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NFL: A late season review and early playoff picture

December marks the point in the NFL season when the sprint to postseason begins for the teams that are still in the race, and everyone else begins to look ahead to a long offseason. Off...

Women’s basketball upends Santa Barbara, falls short to Cal Poly

Feb. 19, 2015 Highlanders 71 - Gauchos 65 This week the Highlanders hit the road to square off against two Big West conference foes beginning with a Thursday evening contest with the UC Santa Barbara Gauchos....

Track and field breaks records at Triton Invitational

The UC Riverside track and field team turned in a record-breaking performance at UCSD in the Triton Invitational on Saturday, with Breana Jemison and Deja Watkins setting school records in the discus and shot...

UC Riverside’s newest athletic director is here to stay

Prior to meeting UC Riverside’s newest athletics director (AD), Tamica Smith Jones, I was quite unsure of what to expect. I had heard she was a “ball of energy” but still, I wondered. Is...

Volleyball splits the week and ends winning streak in the process

November 13, 2015 Mustangs 3 – Highlanders 0 UC Riverside volleyball continued to struggle in the Big West conference with a one-sided loss to Cal Poly San Luis Obispo this past Friday. After losing to Poly on...

UCR Unfiltered: Women’s basketball is a tale of three journeys

                                  This year’s women’s basketball team is not just good, it’s arguably the best in the program’s history. With a 6-0 start to conference play that has the team as the frontrunner to win the...

UCR men’s basketball falls in final two games of regular season

The UC Riverside men’s basketball team played two hard-fought games this week, one against UC Santa Barbara and one against conference and Southern California rival UC Irvine. Yet in both, the Highlanders came up...

Athletes from Abroad: Alex Larsson and Menno Dijkstra

Below is the debut piece from "Athletes from Abroad",  the Highlander's newest sports series which profiles UCR's international athletes and their respective journeys adjusting to the states and American culture. Enjoy. As the stereotype goes, student athletes have busy...

UCR men’s soccer begins to regain team culture

  The 2016 UCR men’s soccer team opened up 3-3 against a talented field of non-conference opponents. Head Coach Tim Cupello wanted exactly that, in order to strengthen his team and get them used to...
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Dikymbe Martin continues to shine despite UCR loss

UC Riverside's men's basketball team took on the University of Utah on Friday, Nov. 25 in Utah. UCR was coming off of a win against Fresno Pacific where they won by 40 and freshman...