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Three takeaways from Women’s basketball’s loss against Long Beach State

The UCR women’s basketball team (6-10) played against Long Beach State (4-10) on Thursday, Jan. 10 and were blown out by a near 20-point margin, 63-45. While watching the game I realized there were...

Softball splits games with Maryland at Amy Harrison Classic

The UCR softball team hosted the Amy Harrison Classic from Friday, Feb. 22-24. The Highlanders hosted the University of Maryland, the University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV) and Portland State. Riverside kicked off their...

Softball bounces back from series loss with win over Cal Baptist

Following a tough series against the Cal Poly Mustangs in which they struggled to contain the oppositions bats, the Highlanders (20-15, 3-3) looked to bounce back against the Cal Baptist Lancers (16-24, 3-6). Both teams...

Year in Review: A Timeline of UCR Athletics’ Best Moments of the 2018-19 School...

The 2018-19 school year brought many memorable, historic moments for UCR Athletics. Below are The Highlander’s picks for the top sports moments for the 2018-19 school year. Sep. 29-30, 2018: Jakeishya Le wins the Wyoming...

Women’s basketball defeats New Mexico State in season-opening trip

UCR’s women’s basketball team clinched their first official win of the season on Tuesday, Nov. 5 at New Mexico State, 60-58.  The Highlanders (1-2) tipped off their season with a trip to the southwest, stopping at...

NBA All-Star predictions

NBA All-Star Weekend is a time of excitement and fun for players and fans alike. The best of the best in the league are recognized for their hard work by being named...

The NCAA shutdown will cause senior student-athletes at UC Riverside to reevalute their future

On Friday, March 13, the Big West Conference moved from indefinitely suspending to cancelling all spring conference and non-conference competition and championship events for the 2020 season. This announcement came the day...

Big West announces that basketball competition will return for the 2020-21 season

On Wednesday, Oct. 21, the Big West Conference announced the 2020-21 conference schedules for men’s and women’s basketball teams. Athletics events, college or otherwise, were canceled amidst the coronavirus pandemic, and the future of...

UCR women’s basketball comes a bit short against UC San Diego in Game 1

UCR’s (7-8, 5-6) women’s basketball team closed out their first game against UC San Diego (UCSD) with a loss on Friday, Feb. 19. Playing in the SRC arena, the Highlanders did their best to...

Highlander Spotlight: Women’s Basketball Head Coach Nicole Powell is ready to make her mark...

After many ups and downs this past season, the head coach of the women’s basketball team, Nicole Powell, is enjoying her time at home with her family and 11-month old baby. This past season...