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CSUN Pan-African Studies celebrates 44 years on campus

CSUN Pan-African Studies celebrates 44 years on campus

Alex Vejar

November 3, 2013

Members of the Black Student Union (BSU) invaded the administration building of San Fernando Valley State College, now known as CSUN. The BSU protestors held 34 staff members against their will, and the students demanded the firing of Don Markham, a football coach accused of racism. They also calle...

Men’s Soccer: No.13 CSUN shutout 1-0 by UC Riverside on Senior Night

Men’s Soccer: No.13 CSUN shutout 1-0 by UC Riverside on Senior Night

Darko Debogovic

November 3, 2013

The Matadors’ (12-4-1, 4-3-1) Senior Night was spoiled by the UC Riverside Highlanders (8-6-3, 3-4-1) who took advantage of an early goal and never looked back. Riverside midfielder Juan Mendoza was able to capitalize on a sharp angle shot in the 12th minute of play, beating sophomore goalkeeper Ada...

Women’s Volleyball: Matadors sweep Riverside for fourth win in a row

Women's Volleyball: Matadors sweep Riverside for fourth win in a row

Andrew Martinez

November 3, 2013

The 24th ranked Matadors (19-4, 9-1 Big West) rode their best hitting performance of the season to a sweep of UC Riverside (1-21, 0-10 Big West) 25-19, 25-19, 25-17 Saturday at the Matadome. Although the upperclassmen led the way with a combined 44 kills, several underclassmen had extended playin...

Men’s Basketball: Balanced scoring lifts CSUN over Cal State LA

Men's Basketball: Balanced scoring lifts CSUN over Cal State LA

Andrew Martinez

November 2, 2013

The Matadors (1-0) ushered in new head coach Reggie Theus with a victory, as they defeated Cal State Los Angeles (0-1) 82-67 in an exhibition game Friday at the Matadome. Seven players saw major minutes as Theus made use of a limited ten player bench, allowing front court starters sophomore cente...

Women’s Basketball: Matadors rout San Marcos in season opener

Women's Basketball: Matadors rout San Marcos in season opener

Brian Bernstein

November 2, 2013

The Matadors (1-0)  jumped out early to an 11-2 lead and never looked back as they drop Cal State University San Marcos (0-2) with a final score of 83-41. Everything went the way of the Matadors as they created 33 turnovers, shot 45.2 percent from the floor on 28 assists and got a huge contribut...

CSUN student charged with filing fake police report

Loren Townsley

November 1, 2013

The Los Angeles City Attorney's Office has charged a CSUN student with filing a false police report claiming she awoke to a man standing above her touching her bare leg, earlier this month. According to the press release, after CSUN PD investigated the crime they concluded that no crime had been committed and requested the attorney’s office to take act...

Podcast: Sundial Sports preview NBA season

Roy Azoulay

November 1, 2013

Roy Azoulay, Brian Bernstein and Darko Debogovic of Sundial Sports discuss the top NBA teams in the Western Conference and Eastern Conference.   [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/118154471" width="100%" height="166" iframe="true" /]   Also, be sure to read Brian’s in-depth...

KCSN News Update: Elevated unemployment and rising housing costs are making it difficult for some families to pay the rent

Brittany Chenelle

November 1, 2013

  The following stories will be covered tonight on KCSN: The ACLU says police departments are gathering millions of digital records on the location and movement of Americans by using license plate scanners. Elevated unemployment and rising housing costs are making it difficult for some families ...

Student suffers seizure in Oviatt Library

Student suffers seizure in Oviatt Library

Esmeralda Careaga

November 1, 2013

The LA Fire Department responded to a student who reportedly suffered a seizure on the third floor of the Oviatt Library. The incident occurred Thursday at 2:52 p.m. When paramedics arrived at the scene, the male student was lying down on the floor next to a study room. Paramedics responded to the incident at the Oviatt Library by checking vital sign...

Women’s Volleyball: No. 24 CSUN routs Cal State Fullerton in three sets

Women’s Volleyball: No. 24 CSUN routs Cal State Fullerton in three sets

Andrew Martinez

November 1, 2013

In their first match after entering the top 25 for the first time since 1992, the 24th ranked Matadors (18-4, 8-1 Big West) put on a strong all-around performance in sweeping Cal State Fullerton (9-12, 2-7 Big West) 25-11, 25-16, 25-22 Thursday at the Matadome. The Titans only threatened the M...

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