| Apr 15, 2015
| 5:24 PM
Humility, respect and deference to authority are not necessarily the building blocks for an alpha athlete.
And in the case of UC Irvine senior Zack La Cavera, his predilection for politeness has, at times, stunted an ascension to men's volleyball...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 11:49 PM
Newport Harbor High senior wide receiver Keaton Cablay has committed to play football at Cal Lutheran, said Sailors Coach Jeff Brinkley.
"It's a great spot for him," Brinkley said, referring to the NCAA Division III program in Thousand Oaks that last...
| 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
| 6:27 PM
UC Davis men's soccer senior Brian Ford, a Corona del Mar High alumnus, has been named one of 29 recipients of the prestigious NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship, the collegiate governing body recently announced.
Ford, a defender for the Aggies who wrapped...
| 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 17, 2015
| 7:54 PM
A big part of the college experience is doing things you have never done before.
The UC Irvine men's basketball team capturing the school's first Big West Conference Tournament championship Saturday, and with it the program's inaugural berth into the...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 6:03 PM
Together they sat and watched a projection screen, with anticipation. The UC Irvine Anteaters began to get excited when they saw Louisville (24-8) flash up as the No. 4 seed in the East Region during the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament Selection Show...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 12:44 AM
ANAHEIM — UC Irvine is celebrating its 50th year of existence and there are few traditions that have stood the test of five decades. But the inability of the Anteaters' men's basketball team to make the NCAA Division I tournament is still one of...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 11:15 PM
He is, by birth, Will Davis II. And the UC Irvine senior has fashioned a memorable four-year men's basketball career by putting the team first.
A 6-foot-8, 210-pound forward, Davis has the unique ability to both stand out and blend in. Either way, there...