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Chris Saur

UCD’s preparation for Poly pays off

The annual matchup with Cal Poly — dubbed the Battle for the Golden Horseshoe — is not just another game for the UC Davis football team. The matchup features two schools that are close to each other geographically and not too far apart in terms of athletics and academics, and because of this, the Aggies […]

November 06, 2011 | Posted in Aggies | Tagged ,

Aggies gallop past Mustangs to win Golden Horseshoe

Despite a few changes in the cast, the 2011 Battle for the Golden Horseshoe was looking like a repeat of last year’s critically acclaimed performance during the first two acts, right down to the identical halftime scores. The home team’s offense started quickly to build a lead, then its defense took over to send the […]

November 06, 2011 | Posted in Aggies | Tagged ,

Last year’s result gives UCD confidence against Poly

It’s fitting that UC Davis will be honoring the 1971 Aggie team on Saturday during a Great West Conference football team against Cal Poly. That squad — which featured current UCD head coach Bob Biggs at quarterback, and former Oregon coach Mike Bellotti catching Biggs’ passes — is being honored this weekend. It is the […]

November 04, 2011 | Posted in Aggies | Tagged ,

Aggies look for first GW win on Saturday

The intense rivalry between the Cal Poly and UC Davis football teams usually leads to the type of games where you can throw out the records. While the 2011 Battle for the Golden Horseshoe, scheduled for this Saturday at Aggie Stadium (2 p.m.), should be no different, the teams actually do have records that they […]

November 02, 2011 | Posted in Aggies | Tagged ,

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