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Independent investigator leading probe into men’s basketball violations

Shaka Dixon

November 30, 2014

The same independent investigator responsible for the university commissioned report concluding hazing occurred in incidents preceding the death of Armando Villa is now leading an ongoing probe targeting players of the CSUN men’s basketball team over possible violations of team and university rules. “Carl...

Women’s Volleyball: UC Irvine ends Matadors win streak on Senior Night

Women’s Volleyball: UC Irvine ends Matadors win streak on Senior Night

Candice Criss

November 30, 2014

The Matadors’ winning streak came to an end after the visiting UC Irvine Anteaters defeated them in four sets (28-26, 16-25, 25-23, 27-25) on Saturday night. This match against UC Irvine (19-12, 9-7 Big West) was the last of the Matadors’ regular season games (19-9, 10-6 Big West). Saturday nig...

Men’s Basketball: Struggles continue for Matadors against Seattle

Men’s Basketball: Struggles continue for Matadors against Seattle

Andrew Lim

November 30, 2014

The CSUN Matadors (2-5) could not keep up with the hot three point shooting from Seattle University Redhawks (2-3) as the Matadors lost 70-58. Freshmen guard Ajon Efferson led the Matadors in scoring with 11 off the bench and went 3-for-6 from downtown but it proved to be not enough. The Redhaw...

Women’s Basketball: CSUN defeats Montana State in Thanksgiving Basketball Classic

Women’s Basketball: CSUN defeats Montana State in Thanksgiving Basketball Classic

Moises Ajanel

November 30, 2014

The Matadors continued to build on their hot start by defeating the Montana State Bobcats (78-66) in the second game of The Radisson Hotel Chatsworth Thanksgiving Basketball Classic at the Matadome on Nov. 28. In a game that featured 10 ties and 10 lead changes, the Matadors were finally able to ...

Football Friday gives Thanks on Black Friday

Football Friday gives Thanks on Black Friday

Pete D. Camarillo

November 28, 2014

While you enjoy your holiday break listen to the Football Friday group say what their thankful for. They recap Thursday's action of the NFL before talking NCAA rivalry week. Pete talks about Charles Woodson and his impact with the Raiders, while Berry is thankful for the 49ers losing. Also, UCLA ...

Professor encourages leisure reading revival

Professor encourages leisure reading revival

Melisa Fumbarg

November 28, 2014

  Few things can replicate the feeling of opening a book and letting the words sink in to create a lasting impression on the reader. The Robert and Maureen Gohstand Leisure Reading Room was created in order to address the lack of leisure reading which is all-too-common among busy co...

Goin’ up on a Tuesday: rapper Juicy J slays at the Henry Fonda

Goin’ up on a Tuesday: rapper Juicy J slays at the Henry Fonda

Trevor Talan

November 28, 2014

The club was definitely going up on a Tuesday at Hollywood’s Fonda Theatre , as rap icon Lil’ Wayne surprised fans with a secret appearance alongside friend and former Three-6 Mafia member Juicy J for night 25 of the Red Bull Sound Select: 30 Days in LA concert series. Their drink might not...

Women’s Volleyball: Matadors continue hot streak against Fullerton with fifth sweep

Women’s Volleyball: Matadors continue hot streak against Fullerton with fifth sweep

Candice Criss

November 27, 2014

For the fifth consecutive time, the Matadors earned a win after sweeping the Cal State Fullerton Titans (25-11, 25-12, 25-21) at the Matadome on Wednesday. Not only was this match against Cal State Fullerton (8-20, 2-13) another win for the Matadors’ streak (19-8, 10-5 Big West), but it is also t...

Men’s Basketball: CSUN exposed against Portland

Men’s Basketball: CSUN exposed against Portland

Andrew Lim

November 27, 2014

The CSUN Matadors (2-4) lost 63-55 to the Portland State Vikings (4-0) as Stephen Maxwell had his 32nd double-double of his career with 14 points and 10 rebounds. “The guys just forgot who they are probably thinking about turkey and dressing instead of what they had to do tonight.” coach Reg...

Everything Extreme Blog: First day of snow season

Hayley Hill

November 26, 2014

Local Mountain Resorts are open for boarding Mountain High opened their lifts Nov. 25, marking the first day of the 2014-15 snow season. Boarders and skiers enjoyed a beautiful, sunny day on the slopes in hopes that the snow season will last longer than last year. Season passes for Mountain...

Matador Fantasy Football Thanksgiving Edition

Matador Fantasy Football Thanksgiving Edition

Conner Faulk

November 26, 2014

Happy Thanksgiving Matadors!  We are excited to present the Thanksgiving Edition of the Matador Fantasy Football podcast.  Ernesto and Conner dive into the week 13 games and provide the fantasy advice you need to win your week.  Don't forget we will have our live show presented by the Sundial, t...

Three CSUN students arrested in downtown LA protests

Lisette Rosales

November 26, 2014

Three female CSUN students were among a total of 167 adults arrested yesterday in downtown LA following protests over the grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri. The three students, who are a part of the student chapter of Movimiento Estudiantil Chican@ de Aztlán (MEChA), are currently being detained...

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