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Matadors of the Week

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Orlando Mayorquin

April 4, 2018

D'Andreah Young Young won the 400-meter hurdles event at the Stanford Invitational on Mar. 30. Young ran the third fastest time in school history with a 58.15. Her time is also the 10th fastest time in Division I this season. She was named Big West Track Athlete of the Week. Young's next showing will b...

Horvath breaks CSUN’s home run record; Matadors still drop both games against UC Davis

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Karlie Habitz

April 3, 2018

Savannah Horvath breaks CSUN's home run record as the Matadors drop two games Saturday during a double header against UC Davis. It was softball's first losing series against the Aggies in five years. Game 1 Matadors scored two runs in the first two innings and remained silent until Horvath's home run in...

A comeback win for men’s volleyball in first game vs UCSB

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Karlie Habitz

April 3, 2018

After two weeks off men’s volleyball, No. 8, beat UC Santa Barbara, No. 11, in four sets (16-25, 25-21, 25-16 and 25-23) as senior Arvis Greene led the team with 17 kills. CSUN (13-8, 3-3 Big West) had a rough start the first set of the night but came back and swept the Gauchos in the next thre...

Matadors nearly sweep Mustangs; come up short in final game of series

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Justin Vigil

April 3, 2018

Big West baseball opening weekend concludes with the Matadors on top of the conference. CSUN took the opening series over the Cal Poly Mustangs winning the first two games 5-3 and 10-7 and dropped the last game 5-4. In the series finale, Albee Weiss wasted no time and blasted a solo home run to left...

CSUN makes statement in big weekend, Sweeps Hawaii in season series

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Justin Vigil

March 26, 2018

No. 10 CSUN finished off a historic weekend with numerous milestones including the team's first Big West win, the team's first win against a ranked opponent and coach Jeff Campbell's 300th and 301st career wins.The Matadors swept No. 3 Hawaii in the Matadome Thursday and Friday night for the team's fi...

Matadors of the week 3/7-3/13

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Ethan Hanson

March 15, 2018

Tessa Boagni- Boagni was named Big West Tournament MVP after leading women's basketball into an unlikely run to the NCAA tournament. The Matadors needed to win four games in five nights to advance to win the Big West. Boagni averaged 19.2 PPG and scored 23 points in her team's 63-55 win over UC Davis ...

Sports Calendar 3/14-3/20

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Ethan Hanson

March 14, 2018

Women's Basketball:3/16 @ Notre Dame first round of NCAA Tournament 2 p.m. Watch on ESPN 2 Baseball: 3/14 vs UCLA 2 p.m. 3/16 @ Ohio State 2:05 p.m. 3/17 @ Ohio State 12:05 p.m. 3/18 @ Ohio State 10:05 a.m.Softball: 3/14 vs Ohio State noon 3/14 vs North...

Women’s basketball will play No. 1 Notre Dame in first round of NCAA tournament

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Ethan Hanson

March 14, 2018

Cal State Northridge has never won an NCAA tournament game. Four appearances including three in the past five seasons and now the No. 16 ranked Matadors are being asked to pull off the near impossible.How impossible do you ask? Well, consider the fact that only once has the lowest seed in the first rou...

The Gottfried era begins at CSUN

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Ethan Hanson

March 13, 2018

“We want players that want to be here.” Those were the words echoed by Mark Gottfried who was introduced as CSUN’s new head basketball coach on Tuesday at the Matadome.Gottfried has a successful past and first won an NCAA tournament as an assistant at UCLA back in 1995. Gottfried later ear...

Games to watch: 3/14-3/20

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Justin Vigil

March 13, 2018

3/16 CSUN vs Notre DameCSUN enters the big dance facing off with No. 1 seed Notre Dame. The Matadors will face their toughest test of the season when visiting the (29-3) Fighting Irish. The Irish have disposed of almost all their opponents this year, winning 15 of their games by 20 points or more. Cha...

Postseason basketball ban raises questions on athletes’ academics

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Sarah Goulding

March 16, 2016

This 2015–2016 season, CSUN has self imposed a postseason ban for the men's basketball team due to “violations of team and university policies.” Though the exact nature of these violations has not been released due to the federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, they have raised questions...

Men’s basketball admits violation, self-imposes ban

CSUN captured the lead twice in the last five minutes, but once again, faltered in the closing moments (File Photo / Raul Martinez / The Sundial)

Sarah Goulding

January 7, 2016

CSUN’s men’s basketball team has self-imposed a 2016 post-season ban after acknowledging violations in its 2014-2015 season. CSUN Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Brandon E. Martin made the announcement Thursday following an external investigation into allegations of academic fraud in the...

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