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D-FENCE

Robert Juarez

November 12, 2019

The National Football League became a battle of arms over the last decade. Every team is looking for the next “gunslinger”such as a Brett Favre, Patrick Mahomes, or Lamar Jackson to rifle the ball  down field. However, i...

Nats Win First World Series, DC erupts

Frank Sumrall

November 5, 2019

The Washington Nationals toppled the Houston Astros 6-2 in the winner-take-all Game 7 of the World Series to claim the city’s first-ever Commissioner’s Trophy. Starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg took home World Series MVP h...

SF State embraces throwback era play

Jimmy DeRogatis

November 5, 2019

Head coach Vince Inglima. Photo courtesy sfstategators.com The San Francisco State Men’s basketball team is set to tip-off their season on Friday, Nov. 8 at 5:30 p.m. against rival Academy of Art in San Rafael. The excitement surrounding this year’s team came when Hea...

SFSU Surfers beat Cal, UCSF in ‘Battle of the Bay’ Competition

Jesse Gomez

November 5, 2019

Surfers from San Francisco State University, University of San Francisco and the University of California Berkeley, enter the water for a mock surfing competition at Ocean Beach in San Francisco Nov 2, 2019 (Photo by James Wyatt / Golden Gate Xpress) As seconds fell from t...

Fifth times the charm for Ferguson v Nurmagomedov

Karamel NunezMartinez

October 29, 2019

After Khabib "The Eagle" Nurmagomedov submitted Dustin Poirier in the third round at the Ultimate Fight Championship 242 main event, Tony “El CuCuy” Ferguson, the number one lightweight contender, called out Nurmagomedov...

49ers win while Oakland falls

Jimmy DeRogatis

October 29, 2019

Defensive coordinator Robert Saleh of the niners celebrated a seventh win but a familiar reddish purple face of Raiders Head Coach Jon Gruden unloaded a profanity laced tirade at refs and officials on Sunday because of a sec...

Masvidal no match for Diaz in upcoming welterweight match

Alonso Frias

October 29, 2019

Global superstar and boxing cash cow Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez will move up two weight divisions on Nov. 2, to challenge Light Heavyweight Champion Sergey Kovalev in Vegas. That same day at Madison Square Garden, Jorge Masvidal ...

Late goal surges Gators to fifth seed

Jesse Gomez

October 22, 2019

The gators poured on the pressure in the second half to beat the visiting Cal State East Bay Pioneers 2-1 on Sunday afternoon — capping off a perfect weekend on their home field. The win improves the Gators (8-3/5-2 CCAA) ...

GM Fired: Too Little Too Late

Jesse Gomez

October 20, 2019

After a few big swing and misses by the Houston Astros top brass, the team finally managed to square the ball up on their most recent try. Over the past few years the Astros seemed to make all the right decisions as they ...

Cross Country teams finish in top three

Robert Juarez

October 15, 2019

Sweat-drenched runners hustled through the humidity on Oct. 11 at Golden Gate Park’s Speedway Meadow as the Men’s and Women’s Cross Country teams raced the competition at the SF State Invitational. The women’s team placed wel...

Wrestling season is upon us

Jimmy DeRogatis

October 15, 2019

Many of SF State’s great wrestlers that have walked through the school’s wrestling program gathered at an alumni wrestling ceremony including some canvas combat between the current 2019 Gators wrestling team. The wrestling tea...

Oakland A’s in deadlock due to lawsuit

Kerasa Dimitrios Tsokas

October 15, 2019

Major League Baseball commissioner, Robert Manfred, told Oakland officials earlier this month that unless the city drops its lawsuit, the Oakland A’s might have to relocate. The lawsuit, issued on Sept. 27, prevents Alameda...

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