The Sundial

Short-handed Matadors lose to 49ers

Eric Gonzalez

February 12, 2009

Fouls crippled the Matadors in their attempt to fight back against the 49ers in their 63-50 loss on Wednesday night at Long Beach State. Matadors top scorers Jasmine Erving and Katrina Thompson had four fouls with six minutes left in the game. Erving and Thompson scored 14 and 11 points respectively. Not only were...

Did you forget to wear a skirt?

Eric Gonzalez

February 9, 2009

You can't walk through campus one day without seeing them. They're in during the summer, winter, spring or fall and they come in an assortment of colors. Figured it out yet? It's those little things called leggings. Those pieces of fabric that cover the legs of almost every woman and child have been...

Matadors taking a break

Eric Gonzalez

February 5, 2009

The Matadors get a break from their usual two-game weeks this week to work on their rebounding and salute some accomplishments. In their last game on Saturday, guard Tonicia Tademy made history for the CSUN women's basketball team. Tademy, a senior, set a school record for the most assists in a single seas...

CSUN drops close one at home

Eric Gonzalez

February 1, 2009

The Matadors (5-16, 2-6 BWC) played the Mustangs close the entire game, but, in the end, they weren't able to close it out and lost 68-61 on Saturday at the Matadome. Though she was quiet in the first half, the Matadors needed to keep their eye on Cal Poly's number 12, Kristina Santiago. Santiago scor...

Non-upsetting loss

Eric Gonzalez

January 29, 2009

Though the Matadors were able to keep it close in the first half, the Gauchos ran away with the game in the second, showing why they are the No. 1 team in the Big West Conference and winning, 75-58, on Wednesday night at The Matadome. The Matadors were only down by eight at halftime, but foul trou...

Big West-perfect UCSB is latest challenge

Eric Gonzalez

January 28, 2009

The Matadors are putting out the welcome mat for the Big West Conference-leading Gauchos, but to win they will have to pull the rug out from underneath them. The Matadors had a rough game on Saturday against UC Irvine, but were able to get back into it with the help of senior guard Ashley Blake. Blake had a 1...

Matadors beat by last-second shot

Eric Gonzalez

January 25, 2009

After a low-energy first half on Saturday afternoon, it was CSUN senior Ashley Blake who sparked the Matadors (5-14, 2-4 BWC) to an explosive comeback against UC Irvine. Blake started the second half with a 3-pointer, giving a quick jolt to the Matador offense. It was also the last three of her 19 p...

CSUN wins at Fullerton

Eric Gonzalez

January 22, 2009

Big performances from Whitney Ligon and Jasmine Erving helped the Matadors win their second straight conference game of the season, against the Cal State Fullerton Titans Wednesday night. CSUN won 87-82. Ligon had an impressive night scoring 28 points, a career high.' She currently leads the Big West ...

Northridge wants first road win of season

Eric Gonzalez

January 21, 2009

The Matador women's basketball team (4-13, 1-3 Big West) travels to Cal State Fullerton (6-9, 3-2) tonight in hopes of breaking an 0-9 record on the road this season. They are coming off a big overtime win against the Long Beach State 49ers on Saturday. 'That game was very important,' Head Coach Sta...

CSUN goes 3-3 over winter break

Eric Gonzalez

January 19, 2009

The CSUN women's basketball team won 88-84 in overtime against the Long Beach State 49ers on Saturday and finished the winter break with three wins and three losses to add to their overall 4-13 record and 1-3 Big West Conference record. Freshman Jasmine Erving helped lead the team to victory by scorin...

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