Inglima steps up as new head coach of Gators men’s basketball

May 9, 2017 Sports

Assistant coach Vince Inglima was named interim head coach of the SF State men’s basketball team after Paul Trevor, head coach of seven years, announced his departure to Stanislaus State April 26. Inglima was hired as Trevor’s lead assistant coach in 2013. During his time as Trevor’s right-hand man, Inglima has experienced the growth of ...

All work and no pay makes NCAA a poor sport

April 19, 2017 Sports

Student athletes put their blood, sweat and tears, nearly all year round, into school and their sport. They are dedicated to their coaches and their employer, the NCAA, but don’t benefit from their work financially. The NCAA receives $1.1 billion from CBS and Turner for the rights to broadcast March Madness. ESPN pays the NCAA ...

The curious case of Colin Kaepernick

April 4, 2017 Opinion Sports 1 Comment

One of these quarterbacks is not like the others: Mike Glennon, Brian Hoyer, Josh Mccown, Matt Barkley and Colin Kaepernick. Kaepernick is the only one listed that has led his team to a Super Bowl. He is the only one who started more than half of his team’s games in 2016, and the only one ...

Gators bats come alive in battle against Menlo Oaks

April 4, 2017 News Sports

The SF State Gators baseball team’s bats came alive on Tuesday afternoon at Maloney Field as they crushed the Menlo Oaks 17-2. The parade of runs started early as the Gators batted around the order, scoring six runs in the first inning. After starting pitcher Grant Vogenthaler pitched a 1-2-3 inning in the top half ...

All-Conference Gators leading the way in historic season

March 10, 2017 Sports

Although they fell short in the CCAA championship game against University of California, San Diego Saturday night, the Gators are having an extraordinary season. This point was highlighted this weekend when four players of this year’s men’s basketball team were named to the CCAA All Conference Team members. Junior and senior guards Warren Jackson and ...

Sneakers: you look good, you play good

March 1, 2017 Opinion

Every young basketball player’s dream is to play in the NBA and have their own signature shoe. Most of us don’t get there, so we settle for wearing the shoes of our favorite players. Famous ballers like Jordan, Kobe, LeBron and Curry, and the shoe companies, have been taking our money for years. In life, ...

The Swamp goes wild with Gators’ playoff win

February 28, 2017 News Sports

It was not a fun night to be a California State University, Los Angeles Golden Eagle on Tuesday night in the Swamp. Not only did the Golden Eagles take a beating on the court, but the capacity crowd let them know whose territory they were on. The student section, decked out in gray “The Road ...

Gators look ready for postseason with victory on Senior night

February 20, 2017 Sports

The Gators beat California State University, Los Angeles Golden Eagles 96-76 on Saturday’s Senior Night. Before the game, a short ceremony was conducted for seniors Coley Apsay, Nick Calcaterra, AJ Kahlon, Derrick Brown and Israel Hakim. Head Coach Paul Trevor started all five seniors to pay tribute to the outgoing players. The all-senior starting five ...

Gators win pendulum game against Toros

February 18, 2017 Sports

SF State men’s basketball held on to their winning streak, conquering Cal State Dominguez Hills Toros 78-68 Friday night. The packed house at the Swamp witnessed a tense game that saw multiple lead changes and random swings of momentum. Both teams started the game sluggish with neither setting an offensive tone and several missed turnovers ...

Gators guard takes charge

February 15, 2017 Sports

Junior guard Warren Jackson stood near half-court with an ear-to-ear smile on his face. The buzzer had just sounded on a thrilling overtime win against California State University Stanislaus. Gators head coach Paul Trevor turned from shaking hands with the Stanislaus coach when he saw Jackson and the two immediately engaged in an emotional hug. ...

Gators ferocious defense paves way for OT win

February 4, 2017 Sports

SF State overcame an 8 point halftime deficit to defeat California State University, Stanislaus in an overtime thriller, 77-72, that saw five ties and 13 lead changes. The Swamp was lively as the Gators started the game on a 7-0 run, holding Stanislaus scoreless for the first six minutes of the game. Stanislaus fought their ...

Gators favor Falcons in Super Bowl LI

February 4, 2017 Sports

The Super Bowl may be the largest unofficial sports holiday in American culture with family, friends and sports fans alike celebrating with barbecues and watch parties all across the country. Even if you aren’t necessarily a football fan, chances are the big game is impacting your life in some way. Super Bowl LI has a ...