The Sundial

Male infatuation with female reality show

Eric Gonzalez

March 6, 2009

There's something about her beauty that keeps me coming back to my TV Monday nights at 10. I hear Natasha Bedingfield's 'Unwritten' intro start and I know I'm in for a half hour of heaven. The thing completing my Monday night line-up is the hit MTV show, 'The Hills.' Starting five years ago, there was s...

Matadors get the blues

Eric Gonzalez

March 5, 2009

In a heartbreaking 53-50 loss on Wednesday night against UC Davis, the Matadors (6-22, 3-11 Big West) lost a little more than the game. There were only a few minutes left in the first half when CSUN forward Katrina Thompson went down. 'It's a high ankle sprain,' Thompson said. 'I'm going to get X-rays to...

Matadors, in danger, host Aggies

Eric Gonzalez

March 3, 2009

With the season almost over and the Matadors (6-21, 3-11 Big West) struggling, but still hanging to the eighth spot in the Big West Conference, they will need some offense to the court Wednesday in their second-to-last regular season game, against UC Davis. The Aggies held Pacific to 39 points on Saturd...

Matadors dropped by first-place Gauchos

Eric Gonzalez

March 1, 2009

It was a tough Saturday afternoon at the Thunderdome, but center Neeta Sreekanth gave the Northridge fans something to cheer about in the midst of a 56-48 loss to UC Santa Barbara. Coming off the bench, Sreekanth scored 12 points and grabbed eight rebounds. The freshman has had a big impact on the ...

No contest

Eric Gonzalez

February 27, 2009

Matadors look to build on win, face Mustangs

Eric Gonzalez

February 26, 2009

Coming off a big win, the Matadors will need to keep up their high energy to beat the third-place team in the Big West Conference. After blowout win against Fullerton on Saturday, CSUN Head Coach Staci Schulz said the Matadors are finally playing to their capabilities. Part of the reason for that was the...

There is more to Greek life than one thinks

Eric Gonzalez

February 25, 2009

They are the members of the student body that are loud, show up to class late and drink entirely way too much. Why would anyone want be to a part of that? Contrary to popular belief, Greek life does have something to offer students and there is a new Web site with the tools to promote it. Greekstrengt...

Get to know … #33 Ashley Blake!

Eric Gonzalez

February 23, 2009

Full Name: Ashley Audrey Blake Date of birth:' October 11, 1986 Place of birth: Las Vegas, Nevada Height: 5'5' Experience: 3 years Major: Sociology Class: Senior Position: Guard' ' ' Averages:' 8.6 points, 2.1 assists, 1.2 steals Percentages: (.340) field goals, (.319) 3-pointers. FAVORITES Food - Ch...

Surprisingly quick

Eric Gonzalez

February 22, 2009

The Matadors (6-19, 3-9 Big West) showed up as a different team on Saturday, beating the Cal State Fullerton Titans, 78-67, and ending a six-game losing streak. CSUN was in control the entire way, finishing the first half up by 19. Their performance, however, was no shocker for Head Coach Staci Schulz. '...

Matadors lose to last-place Anteaters

Eric Gonzalez

February 19, 2009

The Matadors had momentum throughout the game but Rebecca Meassen was too much for them. Maessen of the Anteaters finished the night with 26 points, a bulk of them coming in the second half, in their come-from-behind 57-53 victory on Wednesday night. With six minutes left, Matadors leading 40-47, Maessen p...

Matadors seek to push down last-place Anteaters

Eric Gonzalez

February 18, 2009

The Anteaters and the Matadors will be fighting their way out of the last-place slot tonight at the Matadome. UC Irvine is currently in last place, but a win tonight would do wonders for its hopes to eventually move up from the bottom. This game means more than that, though. Head Coach Staci Schulz sai...

Matadors lose fifth straight

Eric Gonzalez

February 15, 2009

The UC Riverside Highlanders had no love to give to the Matadors on Valentine's Day and served them a heart-smashing 62-41 beating. The Matadors continued to put up low first-half numbers, but on Saturday, they weren't able to make up for it in the second half like they usually do. Only scoring 24 point...

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