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NBA Playoffs: Anything Can Happen
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NBA Playoffs: Anything Can Happen

Sports Editor Kristen Henneman takes an in-depth look at some of the top stories in professional basketball in the Nexus’ around the NBA blog.

Sports / Tennis

UCSB Nearly Completes Upset Over LBSU

The UCSB women’s tennis team had two third-set chances to clinch the upset over the top team in the Big West, but visiting No. 51 Long Beach State held strong and barely edged out a 4-3 win over UCSB on Saturday. The Gauchos are now 8-12 overall and 3-2 in […]

Sports

Underdogs Are What Keeps The Sports World Turning

I wonder why I like watching people who are bigger, faster and stronger than I’ll ever be try their damnedest to put a ball into a hoop, or hit a ball with a wooden stick, and I wonder how a face like Kobe Bryant’s becomes synonymous with the city of Los Angeles.