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Lacrosse / Sports

UCSB Sets Sights on Championship, Enters Tournament as No. 2 Seed

UCSB women’s lacrosse heads to Colorado Springs to participate in the WCLA National Championship Tournament this week, beginning play Wednesday against the University of Minnesota. The Gauchos enter the tournament as the No. 2 seed while the Gophers go in as the underdog at No. 15. UCSB is currently 14-2 […]

Ice Hockey / Sports

NHL: Five Players to Watch:

1.) Philadelphia Flyers, Center, Claude Giroux #28 Giroux has proved time and time again that he can elevate his game when his team needs it most. A passionate player who possesses a rare combination of creativity, skill and toughness, Giroux can change the outcome of a game anytime he touches […]

Basketball / Sports

UCSB Welcomes University of Pacific to the Thunderdome for Big West Matchup

The UCSB men’s basketball team will play the second of a three-game homestand tonight against the University of the Pacific. The Gauchos, currently 16-9 overall and 10-4 in league play, are tied for the No. 2 spot in the Big West Conference along with Cal State Fullerton. UCSB is guaranteed […]

Basketball / Sports

Gauchos Offense Overpowers UC Irvine 85-62 Away From Home

Sophomore guard Kyle Boswell put up a career-high 19 points and made five three-point baskets to help the Gauchos beat UC Irvine on the road Wednesday night. Senior guard Orlando Johnson recorded a double-double with 25 points and 10 rebounds during the game. With the win, UCSB improves its record […]

Armchair QB / Sports

AQB: Really, Forbes?

Forbes.com listed NASCAR drivers as two of the top three of its ‘Most Influential Athletes.’ AQB says: