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Sunday, November 18, 2018

Golden goal sends men’s soccer to first-ever Big West tournament final

For the first time in program history, the UC Riverside men’s soccer team (7-9-2, 5-2-1) will appear in the Big West Conference Tournament final. The Highlanders knocked off defending champion Cal State Fullerton (7-5-9,...

De’Aaron Fox is a legitimate Most Improved Player candidate

De’Aaron Fox’s development has been easy to miss, mainly because his team, the Sacramento Kings, aren’t very good and don’t usually receive national coverage (four nationally televised games). I had noticed a subtle uptick...

UCR Volleyball wins home thriller, finishes week with split

The Highlanders volleyball team (7-15, 2-8) returned to action on the road at Cal State  Northridge (7-17, 3-9) Tuesday, Oct. 30, looking to keep their momentum going following a win against Cal State Fullerton....

Highlander Hot Take: Fixing the NBA Playoffs

Over the past few years, we have all heard rumblings about NBA Commissioner Adam Silver considering tweaking the NBA Playoffs. The WNBA already features a format without conferences, and it’s been successful thus far....

Men’s golf shoot their way to sixth place finish at Bill Cullum Invitational

Head Coach Rick Todd preached that it would take time for his team to come together following two sub-par tournament finishes, as things finally started clicking for the Highlanders at the Bill Cullum Invitational,...

Volleyball gets swept 3-0 by Hawai’i

Though the Highlanders (6-13, 1-7) fell 3-0 to Hawai’i (12-6, 8-1), the second-placed team in the Big West standings right now, the game score doesn’t accurately portray how competitive each set was. With the score...

Women’s soccer earns crucial 1-0 victory over Long Beach on Senior Night

The UC Riverside women’s soccer team (11-2-3, 2-2-2) earned a much needed 1-0 win over Long Beach State (8-5-2, 3-1-1) on Thursday night. The win came as seven seniors were honored for Senior Night. After...

Men’s soccer has officially flipped the switch

Highlanders earn another clean sheet in 1-0 win over Northridge The Highlanders (5-9-1, 3-2-0) continued to roll in conference play with another win, this time over Cal State Northridge (8-6-1, 2-2-1) on Wednesday, Oct. 17....

A Deep Dive into the NBA Season

A new NBA season is upon us, and that means we are in for another year of brilliant performances, Twitter beef and breakout seasons from some of the association’s up-and-coming stars. Join the Highlander’s...

Women’s soccer ties at home for second consecutive game

In a back-and-forth match against UC Irvine (7-5-2, 3-0-1), the UCR women’s soccer team tied at home for the second time in a row. The Highlanders (10-1-3, 1-1-2) tied on Thursday, Oct. 11, after...