Lady Gators overpowered by Cal State Dominguez Hills

December 3, 2017 Sports

The Gators women’s basketball team ran into a hot-shooting Cal State Dominguez Hills Toros team Saturday night and lost 91-76. Junior forward Jhaina Stephens scored a season high 31 points and added 14 rebounds, but the overall team performance was not nearly strong enough to combat the explosive offensive attack from the Toros. The Gators ...

Gators fall to the Toros in double overtime

December 3, 2017 Life Sports

On the second night of a two game homestand, the San Francisco State men’s basketball team lost to the Cal State Dominguez Hills Toros 86-82 in double overtime. This outcome occurred despite the Gators holding a six point lead with 19 seconds remaining in the first overtime. A frenzied sequence of events caused this comfortable ...

Women’s basketball downed by Cal State LA

December 2, 2017 Sports

The California State University, Los Angeles Golden Eagles proved to be too much for the San Francisco State women’s basketball team Friday night, as the Eagles beat the Gators 68-61 in the Purple Out game. The Gators looked good in the first half, as eight points from Tyiteyana Jefferson in the first 10 minutes of ...

Faith unites the Fellowship of Christian Athletes

November 15, 2017 Sports

In the living room of San Francisco State baseball coach Tony Schifano, something bigger than any game is happening with a group of athletes from Gator athletics. Each week, these athletes meet as the Fellowship of Christian Athletes club, or FCA. Since its founding in 1954, FCA has strived to combine two key elements: faith ...

SF State athletic director announces resignation

October 19, 2017 Sports

Charles Guthrie, the director of athletics at San Francisco State since 2014, publicly announced his resignation Wednesday, Oct. 18, which will be effective Nov. 1. Guthrie’s tenure as the head of the Gators athletic department was a short one, but he accomplished a great deal in that time. The biggest of these achievements was the ...

Why the NFL and MLB anthem protests are not about the flag

October 2, 2017 Sports

“Get the son of a bitch off the field right now. Out. He’s fired. He’s fired!” These were President Donald Trump’s words last Friday, Sept. 22 in Huntsville, Alabama, regarding what he would like to hear NFL owners say to their players who do not stand for the national anthem. In response to Trump’s statement, ...

No football Saturdays for SF Gators

September 12, 2017 Sports

Saturdays in the fall are a time when many college students unite around football, yet no yard lines or goalposts can be found at San Francisco State’s Cox Stadium. This is because SF State has been a school without a football team since 1995. This lack of a team is due primarily to Title IX ...

Is NFL team relocation beneficial? Ask a Raiders fan

August 23, 2017 Opinion Sports

After a 19-year break, the NFL has planned and relocated the Oakland Raiders as well as two other teams. In addition to this, the 49ers moved from San Francisco to Santa Clara in 2014 in order to have a more modern stadium while still remaining in the Bay Area. So why all this movement? Seeing ...