Sports

Powerhouses Collide This Weekend, Alabama and Georgia Remain Unscaved

Year in year out there are powerhouse college football teams expected to be in the Top 25 college football rankings. The first that comes to mind is the dominant University of Alabama Sooners, coached...
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Gauchos Fall to Loyola Marymount University in Third Consecutive Double Overtime

Friday’s match was a disappointing one, as the Gauchos lost on a set piece in double overtime. This is their fourth game of the season that was decided within the second half of extra time, in which...
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Week 2 NFL Recap

At the end of the first week of this young NFL season, half of the teams in the league were tied for first place, as they were undefeated at 1-0. However, after Week 2, only seven undefeated teams rem...
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Slow, but Promising Start For the Gauchos

This year’s women’s volleyball team will have some work to do if they are to make the end- of-the-year NCAA tournament. Although they started out 1-6 in the 2021 season, they have won their last t...
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Women’s Soccer Comes Out on Top in Close Match

The UC Santa Barbara women’s soccer team secured a hard-fought 1-0 victory last Sunday, against a solid University of San Diego side with a strong defense. This helped break a 5-game streak without ...
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Gauchos Split Last Two Games Against Colgate and Stanford

The Gauchos took their first loss of the season last Monday against a nationally ranked Stanford, with the team struggling in the first half being outshot 10 to 1.
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Courtesy of Global Panorama

Messi and PSG’s Staggering Summer Transfers

With the dust settling from Lionel Messi’s historic transfer from his boyhood club, Barcelona, to nine-time French champions Paris Saint-Germain, it is likely that many are starting to come to terms...
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2021 National Football League Preview

With many teams looking competitive to start the year, this NFL season looks to be an entertaining one.
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Men’s Soccer Back with a Bang

UC Santa Barbara men’s soccer is riding into this season off some recent success they are hoping to translate to this year’s team.
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United States Major Sports Took Major Victories at the Olympics

Every four years the Olympics give some of the United States’ best athletes a chance to compete for medals, some of the U.S. major sports are still being represented in the Olympics, like soccer, ba...
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USA Basketball faced unprecedented challenges at 2020 Olympics

At the 1992 Olympics held in Barcelona, Spain, NBA greats such as Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, and Larry Bird helped lead the United States to a gold medal in the first appearance of professional ba...
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Blazing the Path for More United States Podiums

The United States has had major success in track and field. In recent years, however, the newspapers and headlines have turned their heads towards one of the greatest athletes of all time, Usain Bolt....
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The United States’ Path To Repeat With the Most Summer Olympic Gold Medals

The United States has been dominating at the Summer Olympics for years on end. This year looks to be the same case, as numerous U.S. athletes are heavy favorites for gold medals in Tokyo. 
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Michael McGreevy Taken 18th Overall; Two Other Gauchos Chosen in MLB Draft

Spanning Sunday, July 11 through Tuesday, July 13, the 2021 MLB draft marked another gradual step of the sports world returning to relative normalcy. Caveats were still undoubtedly present; the event ...
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Messi Drives Into the Copa America Semifinals as Ronaldo Spins Out of the Euros

Messi has led Argentina to the Copa America finals — the second biggest tournament for Argentina outside of the World Cup. On the other hand, Ronaldo has been knocked out of Europe’s biggest tourn...
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