Gator men's basketball throttles Sonoma State Seawolves

December 9, 2012 News Sports

The Gators were able to stifle the Sonoma State offense in a key win before winter break. The Gators handled their opponents easily Saturday night, trouncing the Seawolves 63-49 at The Swamp in the team’s second meeting this week. Both teams entered the game 2-1 in CCAA play respectively, with the Gators leaving with the ...

Decensae White powers his way to Gators' basketball court

December 5, 2012 Sports

Against all odds, Decensae White was determined to pave his own way. After three years of Division I basketball, he found his place as a Gator. White, 24, has gone down the road less traveled on his way to SF State. A former blue chip college recruit, the Pacifica native was raised to be a basketball ...

Men's basketball edged out by Cal State East Bay Pioneers

December 1, 2012 News Sports

The Gators opened up CCAA play against the Cal State East Bay Pioneers Friday night in a fiercely competitive match that ended 80-76 to the Pioneers. The game had the makings of a prizefight, with both teams striking heavy blows early on, only to be put on the ropes by the other. [HTML1] “We didn’t ...

Lecturer revives history of baseball class

November 28, 2012 Sports

The smell of freshly cut grass, the crack of the bat and the roar of the crowd as the ball flies over the outfield fences are all familiar to baseball aficionados, but will soon be the subject of lectures and exams. For the first time since 2008, University history lecturer Mark Sigmon will revive the course ...

Snowfall opens opportunities for SF State Ski and Snowboard Club

November 6, 2012 Sports

Most sports bend nature to their will, but snow sports rise and fall at the whim of winter. With two feet of snow already blanketing parts of Northern California, Bay Area snowboarders and skiers are looking forward to the coming season, which holds significantly more promise than last year. “We had a very low snowfall ...

Former goalkeeper Mike McNeill fulfills coaching dream

October 16, 2012 Sports

Mike McNeill watches the ball’s path as it cuts through the air toward the keeper, judging the potency of the strike and the movement of the ball. He decides what the next move should be all in a matter of seconds. But McNeill isn’t in front of the net. The former goalkeeper for the SF State ...

Remodeled Student Information Center launches soft opening at SF State's Cesar Chavez Center

September 19, 2012 News

The newly remodeled Student Information Center was unveiled for a soft opening Wednesday afternoon in the Cesar Chavez Student Center. The former information desk has been transformed into a one-stop center for all student inquiry. The center features a new, sleeker design including television screens with Muni schedules and other transportation options, such as schedules ...

SF State Rugby club in position for a promising season

September 13, 2011 Sports

Jake Patricio’s rugby career at SF State started so suddenly, it was practically a calling. When he noticed a few guys tossing a rugby ball around in the quad on campus, he knew he wanted to join them. “I always wanted to play a sport in college,” Patricio said. “I played rugby in high school ...