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Lancers come back late to beat Matadors

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Tyler Wainfeld

May 8, 2019

The baseball team’s losing streak hit four after giving up a one-run lead in the eighth inning, dropping a tight game to California Baptist University 4-3 on Tuesday at Matador Field. With the Matadors up 3-2 entering the top of the eighth, junior Cruz Daddario was called out of the bullpen and...

Matadors of the week

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Victor Herrera Jr

April 24, 2018

Trevor Casanova - Catcher Trevor Casanova extended his hitting streak to 10 games in the UC Irvine series. Casanova has hit in 11 of 12 Big West Conference games and has thrown out 15 base runners on the season. CSUN is coming off a tough three-game series sweep against UC Irvine. In the Big West, Ca...

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...

Check out what your Matador athletes are doing this week

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Mercedes Mayers

January 11, 2017

Wednesday, Jan. 18Men's basketball @ Hawaii, 9 p.m.Thursday, Jan. 19Men's volleyball vs. BYU, 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20Men's volleyball vs. BYU, 7 p.m.Men's track and field @ Cherry & Silver Invitational, All DayWomen's track and field @ Cherry & Silver Invitational, All DayWomen's tennis vs. Long ...

Marijuana appears to hinder athletes, more than help

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Daniel Robles

April 19, 2016

There is a long-standing belief in society that weed is more of a detriment than a performance enhancer. Marijuana as a performance enhancer is something that doesn’t sound right at first, but there are studies and personal accounts to support that belief. “[The] only effect I can think of ...

CSUN falls behind early, routed by USC

CSUN men's basketball head coach Reggie Theus instructs freshman guard Jason Richardson as the Matadors faced the USC Trojans at the Galen Center on Nov. 23. CSUN lost 96-61 in its fifth non-conference game. Richardson would end the game with a team-high 18 points. (File Photo / The Sundial)

Julius Lasin

November 24, 2015

After the CSUN men’s basketball team came away with an impressive 20-point victory against Vanguard University on Nov. 18, the Matadors appeared ready to go toe-to-toe with their Pac-12 opponent, the University of Southern California Trojans on Monday night. However, that wasn’t the case, as the...

The Set Show Episode 8: Live Edition

The Set Show Episode 8: Live Edition

Daniel Shin

March 2, 2015

The Sundial presents the Court Side Live Edition of the SET Show. Hosts Conner and Ernest bring you all the Sports and Entertainment talk you need, LIVE from press row before the Cal State Northridge Matadors defeated Cal State Fullerton in basketball. Special thanks to this week's guests Tom J Ford,...

The Set Show: The Fantastic Five

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Daniel Shin

February 6, 2015

The Sundial is proud to bring you episode five of The Set Show. This week, hosts Ernesto Casillas and Conner Faulk welcome the voice and commentator for CSUN Basketball Ghizal Hasan, Conner's Top 5 NFL Qb's Coaches, Steve Carrel Movies, and biggest Box Office Bombs. The SET Show. Sports, Entertainment,...

Fourth & Forever Podcast Ep. 3: Superbowl Talk (Again)

The New England Patriots celebrate their Super Bowl XLIX win over the Seattle Seahawks, 28-24. Photo courtesy of Tribune News Services.

Daniel Shin

February 5, 2015

This week on the Fourth and Forever podcast, Anna, Kenny and Pete talk about their reactions to Superbowl XLIX and who gets sold in a new segment, "Buy or Sell."

Buckets in Bunches Ep. 3: We Need to Talk About Kobe

The Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard won't be seen at the NBA All-Stars game. Kenny and Eric talk about this and other All-Star snubs. Photo courtesy of Tribune News Services.

Daniel Shin

February 3, 2015

Sundial Sports Assistant Editor Kenneth Berry is joined by staff writer and new guest Eric Blotz this week to discuss the on-going issue that is Kobe Bryant and who got snubbed from the NBA All-Star Game.

Football Friday Episode No. 3

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Pete D. Camarillo

October 10, 2014

Contributor Kenneth Berry joins Shaka Dixon and Pete Camarillo for this podcast, as the team actually records the entire show this week. The team discuss the BCS playoffs, and its implications on Pac-12 and SEC football. The three make their picks for the National Championship and also discuss unio...

Sundial Sports Podcast: Football Friday Episode 1

Pete D. Camarillo

September 26, 2014

Shaka Dixon, Pete Camarillo, and Andrew Martinez talk about what is trending in the NFL. They talk about the latest in the Roger Goodell and Ray Rice controversies. Also talk about the changing importance of positions in a passing league. The Sundial Sports staff also discusses some of the best matc...

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