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Cousins carries Kings over Orlando

ORLANDO, Fla. — At times during his career, frustration has gotten the best of Sacramento’s DeMarcus Cousins. He did the frustrating against the Orlando Magic. Cousins had 29 points and 12 rebounds as the Kings held off the Magic, 97-91, on Saturday night. It was just the latest complete performance for Cousins, who has recorded […]

UCD hoopsters open with a Friday night doubleheader

The UC Davis basketball teams aren’t easing into the 2015-16 campaign, as they host a pair of squads that reached last year’s NCAA Tournament in a season-opening doubleheader on Friday at The Pavilion. The Aggie men host North Dakota State at 5:30 p.m. with the local women following against No. 14 Stanford around 7:30 p.m. […]

Wiesenfarth’s OT goal sends Aggies to soccer semifinals

NORTHRIDGE — Senior Matt Wiesenfarth jumped on a CSUN turnover in overtime and converted on a breakaway, beating the Matador goalkeeper for his fourth goal of the season and lifting the visiting UC Davis men’s soccer team to a 2-1 victory in the first round of the Big West Conference Tournament on Saturday night at Matador Soccer […]

Marleau leads Sharks past Panthers

SAN JOSE — Even at age 36 and approaching an impressive milestone, Patrick Marleau still has the speed that’s made him so effective throughout his career. Marleau scored a highlight-reel goal for his 997th point and the San Jose Sharks beat the Florida Panthers at home for the first time in nearly 10 years, 5-2, […]

Pro sports briefs: Griffin carries Clippers over Kings

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Blake Griffin had 37 points, nine rebounds and six assists to lead the Los Angeles Clippers to a 114-109 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Saturday night. J.J. Redick added 23 points and Chris Paul had 17 points and 11 assists for the Clippers, who won their fifth straight and 18th […]

Sports briefs: Aggie net squad outlasts CSUN

Freshman opposite Nicola Moore and redshirt freshman middle blocker Kelechi Ohiri posted career-high kills totals of 14 and 12, respectively, while senior outside hitter Kaylin Squyres tied a 25-year-old school record with eight aces, as the UC Davis women’s volleyball team captured an epic five-game match from CSUN on Thursday at The Pavilion. With the 25-20, 26-28, 25-16, 15-25, […]

Patriots push Dolphins around, 36-7

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Even when they look sluggish, Tom Brady and the New England Patriots still dominate. Brady threw for 356 yards and four touchdowns — two to Julian Edelman — and the Patriots beat the Miami Dolphins 36-7 on Thursday night to become the first of the NFL’s five unbeaten teams to reach seven […]

Sports briefs: Devil duo reaches semis at Delta doubles tourney

While Davis High’s second doubles team had to bow out early because of an injury, the Blue Devil girls tennis squad saw its top duo reach the semifinals of Wednesday’s Delta League doubles tourney. Playing at the Laguna Racquet Club, DHS junior Lauren Duan and senior Tatiana Pellow were the No. 1 seed and received a […]

JV/frosh roundup: Younger harriers conquer Mt. SAC

Competing at the largest high school cross country meet in the nation, the Davis High underclass cross country runners had great success in Saturday’s Mt. SAC Invitational. A total of 62 Blue Devil freshman, sophomore and junior varsity athletes were among the 25,000 runners at the Southern California meet. The race, held on perhaps the most challenging course the Devils will tackle […]

UCD sports briefs: Men’s water polo gets a double dip

The UC Davis men’s water polo team, ranked 10th nationally, swept a pair of weekend matches in The Rodeo’s men’s collegiate water polo tournament Saturday to bolster its lofty ranking. The Aggies opened the day with a 9-6 victory over No. 11 Brown before defeating No. 14 Bucknell 12-4 to improve to 13-6 on the year. Freshman […]

October 25, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Seahawks sink S.F. again

SANTA CLARA — More often than not, Colin Kaepernick has been at his worst against Seattle. Russell Wilson and the Seahawks are ruling this one-sided rivalry with San Francisco. The 49ers produced another prime-time dud, on Thursday night against the Seahawks just like last year for Thanksgiving when Richard Sherman chomped turkey on the Levi’s […]

October 23, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Sports briefs: Tough outing for Blue Devil volleyball squad

The Davis High girls volleyball team is looking forward to a pair of home matches next week after a disappointing performance on Thursday at Franklin. In getting swept, 25-20, 25-13, 25-17, Blue Devil coach Julie Crawford said her team “never could build any momentum.” “We had too many third-ball errors and too many unforced errors,” […]

October 23, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Youth roundup: Ruffians save the best for last at season-ending softball tourney

The Davis Ruffians, an 8U fall softball team, got clutch hitting from Tiffany Ruff and great defense from its entire roster to win a pair of games at the season-ending Down and Dirty Tournament. After the locals dropped their opener to the Rocklin Ice Queens, they bounced back for a dramatic, 4-3 win over the Sunrise Rebels. […]

October 22, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

UCD roundup: Aggies rally for water polo win

Freshman utility Sasa Antunovic scored five goals while senior Sean Grab and redshirt freshman Riley Venne each added hat tricks to lead No. 10 UC Davis back from a three-goal deficit to post a 15-10 victory over No. 16 Santa Clara in Western Water Polo Association men’s action at Schaal Aquatics Center on Saturday. Antunovic scored […]

October 18, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,
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