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Saturday, June 12, 2021

Volleyball falls to Cal Poly Mustangs and UCSB in eighth straight loss

UCR’s volleyball team (5-14, 1-7) played against Cal Poly San Luis Obisbo (14-6, 7-1) on Thursday, Oct. 26 in their eighth conference game of the season. The 3-0 loss is the most recent in...

Highlander Hot Take: New WNBA labor deal will bring the league more popularity

The WNBA has a widespread reputation for its lack of popularity in comparison to the NBA. The league is commonly criticized as “boring,” as critics declare that women are not able to perform the...

Women’s basketball wraps up season in hard fought loss to UC Irvine

Courtesy of UCR Athletics The University of California, Riverside women's basketball team (8-22, 4-12) took a tough loss to UC Irvine (13-17, 9-7) on Thursday, March 5...

NBA players use their platform to support local communities as a means to help...

With COVID-19 disrupting the lives of millions around the world, many NBA athletes have used their resources to provide masks and other medical supplies to those in need. Some have made donations to different...

UCR women’s basketball beats California State University, Bakersfield 64-56 to get their first conference...

UCR’s women's basketball team had their third Big West Conference game against California State University Bakersfield (CSUB) on Friday, Jan. 22 after various scheduling conflicts due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Despite their constantly...

UCR softball splits doubleheader against UC San Diego

Game 1 After winning two of the three games last week against California State Northridge, the UC Riverside softball team looked to carry that momentum into the doubleheader match against UC San Diego, in which...

Women’s golf finishes 14th in Aggie Invitational

The women’s golf team headed into the Aggie Invitation with momentum after finishing second overall in the Wyoming Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate. That momentum came to a screeching halt once the Highlanders reached Las Cruces,...

Highlander Hot Take: LeBron’s Lakers won’t make the NBA playoffs

LeBron James has been in the NBA finals the past eight seasons in the Eastern Conference, both with the Miami Heat and the Cleveland Cavaliers. During this span, LeBron won a total of three...

Highlander Hot Take: Pascal Siakam is the NBA’s Most Improved Player

Pascal Siakam, a native of Cameroon, did not start playing organized basketball until 2011. He found his way on the basketball court for the first time at Luc Mbah a Moute’s camp in Cameroon....

The Highlander’s NBA Playoffs predictions

Jordan’s Picks: Western Conference: First Round (1) Warriors sweep the (8) Clippers in four games This will be an easy series for the Warriors. Clippers deserve praise for a successful season but their season ends here. Golden...