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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Men’s basketball blows lead late in loss to Cal Poly

UC Riverside’s men’s basketball team (5-17, 0-8) attempted to get their first conference win of the season at Cal Poly (7-15, 2-6) on Wednesday, Jan. 31, but despite keeping it close throughout its entirety,...

The wild “West” of lacrosse

The game of lacrosse has long been dominated by those on the East Coast. From high school teams all the way to the professional level, the East Coast states have overwhelmingly outperformed other states...

Men’s and women’s tennis go winless in week

UC Riverside’s men’s tennis team (2-6) dropped their first game of the week on Friday, Feb. 2 in Las Vegas to UNLV (2-2), 4-2. The Highlanders secured the doubles point by winning two of...

UCR women’s track and field breaks record at Mountain T

After a shaky showing at the UW Invitational, the UCR track and field team sent four athletes to the Mountain T Invitational at Northern Arizona University from Friday, Feb. 2 to Saturday, Feb. 3....

Otto scores career high, but women’s basketball drops 91-73 decision to Cal Poly

Turnovers plagued the UC Riverside women’s basketball team (6-17, 3-6) as they fell on the road to Cal Poly San Luis Obispo (13-8, 7-2) Saturday, Feb. 3, 91-73. The Highlanders committed 24 turnovers on the...

Women’s tennis drops conference opener; men’s tennis splits doubleheader

UC Riverside’s women’s tennis team (1-2, 0-1) lost their opening conference match of the season to Big West rival Long Beach State (1-0), 5-2. Two of the three doubles teams were able to win their...

Men’s basketball remains winless in conference

After a three-game homestand the UCR men’s basketball team (5-16, 0-7) hit the road to take on UC Irvine (9-14, 4-3) on Wednesday, Jan. 24. The Highlanders were trying to notch their first conference...

Highlander Hot-Takes: MLB Hall of Fame voters need to get over themselves

The 2018 MLB Hall of Fame class was announced Wednesday, Jan. 24 and Chipper Jones, Vladimir Guerrero, Jim Thome and Trevor Hoffman were all selected to be immortalized in Cooperstown. A casual fan would...

Holt reaches 1,000-point milestone as women’s basketball drops two straight

With fellow seniors Michelle Curry and Clemence Lefebvre sitting out with undisclosed injuries, guard Lauren Holt took charge for UC Riverside last Thursday Jan. 25, and posted a career-high 33 points, putting her just...

UCR men’s basketball program needs to follow women’s team’s example

As UCR’s men’s and women’s basketball teams approach their final eight games of the year it’s clear that the two are on very different paths and they have been for some time. The men’s...