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Men’s soccer falls early in Big West Tournament

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Tyler Wainfeld

November 1, 2018

The Matadors crashed out of the Big West Tournament in the first round after losing to UC Davis 3-2 at home. “Tough loss. Tough season,” head coach Terry Davila said. The Matador players were emotional after the game, with many of them sitting on the field after possibly playing their la...

Women’s basketball loses in first round of Big West Tournament

Freshman guard Nautica Morrow attempts to dribble past her defender against the Cal Poly Mustangs on Tuesday, March 8, 2016. The Matadors would lose 72-51 during the first round of the Big West Tournament at the Bren Center in Irvine, California. Photo credit: David Hawkins

David Yapkowitz

March 9, 2016

They were unable to take care of the basketball throughout the season and it finally caught up with them when it mattered most. The CSUN women's basketball team committed 15 turnovers as their season ended with a 72-51 loss to the Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Mustangs in the opening round of the Big West...

CSUN’s return to postseason ends in 2-1 loss to UC Davis

CSUN's Dean Wright tries to intersept the ball from Greg Salazar in the 2-1 loss versus UC Davis at Matador Field in Northridge, Calif., on Nov. 7, 2015. The UC Davis Aggies won the game on a golden goal in the first over time and advance to the next round by the final score of 2-1. (Alejandro Aranda / The Sundial)

Vincent Nguyen

November 8, 2015

It was one and done for the CSUN men’s soccer team’s postseason. Despite a strong showing in the first round of the Big West Tournament, the Matadors’ season ended with a strike from UC Davis senior forward Matt Wiesenfarth in the 93rd minute to give the Aggies a 2-1 win on Saturday, Nov. 7. “We...

Matadors set to face UC Davis in Big West Tournament

Junior midfield Shane Steffes will be integral for the Matadors, who may have trouble scoring with the UC Davis Aggies. Photo credit: David Hawkins

Giovanni Garcia

November 6, 2015

The Matadors begin their quest for their first Big West Championship since 2013, as they host the University of California Davis Aggies. CSUN (8-7-3, 4-4-2) will face the Aggies (7-9-3, 3-4-3) for the second time this season after their first matchup on Oct. 8 ended in a 1-1 draw at Aggie Soccer Field. Following...

Men’s Soccer: CSUN secures playoff berth defeating UC Riverside 2-1

Sophomore CSUN soccer player celebrates with a fellow soccer member.

Jordan Ball

October 29, 2015

CSUN (8-7-2, 4-4-1) rallied by scoring two unanswered goals defeating visiting UC Riverside (6-11-1, 2-7-0) 2-1, which helped capture a Big West tournament playoff berth on senior night. The Matadors trailed 1-0 in the first four minutes when UC Riverside sophomore Ricardo Ruiz scored a goal off of...

Women’s Water Polo: CSUN eliminated from Big West with 6-5 loss to Hawaii

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Kenneth Berry

April 26, 2015

No. 10 CSUN (14-11, 3-2 Big West) Women's Water Polo team were never able to tie the game after a goal in the last five minutes of play put the No. 6 Rainbow Wahine up 6-5, eliminating the Matadors from championship contention in the Big West Conference semifinal match on Saturday night. The second-seeded...

ICYMI: Women’s basketball claims second straight Big West Championship highlights

The CSUN Matadors celebrate thier back-to-back title in the Big West Conference after deefeating Hawaii by a final score of 67-60 at the Honda Center on March 14. (Raul Martinez/ Staff Photographer)

Lauren Bennett

March 14, 2015

CSUN women's basketball became back-to-back Big West Champions after defeating the University of Hawai'i 67-60 Saturday afternoon at the Honda Center in Anaheim. After a slow start to the season, the Matadors were able to regroup and charge their way into the second s...

Women’s Basketball: CSUN heads back to the Big Dance, defeats Hawai’i 67-60

Seniors Janae Sharpe (left) and Ashlee Guay embrace after the Matadors win the Big West Championship for a second year in a row on March 14. (Trevor Stamp / Multimedia Editor)

Mateo Melero

March 14, 2015

It's deja vu all over again for CSUN's champion basketball team -- well almost. Though they lost the outright championship title to the Hawai'i Rainbow Wahine this season, they managed to take the Big West Tournament away from them Saturday night 67-60 at the Honda Center in Anaheim. "Through...

ICYMI: Highlights from Men’s Basketball Big West Quarterfinal

Senior Stephen Maxwell tries to get a hand in front of UC Davis' Corey Hawkins shot during the Matadors' qurater final game on March 12. (Raul Martinez / Staff Photographer

Lauren Bennett

March 13, 2015

CSUN Men's Basketball crashed out of the Big West Quarterfinals Thursday afternoon against UC Davis 71-67. Here are highlights from yesterday's game, and you can find the recap here.

Women’s basketball: CSUN books trip to second straight Big West Final

Senior Janae Sharpe fights her way up to the basket for the Matadors in their semifinal game against UC Davis on March 13. The Matadors defeated the Aggies 61-47. (Trevor Stamp / Multimedia Editor)

Mateo Melero

March 13, 2015

There was last year when CSUN put down a team at the Big West Tournament semifinals for the first time in the season. And then there was this year, when they did it again. CSUN defeated the University of California, Davis down 61-47, for the first time in the season, allowing a shot at the championship...

Women’s Basketball: CSUN face UC Irvine in Big West semi-finals

Senior Cinnamon Lister tries to let off a shot as moments before she was fouled by Long Beach's Chantel Dooley during the first half of the Matadors' game on March 5, 2015. (Trevor Stamp / Multimedia Editor)

Mateo Melero

March 12, 2015

The CSUN Matadors will echo a Big West Tournament semi-final setup seen last year when they faced off against the University of California, Davis Friday -- a team that have not defeated in the regular season. Last year, CSUN played their first semi-final game against the University of California,...

Men’s Basketball: CSUN’s turbulent season ends with 71-67 loss to UC Davis

After leading at the half, the Matadors were not able to push against UC Davis' rally, losing 71-67 in the Big West Quarterfinals on March 12. (Raul Martinez / Staff Photographer)

Julius Lasin

March 12, 2015

Coming into their matchup with the UC Davis Aggies (25-5, 15-2 Big West), the Matadors (9-24, 4-13 Big West) were playing the role of David to the Aggies’ Goaliath. This time, however, David could not finish off Goaliath, as the Matadors fell to the Aggies 71-67 in the quarterfinals of the Big West...

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