Basketball

‘Chos Begin Regular Season

The Gaucho men’s basketball team opens its season this weekend at the University of Oregon’s BTI Invitational, where it plays three games in three days.
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Gauchos Set for Weekend Pair

Looking to rebound from last Thursday’s exhibition loss to Monterey Bay, the UCSB women’s basketball team will open up regular season play this weekend when it travels to Malibu and Los Angeles to...
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Clippers: You Suck and Here’s Why

If one of the people you expect to be a leader on your team is Baron Davis, your team is fucked. There. Is. No. Hope.
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Johnson and Nunnally Combine for 43 In Season-Opening Win

After the Gaucho men’s basketball team committed 18 turnovers in its 68-54 win over Division II Master’s College in an exhibition game at the Thunderdome on Friday night, Head Coach Bob Williams w...
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Gauchos Take Down Masters College in Exhibition

Guard Orlando Johnson and forward James Nunnally combined for 43 points in the Gauchos’ 68-54 win against Master’s College at the Thunderdome on Friday night.
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Basketball Plays Exhibition

In a phone interview yesterday afternoon, junior guard Orlando Johnson talked about his expectations for tonight’s exhibition game against Master’s College at the Thunderdome.
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Defensive-Minded Gauchos Look to Surprise Big West

After failing to qualify for the NCAA tournament last season, UCSB women’s basketball opens up this season with a clear goal in mind.
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Heat Check

Everyone who’s anyone knows about the Miami Heat. LeBron, his decision and the somewhat shady circumstances surrounding the formation of Miami Thrice (sign-and-trades to preempt a tampering investig...
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The NBA: LeBron, Kobe, Carmelo and For Once, the Clippers

Can you feel it in the air? The summer heat is fading away. The visitors are ready to flock to I.V. for Halloween celebrations. And it is currently one of the best times of the year to be a sports fan...
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Once-Forgotten Celtics are Now Looking Luckier

I wrote that the Celtics were over the hill, but some events have transpired — i.e. the Celtics won — that, as of late, have forced me to re-evaluate my entire life.
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