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Saturday, February 16, 2019

Highlander Hot Take: The Hawks should aim for the playoffs, not the lottery

On paper, the Atlanta Hawks don’t appear to be a very talented team. They look like they are one of the worst teams in the league and will likely receive a high lottery pick...

Women’s Basketball fends off Hawaii and tops UCSB to notch three straight conference wins

Despite leading by as many as 20 points, the UC Riverside women’s basketball team (10-11, 4-3) was able to fend off a late fourth quarter comeback by Hawaii (7-12, 3-3) for a 60-55 victory. The...

Highlander Hot Take: The NBA All-Star voting system needs an overhaul

The NBA All-Star game is sold as the ultimate fan experience, but as we saw in this year’s selection process, that really isn’t the case. At the end of fan voting, rookie sensation Luka...

Men’s Tennis suffers two tough losses to start five-match road trip

Following their statement 4-3 win at home over Air Force, the UC Riverside men’s tennis team hoped to continue their stellar play on the road as they embarked on a five match road trip...

Women’s tennis earn first victory of the year against Hope International

UC Riverside’s women’s tennis faced off against Hope International (0-1) on Friday afternoon at the SRC Tennis Courts. The team put on a dominating performance on their home turf, taking down Hope International 7-0...

Men’s Basketball goes winless in disappointing week

  Just a week ago, the Highlanders (8-15, 2-5) downed the Cal Poly Mustangs (5-14, 1-5) in a dominating road victory, shooting 50 percent for the game and limiting Cal Poly to just 35 percent...

Men’s Tennis outlasts Air Force in statement win at home

After nearly getting swept in last season’s matchup, the UC Riverside men’s tennis team (3-2) issued payback against Air Force (3-1) this time around, outlasting the academy with a final score of 4-3 at...

Women’s basketball gets revenge win over Long Beach

After an embarrassing 18-point loss against Long Beach State back on Jan. 10, UCR’s women’s basketball team got some revenge at The Pyramid with a 73-59 win over the 49ers on Thursday, Jan. 24....

Men’s basketball split their two road games

After defeating Hawaii on Saturday, the Highlanders (8-13) followed up the win with another one against the Cal Poly Mustangs (4-13). They defeated the Mustangs with a final score of 74-51. Wanting to experiment...

Highlander Hot Take: Why the NFL must change replay review protocols

To anyone who watched Championship Sunday: What a mess. Tom Brady is going to another Super Bowl, and the New Orleans Saints were completely hosed over a missed pass interference (PI) call. It is just...