KOBE and the future

Kobe Bryant: The Lakeshow Sensei

Without a doubt Kobe Bryant will go down in NBA history as one of the greatest to ever play the game. As fulfilling it is to see the Black Mamba back on the court after an injury riddled span of three...
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UCSB Visits Midwest for Season Opener, Bryson Suspended

After a strong exhibition performance, in which senior guards Michael Bryson and John Green combined for 43 points in a 66-45 win over SFSU, the UCSB men's basketball team will be on the road at Nebra...
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Michael Bryson searches for a way past the defender. Jenny Luo/Daily Nexus
Onome Jemerigbe races down the court past the opponents’ defenders. Jenny Luo/Daily Nexus

Gauchos Make Season Debut on the Road at Washington State, Face Idaho on Sunday

Head Coach Bonnie Henrickson prepares for her first regular season game with the UCSB women's basketball team this Friday at Washington State. The Gauchos will continue their season opening weekend at...
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Gauchos Confident Heading into Rematches After Success Earlier in Season

Two weeks remain on the schedule for the UCSB women's volleyball team. At 6-17 overall and 2-10 in Big West play, the Gauchos hope to emulate their winning performances against Cal State Fullerton and...
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Jaylen Villanueva dives for a short ball. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus
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MPSF Seeding at Stake in Regular Season Finale

The MPSF Tournament takes place next Friday, Nov. 20th, and the UCSB men's water polo team has a chance to solidify its chances in its final game.
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Big West Tournament Semis: Time to Shine

The Gauchos haven't won a postseason game since 2011, but will have a great shot tomorrow at home against a UC Davis team they went 2-0 against in the regular season.
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Dioseline Lopez moves the ball down the court. Jenny Luo/Daily Nexus

Promising Start for Henrickson & UCSB, Nearly Force OT in 70-67 Exhibition Loss vs CSUDH

Despite its 70-67 exhibition loss to Cal State Dominguez Hills on Sunday, the UCSB women's basketball team is headed in a progressive direction with new Head Coach Bonnie Henrickson guiding the team.
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Strong Second Half Powers Gauchos to Win in Preseason Opener

Senior guards John Green and Michael Bryson both hit the 20-point mark as they led UCSB to a season-opening exhibition victory.
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Jessica Clegg pushes the ball forward. Christina DeMarzo/Daily Nexus

Burkenroad Hat Trick Sinks Gauchos in First Round of Big West Tournament

Despite taking a 2-1 lead into halftime, UCSB faltered as it couldn't find a way to keep Fullerton off the board in the second half.
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No. 6 UCSB Falls to No. 1 UCLA, Defeats No. 16 UCSD in OT

In their second to last weekend of the regular season, the Gauchos bounced back from a difficult matchup with the Bruins to pick up a win in a high scoring game with the Tritons.
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Mitchell Hamilton pump fakes, successfully distracting the defense. Eric Swenson/Daily Nexus
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Men’s and Women’s Swim Both Victorious Over UCSD at Home

Both UCSB swim teams were in action at home this past weekend, each picking up a win over the Tritons.
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Inability to Close Sets Leaves Gauchos Frustrated with Losses to UCI & UC Davis

Unable to overcome its struggles in tight sets, the UCSB women's volleyball team encountered a 3-1 loss to UC Irvine on Saturday and was swept by UC Davis on Friday.
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Emilia Petrachi returns a serve. Dustin Harris/Daily Nexus
Gabe Vincent dribbles past the defender.
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Men’s Basketball Set for First Tip Off in Post Big-Al Era

The UCSB men's basketball team gears up for its first exhibition game this Sunday. With former center Alan "Big Al" Williams on to bigger and better things, can the Gauchos prove they are still a domi...
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Fantasy Sports Island: NFL Week 9

Need a win or two in your fantasy league? Staff Writer Daniel Moebus-Bowles has the best advice for improving your fantasy squad heading into Week 9 of the NFL season.
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The Bay’s Golden Boy

Having one of the most historical starts to a season in NBA history is the Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry. Through just four games, the reigning NBA MVP and NBA Champion is proving why he is one...
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