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Falcons suffered a more painful Super Bowl collapse than the Seahawks

Any storybook comeback in sports must come at the peril of a team that gives up a monumental lead. Credit must be given where it’s due, and there’s no question that the Patriots played...

Meet the men’s basketball 2018 recruiting class

Name: Dragan Elkaz Height: 6’5” Weight: 210 Position: Shooting Guard Prev. school: Westfield Sports High School (Australia) What they bring: Elkaz not only brings height and shooting to the Highlanders’ backcourt, but he’s equipped with the experience of playing...

Coach K is an overrated in-game coach

For all of the years that Duke University men’s basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski has failed to meet expectations at Duke, he hasn’t really received all that much criticism for it. He has been able...

Projections for Fall 2017-18

The 2017 season has come to a close with plenty of memorable moments. In the fall, volleyball saw senior Maddie Hubbell become UCR’s all-time digs leader with 1,695. Winter saw both men’s and women’s...

Highlander Hot Take: Harry Kane is the Premier League’s best

Over the last few years, the English Premier League has been a great spot for talented players to make themselves more accessible to the rest of the world. Sure there are those playing for...

Baseball falls to Fresno State, but wins two of three in Utah

After suffering a 7-5 loss to visiting Fresno State University Bulldogs (25-21, 13-10) of the Mountain West Conference on Wednesday, May 2, the UC Riverside baseball team (18-25, 4-11) took two games in a...

Are boosters losing faith in Athletic Director Tamica Smith-Jones?

“The time, place and manner gave UCR Athletics a black eye that has complicated efforts of the boosters and alumni to raise funds for the department.” That is booster Kim Devlin’s opinion on the...

UCR soccer team resorts to cannibalism after plane crash

In an appalling revelation that has shocked the world, multiple reports cited by Shaolin Temple at the foot of Mt. Everest have confirmed the plane crash of the UCR soccer team. After investigating the...

UCR volleyball looks to take baby steps to regain past success

The Highlanders volleyball team finished their season with a 10-18 record while going 2-14 in Big West Conference play. Riverside’s 10 wins were a two-game improvement over their 2016 campaign, but their in-conference win...

Women’s basketball extend losing streak

UCR women’s basketball (2-7) played three games in a week starting Friday, Nov. 24 against Southern Methodist University (3-5) in the Nugget Classic tournament. The Highlanders were there for a two-game stand, and were...