The Sundial

Matadors fail to close out the Coyotes, give up a game-winning layup with 0.4 left in regulation

Michael Johnson

December 30, 2009

The Cal State Northridge Matadors had a one-point lead with 0.4 seconds left in regulation and seemed to be headed to their second consecutive victory at the Matadome on Tuesday night against the University of South Dakota. Coyote forward Amber Hegge had other plans in mind, as she banked i...

Women’s basketball looks to end the year with a winning streak

Michael Johnson

December 28, 2009

It has not been a successful year on the court for the Cal State Northridge women’s basketball team, but they have a chance to close out 2009 with a two-game winning streak at the Matadome. In CSUN’s previous game, they were able to snap a four-game losing streak by defeating Miami of...

Men’s Basketball: Buffaloes overrun Matadors in Colorado, 92-58

Gilberto Manzano

December 23, 2009

The Cal State Northridge men’s basketball team couldn’t have ended their pre-Big West schedule any worse than the 92-58 whopping they received from the University of Colorado (7-4), Tuesday at Coors Events Center. The 34-point rout matches head coach Bobby Braswell's worst loss in his 14 years at CSUN (4-7). "We just were not ...

Men’s basketball unable to stop Drexel guards, as they fall 75-63

Gilberto Manzano

December 21, 2009

Cal State Northridge head coach Bobby Braswell said the perfect words to describe his team’s poor defense in a 75-63 loss against Drexel Friday night at the Matadome. “We played like our feet were stuck in cement all night.” The Matadors have now lost three games in a row and have gi...

Women’s basketball breaks four-game losing streak with 18-point win against RedHawks

Michael Johnson

December 21, 2009

Former boxer Mike Tyson once said, “Everyone has a game plan against me until I hit them.” Miami University of Ohio had a game plan, but were hit in the mouth so quickly they could never apply their strategy. Before the RedHawks could blink, they were down 11-0 to Cal State Northridge at the M...

Men’s basketball looks to end defensive struggles against Drexel

Gilberto Manzano

December 17, 2009

The Cal State Northridge men’s basketball team (4-5) is coming off a 0-2 road trip where it played from behind thoroughly. The Matadors trailed for all but five minutes against Washington on Dec. 6 and were led from wire-to-wire at Denver two days later. It was the continuation of a trait CSUN’s been sho...

Red Bull Soapbox Race 2009

Red Bull Soapbox Race 2009

Jared Morgan

December 15, 2009

The Human Factor, team number 23 in the 2009 Red Bull Soapbox Race held in downtown Los Angeles, became a crowd favorite after successfully negotiating a steep bank....

Services for deaf community not so available

Services for deaf community not so available

William Herbe

December 15, 2009

Budget cuts are making it difficult for the deaf and hard of hearing to receive equal access....

Up All Night event offers amenities to get students through final study sessions

Donnella Collison

December 10, 2009

CSUN students getting ready to end the semester by preparing for term papers, final exams and all-night study sessions can look to the Up All Night event as a potential way to relieve stress and replenish their energy. Organized by the University Student Union (USU), Up All Night offers students fr...

Spontaneous kiss leads to photo award

Michelle Nelson

December 10, 2009

Danny Matson waited for his girlfriend on Westminster Bridge in London. The Houses of Parliament and the famous Big Ben clock tower loomed in the background over the haze of the foggy mist. Matson, separated from his girlfriend for a month, anxiously waited for her arrival. Once he spotted her, he set the timer on his camera...

Keeping tabs on campus eatery ratings

Administrator

December 10, 2009

Food Safety at CSUN Part 3 of 3 The following students from a Spring 2009 Journalism 410 class contributed to the story: Robert Cisneros, Mariana Enriquez, Kristyn Fryrear, Cynthia Martinez, Samantha Minton, Gail Moscoso, Tiaira Nowlin, Casey Rowley, Shayla Selva The University Corporation (TUC) works with the L.A. County Departm...

A day in the life of Tamon Fujimi

Administrator

December 10, 2009

Tamon Fujimi is a 27 year old CSUN senior majoring in Sociology. He has been involved with music since a very early age. Influenced by his parents’ interest in music, Tamon began taking piano lessons. In middle school, Tamon formed a band and started to play the drums. Later, he became interested in guitar and tau...

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