| Apr 10, 2015
| 3:56 PM
Corona del Mar High junior forward Natalia Bruening has earned All-CIF Southern Section Division 3AA status for girls' basketball, as has Estancia junior point guard Maya Van Den Heever for Division 4AA.
Bruening, the Pacific Coast League MVP, earns...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 5:31 PM
Estancia High junior point guard Maya Van Den Heever has earned Orange Coast League girls' basketball MVP honors.
Van Den Heever is joined on the first team all-league by her Eagles teammates, senior guard Slade Garnett and freshman forward Finley...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 5:38 PM
Newport Harbor High girls' basketball junior point guard McKenna Izzi has earned first-team All-Sunset League honors for girls' basketball.
Izzi averaged team-highs of 12.5 points and 2.5 steals per game for Newport Harbor, also earning 3.6 rebounds and...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 11:55 PM
Corona del Mar High junior forward Natalia Bruening has earned Pacific Coast League MVP honors for girls' basketball.
Bruening is joined on the first team all-league by senior forward Maria King and senior point guard Brianna Westrup.
| Apr 1, 2015
| 11:55 PM
At 7-foot-6, UC Irvine sophomore Mamadou Ndiaye is the tallest player in NCAA men's college basketball. He has less than a month, however, to decide whether he has already hit his ceiling at the amateur level.
Ndiaye, who averaged 10.5 points, 5.1...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 8:35 PM
A weekend flirtation with George Mason has resulted in an agreement from the UC Irvine athletic department to raise men's basketball coach Russell Turner's salary and extend the length of his contract, UCI Athletic Director Mike Izzi and Turner...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 9:47 PM
Vanguard University junior Riley Holsinger has been named first-team NAIA All-American in women's basketball.
Vanguard junior Samantha Doucette was named to the second team.
Holsinger, the Golden State Athletic Conference Player of the Year, averaged...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 11:21 PM
Corona del Mar High senior forward Kevin Fults earned the Pacific Coast League MVP award for lifting the boys' basketball program to an undefeated league championship and a CIF Southern Section Division 3A runner-up finish.
Fults is on the first team...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 9:19 PM
Like most teenagers, Kevin Fults is looking forward to spring break. It cannot come soon enough for the Corona del Mar High senior.
Fults won't be traveling or partying during spring break. The plan for Fults is to get physical therapy, massages and...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 1:16 AM
HUNTINGTON BEACH — The high school boys' volleyball team Corona del Mar faced on Monday hadn't lost in two years. You have to go all the way back to the final of the Orange County Championships to find out when was the last time an opponent downed...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 11:08 PM
UC Irvine Coach Russell Turner has long said that his goal is for his team to be playing its best basketball at this time of year.
Injuries made that a virtual impossibility in a 68-62 Big West Conference men's home win over Cal State Fullerton on...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 8:51 PM
Amid the smell of popcorn and pizza, the bobbing gold and blue balloons and the blaring 5-foot projection TVs, fans of UC Irvine basketball had the jitters.
Hundreds of students and alumni crowded the Newkirk Alumni Center on campus Friday afternoon...