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Duncan retires ranked fifth in career blocked shots (3,020), sixth in rebounds (15,091), seventh in games played (1,392) and 14th in points (26,496). / Photo Courtesy of slamonline.com/
Duncan retires ranked fifth in career blocked shots (3,020), sixth in rebounds (15,091), seventh in games played (1,392) and 14th in points (26,496). / Photo Courtesy of slamonline.com/

Farewell to the Big Fundamental

Tim Duncan's decision to retire has the entire NBA world and assistant sports editor Jorge Mercado reminiscing over the great career of the big fundamental.
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The (Hard) Life of a San Diego Sports Fan

Staff Writer Duncan MacPhee discusses his thoughts on the sports landscape in San Diego and his hopes that one day a San Diego team will bring him the joy of a major championship.
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UCSB fans cheering on their Gauchos at Omaha. O'Colly / Devin Wilber
UCSB fans cheering on their Gauchos at Omaha. O'Colly / Devin Wilber

2016 UCSB Baseball Season Recap

The Gauchos had a tremendous 2016 campaign and the future looks bright going forward for baseball here in Santa Barbara.
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After losing in his fourth major final in nine years, Messi has decided to retire. AP Photo / Matt Slocum

The End of a Brilliant International Career

After an amazing nine-year career for Argentina, Lionel Messi has decided to retire from international play due to another heartbreaking loss in a major competition final.
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After losing in his fourth major final in nine years, Messi has decided to retire. AP Photo / Matt Slocum
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Photo courtesy of usatoday.com

Red Flags Surround Klinsmann’s Tenure with the USMNT

After enduring a 4-0 defeat to Argentina in the Copa America Semi-final round, the U.S. Men's National Team once again underperformed and the blame primarily belongs to the coaching woes of Head Coach...
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Tim Lincecum went six innings allowing only four hits and one run in his first start since 2015. Gregory Bull / Associated Press

The Freak is Back

Tim Lincecum has made his way back to the MLB and with a strong outing in his first appearance in an Angels uniform, staff writer Antonia Bird believes the Freak is back.
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Tim Lincecum went six innings allowing only four hits and one run in his first start since 2015. Gregory Bull / Associated Press
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Photo courtesy of basketballinsiders.com

2016 NBA Mock Draft

Prepared to tip-off this evening, the 2016 NBA Draft entail an abundance of talented prospects looking to excel at the next level. Staff writer Liam Bailey breaks down some of the potential lottery pi...
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UCSB Eliminated from College World Series

Two days after eliminating Miami from the College World Series, the UCSB baseball team suffered the same fate after Arizona shut them out 3-0 in Wednesday night’s elimination match.
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After averaging 30.1 ppg in the regular season, Curry only managed 22.6 ppg in the Finals. Mike Ehrmann / Getty Images
After averaging 30.1 ppg in the regular season, Curry only managed 22.6 ppg in the Finals. Mike Ehrmann / Getty Images

More than a Loss

The game seven loss to the Cavaliers on Sunday Night was a devastating one for every Warrior fan, player, executive involved, but it most likely hurt the image of the leagues first unanimous MVP, Step...
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Witnessing The “King” Prevail

Despite facing a 3-1 deficit, LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers managed to fulfill what no other team in NBA history has ever achieved by winning the series 4-3. Leading the Cavs' triumph was J...
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Redshirt sophomore second baseman J.J. Muno went 2-4 with one RBI and one run to lead his team to victory. O'Colly / Devin WIlber
Redshirt sophomore second baseman J.J. Muno went 2-4 with one RBI and one run to lead his team to victory. O'Colly / Devin WIlber

UCSB Eliminates Miami From CWS, Keeps Championship Hopes Alive

The Gauchos were facing elimination for the first time this postseason heading into their match-up against the Hurricanes, but responded in solid fashion defeating Miami 5-3.
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Junior Shane Bieber pitched a complete game allowing only six hits and one run is the Gauchos loss. O'Colly / Devin Wilber

Cowboys Shutout Gauchos in Opening Round of College World Series

UCSB struggled to score any runs on Oklahoma State's Thomas Hatch leading to a shutout loss in the opening match.
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Junior Shane Bieber pitched a complete game allowing only six hits and one run is the Gauchos loss. O'Colly / Devin Wilber
Commencing ceremonies at Omaha / Photo Courtesy of @NCAACWS on Twitter
Commencing ceremonies at Omaha / Photo Courtesy of @NCAACWS on Twitter

UCSB Ready To Take Center Stage at First College World Series

After sweeping through the Vanderbilt Regionals and the Super Regionals, the Gauchos are ready to take center stage as they face-off against Oklahoma State in their first match of the College World Se...
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NBA Free Agency: Celtics Searching for Gold

With NBA Free Agency set to begin in less than a month, staff writer Liam Bailey discusses the fate of the Boston Celtics and the possible moves that could be made in preparation for\ the 2016-17 seas...
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JJ Muno catches a ball after it bounced through the infield. Dustin Harris / Daily Nexus
JJ Muno catches a ball after it bounced through the infield. Dustin Harris / Daily Nexus

Walk-Off Grand Slam Sends Gauchos To First Ever College World Series

UCSB knocked off No. 2 Louisville in one of the most wild finishes in UCSB baseball history.
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