| 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
| 7:01 AM
The Vanguard University women's basketball team has now played three halves without Golden State Athletic Conference Player of the Year Riley Holsinger, who is out for the season with a torn ACL in her right knee.
But with two victories in that time,...
| 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...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 9:22 PM
Luke Nelson took his history final Thursday morning. About five hours later, the UC Irvine sophomore guard's attempt to delay finality to a historic men's basketball season bounded off the rim.
Nelson's potential go-ahead three-pointer from about 26...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 7:56 PM
The steps to the UC Irvine men's basketball team's first Big Dance have been frequently performed with a limp.
The No. 13-seeded Anteaters (21-12), who make the 50-year-old program's inaugural appearance in the NCAA Tournament on Friday against No. 4-...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 8:22 PM
UC Irvine (21-12) vs. Louisville (24-8)
When/where: Friday, 1:10 p.m. at KeyArena, Seattle
Radio: Westwood One and KUCI 88.9 FM
Key Anteaters: Sr. F Will Davis (12.9 points, 7.0 rebounds per game); So. G Luke Nelson (10.5 ppg); So. Mamadou...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 11:28 PM
Southern-New Orleans (La.) 84, Vanguard 56
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — The No. 2 seeded Lions fell to No. 7 Southern-New Orelans in the first round of the NAIA Division I Women's Basketball National Championship Wednesday.