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Men’s volleyball sweeps Cal Lutheran

CSUN Men's volleyball game at Matadome
Kenneth Birkland February 9, 2019

The men's volleyball team swept Cal Lutheran to move on to 7-5 on the year and No. 12 in the country.The clear and distinct difference between the two teams was the serving, with the Matadors having 11...

Women’s basketball keeps pace with Davis after win over Fullerton

A CSUN Women's basketball play in wihte jersey handing the ball to get pass a denfender in orange jersey.
Kenneth Birkland February 2, 2019

The Matadors beat the Titans 74-44 on the back of senior Channon Fluker's 70th career double-double and a season-high 50.8 percent showing from the field.The Matadors now move to 11-10 overall and 5-2...

Women’s basketball holds on for a 69-56 win

A CSUN Women's basketball player handing the ball on thje court
Kenneth Birkland January 20, 2019

The women's basketball team held on after a late surge in the fourth quarter to defeat the Riverside Highlanders 69-56. After being up as much as 29 in the second quarter, the Highlanders closed the gap...

From basketball star to successful businessman

An African American basketball player on the court
Kenneth Birkland December 5, 2018

CSUN men’s basketball team has made the NCAA tournament twice since making the transition to Division I in 1990, the first being in 2001 led by point guard Markus Carr.Carr averaged 8.7 points, 8.9...

Men’s Basketball holds on for first win of the season (Story/video)

Lamine Diane and Blaire Orr contend a shot by Tigers Forward DaJion Henderson. Photo credit: Monica Villacorta
Kenneth Birkland November 21, 2018

The men's basketball team secured their first victory of the season with a 80-77 win over the Tennessee State Tigers.The dynamic duo of Terrell Gomez and Lamine Diane did most of the heavy lifting for...

Gottfried and Matadors ready for upcoming 2018-19 season

csun men's basketball
Kenneth Birkland November 5, 2018

After a 6-24 season last year, the Matadors are ready for a new year and their fans have plenty to be excited about. The Matadors have a new coaching staff, eight new players and a new system.New head...

New Athletic Director Michael Izzi aims to fill every seat

sports director
Kenneth Birkland October 22, 2018

Michael Izzi is the new Athletic Director of CSUN’s 19-team program after being hired on July 2.Izzi previously worked as the Athletic Director for UC Irvine and was in Athletics Administration at...

The new All-star coaching staff rebuilding the men’s basketball program

basketball coach with players
Kenneth Birkland October 8, 2018

Former SEC coach of the year, Mark Gottfried, is determined to bring in a new era of Matador basketball. With his experienced coaching staff, fresh faces and his own proven track record, this year is certain...

Games to watch

soccer player hitting ball
Kenneth Birkland September 11, 2018

Men's SoccerThe Matadors will host Cornell on Friday Sept. 14 at 7 p.m. The Matadors are now 4-2 on the year and undefeated at home. The team has nearly twice as many goals as their opponents and more...

Matadors finish third in CSUN-Pepperdine Challenge

girl spiking volleyball
Kenneth Birkland September 2, 2018

Women's volleyball opened home play this weekend in a tournament hosted by CSUN and Pepperdine. After a sweep of North Texas to open up the Matadome, CSUN fell in five sets to Idaho and then were taken...

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