Verdict in Brandon Johnson point-shaving case made official Ex-basketball player Brandon Johnson sentenced to six months in prison for his role in the point-shaving scandal

By Edwin Blebu ASST. SPORTS EDITOR Less than two years ago, ex-Torero basketball player Brandon Johnson ‘10 was indicted along with nine others for running a sports betting business to control the outcomes of basketball games. On Nov. 16, 2012, Johnson pled guilty to conspiracy to committ sports bribery with […]

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March madness

By Alex Bullock SPORTS EDITOR March is now upon us, and for college basketball fans around the country one phrase comes to mind this time of year: March Madness. A lot of times the March Madness name is thought to relate to simply the NCAA basketball tournament, but the madness […]

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Men’s baseball team notches first victory at Fowler Park After being swept by the rival San Diego State Aztecs in their opening weekend of the season, the Toreros bounce back to win three out of four against the Golden Flashes of Kent State University

By Hunter Jameson CONTRIBUTOR With the season finally under way, Torero baseball had a great week of practice in preparation for their series against the Kent State Golden Flashes. They hosted the Mid-American conference competitor at Fowler Park in a four game series that started Friday, Feb. 22. Junior ace […]

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Elimination stage gets underway for UEFA Champions League The first of two matches for the Round of 16 fixtures are complete as AC Milan, Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich look to be in position to advance

By Connor Phillips CONTRIBUTOR Even though it may not be that popular in the United States, all of Europe is paying attention to the Union of European Football Associations Champions League. UEFA is the European branch of FIFA and oversees all of European soccer. Over the past two weeks the […]

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The ethics of fandom

By Alex Bullock SPORTS EDITOR Last week I was watching highlights from NBA games on ESPN when I saw one for a game between the Miami Heat and the Chicago Bulls. It seemed like a normal highlight to me, showing LeBron James and the Heat going on to beat the […]

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Toreros fall to Aztecs in historic season opener

By Hunter Jameson CONTRIBUTOR The Torero baseball team opened up its 2013 campaign against cross-town rival in the San Diego State University Aztecs. After months of construction and hard work, Fowler Park was unveiled to the players and fans of San Diego USD baseball. Turner Construction Company finished this $13.8 […]

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