[responsive-menu]

Basketball

Stephen Manga / Daily Nexus
Stephen Manga / Daily Nexus

UCSB Anticipates Future, Rebuilding Roster With Recruits

Setting a program record for most consecutive Big West wins to close out the season, the UCSB men's basketball team has had a productive offseason with the addition of five recruits and one transfer.
read more

Michael Bryson drives toward the hoop. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus

Gauchos’ Season Ends, Decline in Second Half Leads to 64-49 Loss

Despite entering halftime tied 24-24, the UCSB men's basketball team was unable to contain Old Dominion's 40-25 scoring run in the second half and were defeated 64-49 on Tuesday evening. The Gauchos e...
read more

Michael Bryson drives toward the hoop. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus
Sam Beeler takes two shots from the free throw line. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus
Sam Beeler takes two shots from the free throw line. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus

Gauchos Earn First Postseason Win Since 1990, Face ODU Tonight

A 13-3 run to end the game led to the UCSB men's basketball team to its first postseason victory since 1990 in its 70-63 win over NIU Monday afternoon.
read more

Eric Childress runs the ball around the court to set up a play. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus

UCSB Back in Action, Take on NIU in Vegas 16

Despite not earning a bid to the NCAA Tournament, the 2015-16 season continues for the UCSB men's basketball team as it will face NIU in the first round of the Vegas 16 Tournament this Monday.
read more

Eric Childress runs the ball around the court to set up a play. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus
Michael Bryson pushes the ball to his teammate. Stephen Manga/Daily Nexus
Michael Bryson pushes the ball to his teammate. Stephen Manga/Daily Nexus

Gauchos’ Season Ended in 88-76 Loss to Hawaii in Big West Tournament

After a historic ending to the regular season, the UCSB men's basketball team saw its nine-game winning streak come to an end in its 88-76 loss to Hawaii Friday night in the Big West Conference Tourna...
read more

Michael Bryson searches for a way past the defender. Jenny Luo/Daily Nexus

UCSB Extends Streak to Nine Games, Face No. 1 Seed Hawaii Tonight

A 87-61 rout of UC Davis in the opening round of the Big West Conference Tournament advanced the UCSB men's basketball team to the Semifinals set to take place Friday. The Gauchos will attempt to upse...
read more

Michael Bryson searches for a way past the defender. Jenny Luo/Daily Nexus
Michael Bryson pushes the ball to his teammate. Stephen Manga/Daily Nexus
Michael Bryson pushes the ball to his teammate. Stephen Manga/Daily Nexus

UCSB Opens Big West Tournament against UC Davis

The UCSB men's basketball team will attempt to continue its historic end to the season in its Quarterfinal game versus UC Davis in the Big West Conference Tournament.
read more

Makala Roper pushes past UC Riverside’s defense, attempting to score a point for the Gauchos. Christina DeMarzo/Daily Nexus

71-67 Loss to UC Davis Ends Season for UCSB

After earning its first postseason win since the 2012-13 season, the UCSB women's basketball team's season came to an end with its 71-67 loss to UC Davis in the Quarterfinals of the Big West Conferenc...
read more

Makala Roper pushes past UC Riverside’s defense, attempting to score a point for the Gauchos. Christina DeMarzo/Daily Nexus
Chaya Durr slides around a defender towards the basket. Christina DeMarzo/Daily Nexus
Chaya Durr slides around a defender towards the basket. Christina DeMarzo/Daily Nexus

Gauchos Advance, Face No. 4 Seed UC Davis Tonight

A 62-43 first round victory over UC Irvine Tuesday night handed the UCSB women's basketball team its first postseaosn victory since the 2012-13 season. The fifth seeded Gauchos will face fourth seeded...
read more

Pushing past a defender, Makala Roper works her way to the hoop. Spencer Brandt/Daily Nexus

No. 5 Seeded Gauchos to Face No. 8 Seeded UCI in First Round of BW Tourney Tuesday

After a 2-27, 2-14 conference finish last season, the UCSB women's basketball team will make its return to the Big West Conference Tournament as the No. 5 seed set to face No. 8 seeded UC Irvine this ...
read more

Pushing past a defender, Makala Roper works her way to the hoop. Spencer Brandt/Daily Nexus
John Green dunks the ball after driving down the court. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus
John Green dunks the ball after driving down the court. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus

Gauchos Achieve Season Sweep of Cal Poly, End with Eight-Game Win Streak

The UCSB men's basketball team extended its winning streak to eight games after defeating Blue-Green rival Cal Poly 69-50 on Saturday. Santa Barbara will enter the Big West Conference Tournament as th...
read more

(Cameryn Brock/Daily Nexus)

Gauchos Soar in 2nd Half to Defeat UCR 81-55, Host Cal Poly Saturday for Senior Day

A new record was etched into UCSB men's basketball history as the Gauchos tallied their seventh consecutive Big West victory in a season with their 81-55 victory over UC Riverside Thursday night. UCSB...
read more

(Cameryn Brock/Daily Nexus)
Pushing past a defender, Makala Roper works her way to the hoop. Spencer Brandt/Daily Nexus
Pushing past a defender, Makala Roper works her way to the hoop. Spencer Brandt/Daily Nexus

Season-Lows in Shooting Lead to Rough Ending for Gauchos, Lose 59-45 at Hawaii

In attempt to upset Hawaii on its Senior Night, the UCSB women's basketball team fell short in its worst shooting performance of the season. An improved second half shooting the ball helped lead the R...
read more

Emily Zhang/ Daily Nexus

NBA: Where Chef Curry Happens

Stephen Curry is in the midst of possibly the greatest individual season in NBA history, and we should all appreciate the game’s newest trailblazer. Assistant Sports Editor Jorge Mercado analyzes t...
read more

Emily Zhang/ Daily Nexus
Gabe Vincent shuffles toward the hoop. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus
Gabe Vincent shuffles toward the hoop. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus

Gauchos To Close Season at Home with UCR and Cal Poly

The UCSB men's basketball team has won six straight games over conference opponents and will look to extend its streak against UCR and Cal Poly.
read more