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Buckets in Bunches Episode Two: Franchise Player and the Atlantic Division

Buckets in Bunches Episode Two: Franchise Player and the Atlantic Division

Kenneth Berry

December 2, 2014

Kenneth Berry is back with Alex Vejar and Andrew Martinez as they discuss what makes a franchise player in the NBA. The guys also run through the Atlantic Division, the different paths of Carmelo Anthony and Jason Kidd in new situations, and finish with some Lakers discussion....

Women’s Basketball: CSUN’s historic start capped off by winning Radisson Hotel Chatsworth Thanksgiving Basketball Classic

Women’s Basketball: CSUN’s historic start capped off by winning Radisson Hotel Chatsworth Thanksgiving Basketball Classic

Kenneth Berry

December 1, 2014

Lead by Tournament MVP and Senior center Camille Mahlknecht, the CSUN women’s basketball team defeated the Texas Southern Lady Tigers, 63-50 to be crowned champions of the 2014 Radisson Hotel Chatsworth Thanksgiving Basketball Classic, advancing to (6-0) on the season, Nov. 29 at the Matadome....

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 ...

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...

Buckets in Bunches NBA Podcast

Buckets in Bunches NBA Podcast

Pete D. Camarillo

November 25, 2014

Kenneth Berry, Allan Medina and Moises Ajanel tip-off a brand new NBA podcast. The trio go into some of the season's underwhelming and overwhelming teams of the early NBA season. Listen up to hear what bold statements they say including the debate over the one seed in the Eastern Conference. ...

NBA should consider realignment of Conferences: Column

NBA should consider realignment of Conferences: Column

Kenneth Berry

November 25, 2014

The NBA is at a pivotal time in its history. With the rise of new stars in both conferences and the deterioration of once great franchise cornerstones like the Los Angeles Lakers (3-11), New York Knicks (4-12) and Boston Celtics, the league's balance of power is up for grabs. It helps that teams like the...

Men’s Basketball: Matadors out of gas in OT loss to University of Arkansas- Little Rock

Men’s Basketball: Matadors out of gas in OT loss to University of Arkansas- Little Rock

Vincent Nguyen

November 24, 2014

CSUN’s lack of depth on the bench proved to be a considerable factor in a 93-88 double overtime loss against the University of Arkansas-Little Rock (3-1) that saw four Matadors foul out of the game Nov. 23 in Arkansas. The contest against UALR was a back to back for the Matadors and the champio...

CSUN Matador Bench Missing: Men’s Basketball

CSUN Matador Bench Missing: Men’s Basketball

Shaka Dixon

November 24, 2014

Before the sixth game of the season, CSUN men's basketball has yet to call on many of its new arrivals. Of the nine new additions to the 2014-15 roster, only three have debuted and over a third of the roster has never represented CSUN in an official contest. Freshman guards Micheal Warren,...

Women’s Basketball: CSUN takes out Portland Pilots, despite obvious flaws

Women’s Basketball: CSUN takes out Portland Pilots, despite obvious flaws

Mateo Melero

November 21, 2014

The CSUN Matadors managed to shoot down the University of Portland Pilots 45-41 and secure a four-game winning streak Friday night at the Matadome, despite poor shooting and play execution. Though CSUN managed a wire-to-wire victory against the Pilots, they shot at a lousy 24.6 percent for t...

Women’s Basketball: CSUN Matadors secure 3-game streak with victory over BYU

Women’s Basketball: CSUN Matadors secure 3-game streak with victory over BYU

Mateo Melero

November 20, 2014

The Matadors remain undefeated for the season and racked up a three-game winning streak after beating out the Brigham Young University Cougars 63-54 Wednesday in their first away game for the season. The Matadors secured 48 rebounds and shot perfectly from the free-throw line to defeat a fell...

Men’s Basketball: CSUN wins first game of season against Montana State in home opener

Men’s Basketball: CSUN wins first game of season against Montana State in home opener

Andrew Lim

November 19, 2014

After Stephan Hicks missed all of his field goal attempts vs. the No.2 Arizona Wildcats on Sunday, Hicks and the CSUN Matadors (1-2) were on a mission vs. the Montana State Bobcats (0-3). The Matadors pulled out a 72-65 victory over the Bobcats at the Matadome in CSUN's home opener Wednesday eveni...

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