California Rumors & News

  • Cal gets past Louisiana Tech in overtime

    The Sports Xchange "Ivan Rabb scored 25 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to help Cal beat Louisiana Tech 66-59 in overtime Wednesday night at Haas Pavilion in Berkeley, Calif. Charlie Moore scored 17 points for Cal (5-1), which earned its 23rd win in a row at home, the second-longest such streak in school..." December 01

  • Cal’s Kameron Rooks out indefinitely with knee injury

    Fanrag Sports "California Golden Bears junior center Kameron Rooks has been ruled out indefinitely due to a left knee injury, sources tell FanRag Sports. In his first four games of the season, Rooks is averaging 6.5 points and 6.8 rebounds per game. The Cal big man has battled foul trouble this season, but..." December 01

  • Moore helps Cal hold off Southeastern Louisiana

    The Sports Xchange "Charlie Moore scored 22 points to lead Cal to a 67-55 victory over visiting Southeastern Louisiana on Sunday night at Haas Pavilion in Berkeley, Calif. Ivan Rabb recorded a double-double, posting 17 points and 10 rebounds for Cal (4-1). Grant Mullins added 13 points. Davon Hayes had 11..." November 27

  • Cal extends home win streak to 22

    The Sports Xchange "California won its 22nd consecutive home game by beating Wyoming 71-61 on Friday night in Berkeley, Calif. Freshman Charlie Moore collected 18 points and six assists for Cal (3-1), which also got 12 points and 10 rebounds from center Ivan Rabb and 14 points from Grant Mullins. Kingsley..." November 26

  • Pope returns, leads SDSU past Cal

    The Sports Xchange "Malik Pope collected 14 points and five rebounds in his first game of the season, and Jeremy Hemsley added 15 points to help San Diego State beat Cal 77-65 Monday in a neutral-court game at the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, Calif. Pope missed the Aztecs' first three games with a knee..." November 22

  • Moore fires in 38 as Cal edges UC Irvine in OT

    The Sports Xchange "BERKELEY, Calif. -- Freshman Charlie Moore saved 25th-ranked California on Wednesday. The Bears overcame the absence of three injured starters and a 13-point, second-half deficit to record a 75-65 overtime victory over UC Irvine, which was missing a key player as well. Moore scored 38..." November 17

  • California blows by South Dakota State

    The Sports Xchange "A huge second-half run propelled California to an 82-53 victory over visiting South Dakota State in a season opener Friday night at Haas Pavilion in Berkeley, Calif. Jabari Bird and Sam Singer each had 14 points and six rebounds for California (1-0). Grant Mullins had 13 points and seven..." November 12

  • Jason Kidd donates $1M to alma mater California for scholarship

    ESPN "Milwaukee Bucks coach Jason Kidd has donated more than a $1 million to establish a men's basketball scholarship at his alma mater, California, the school announced Wednesday. Kidd earned Pac-10 player of the year honors as a Cal sophomore in 1994 and shared the NBA's Rookie of the Year award..." November 03

  • Duke's Allen leads AP preseason All-America team

    Tacoma News Tribune "Josh Hart is off to a stellar start as a member of the defending national champions. The 6-foot-5 swingman from Villanova will begin his senior season on The Associated Press' preseason All-America team. Hart, the Big East's preseason player of the year, received 53 votes from the same..." November 02

  • Gonzaga officially adds Jordan Mathews from Cal

    The Score "Gonzaga officially announced the acquisition of guard Jordan Mathews as a graduate transfer from Cal on Thursday. "Jordan is a proven big-time shooter and scorer at our level," Gonzaga coach Mark Few said in a statement. "He is a guy with great character and is a really good student. He comes..." July 01

  • Cal transfer Jordan Mathews commits to Gonzaga

    The Spokesman Review "Gonzaga has bolstered its 2016-17 roster with the addition of Cal transfer Jordan Mathews. Mathews, who arrived in Spokane on a recruiting trip Thursday, orally committed to the Zags, according to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman." June 24

  • Kentucky basketball transfer Marcus Lee headed to Cal

    San Jose Mercury News "Former McDonald's All-American and Kentucky men's basketball player Marcus Lee will transfer to Cal, according to reports from Scout.com and CBSSports. Lee, a power forward who attended Deer Valley High School in Antioch, returns to the East Bay after three years at Kentucky. He averaged 6.4..." June 12

  • Cal basketball coach Cuonzo Martin finally signs a contract

    San Jose Mercury News "More than two years after taking over the Cal basketball program, coach Cuonzo Martin finally has a signed contract. Martin had been working under a binding term sheet agreed to when he was hired in April 2014. The unusual situation was the source of anxiety for some Cal fans, who fretted that..." June 07