| Mar 14, 2014
| 6:40 PM
ANAHEIM — The six remaining seniors in uniform for the UC Irvine women's basketball team played their final three games in socks that displayed the skyline of their native region. It was a fitting gesture for an Anteaters' team that played, by any...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 10:45 PM
ANAHEIM — This was not the kind of history UC Irvine had in mind. But for the first time in 39 Big West Conference men's basketball tournaments, the Anteaters became the first No. 1 seed to lose to a No. 7 seed.
The 61-58 setback to Cal Poly San...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 8:41 PM
Coach Russell Turner was 6 when the UC Irvine men's basketball program entered the Division I ranks. Now, 37 years later, the Anteaters have still yet to qualify for what has commonly been referred to as The Big Dance, the NCAA Tournament that sweeps...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 8:02 PM
Jordan Davidson is a finisher. Whether on the business end of a cross, a through ball, a corner kick or a rebound, the speedy 5-foot-2 Vanguard University women's soccer forward has deposited 29 goals into the net in two years with the Lions.
| Aug 8, 2013
| 10:58 PM
Connor Seabold says he can draw like his talented father, Kirk.
His dad works as a graphic designer. The young Seabold doesn't spend much time drawing these days.
He prefers to paint the outside corner of the plate and brush back batters.
| Aug 13, 2013
| 11:07 PM
The UC Irvine women's soccer team lost just one conference game last season and has lost only two in the last three years. But last year's 5-1-3 Big West Conference record was good for only fourth place for the then-two-time-defending conference...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 11:15 PM
A week ago, Barrett Barbato made his first trip to the StubHub Center, home to the Los Angeles Galaxy. He's far from a soccer fan, but once he made it onto the field, the facility in Carson blew him away.
Only the top high school football teams in the...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 3:31 PM
When it comes to the top 10 Newport-Mesa sports stories of 2013, as selected by the Daily Pilot sports staff, a singular mantra emerges: Work hard. Compete. Win. Celebrate. Repeat.
Five of the top six stories in 2013 shared similar status in 2012,...
| Jan 1, 2014
UC Irvine Pregame
Vs. Morgan State
Thursday, 7:30 p.m,. at Bren Events Center
UC Irvine freshman center Mamadou Ndiaye is the tallest men's basketball player in the NCAA, but he will get the chance to try to pick on someone close to his own size...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 7:46 AM
Camille Buckley is not a business major at UC Irvine. She just plays one on the basketball court.
The Anteaters' senior post is as effusive and effervescent off the court as your average stand-up comedienne. But when it comes time to lace up the hi-...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 7:47 AM
Corona del Mar High senior center Giovanni Gentosi was named the Pacific Coast League MVP as he anchored the Sea Kings' most successful football season in school history.
Gentosi, one of 11 Sea Kings receiving first-team recognition, paved the way to...
| Jan 4, 2014
| 11:32 PM
On Sept. 7, Hayley Hodson received a phone call from Karch Kiraly she will never forget.
The volleyball legend called Hodson the day before her 17th birthday. He told Hodson he had a spot for her to join his U.S. under-23 women's team for an...