The Warriors made all six free throw attempts in the final seconds as they held off the San Francisco State Gators in a 72-68 win Friday night.
It was another great effort by the Cal State Stanislaus women's and men's basketball teams on Saturday night, but both Warrior squads fell to visiting Sonoma State.
At 6 feet, 6 inches Mason Russell looks like he was born to play football, and it seems famed coach Larry Coker agrees. The 290-pound Turlock High alumnus recently agreed to take his talents to the new football program at the University of Texas at San Antonio, fulfilling one of his many goals.
The expected offensive showdown turned out to be just that Saturday night - and Cal State Stanislaus exploded for its best scoring night with a 93-82 victory over Cal State East Bay.
Despite playing with just seven Warriors in uniform, the Cal State Stanislaus women's basketball team put up a good fight before falling to Cal State East Bay, 67-59, Saturday night.
The men's and women's basketball teams at California State University, Stanislaus wrapped up a run of four straight home games Saturday night against Cal State Dominguez Hills. The men's team played a close game, winning by the nail biting score of 59-58. Stanislaus' women also beat Dominguez Hills in a close matchup, defeating the Toros 57-53.
The Stanislaus men's basketball team will begin a four-game homestand this week with a pair of CCAA games. The Warriors will host UC San Diego on Friday and Cal State San Bernardino on Saturday.
The men's basketball team at California State University, Stanislaus blew by Dominican University Thursday 82-68. The Warriors (7-2) were led by Reggie Jones who finished the game with 24 points, 17 of which came in the first quarter. Jones also recorded 10 rebounds against the Penguins (1-10) who surprised those in attendance with a competitive first half.
Since graduating from Turlock High in 2010 and joining Modesto Junior College's women's soccer team Sara Latham has experienced a high degree of success. Last year she was named to the All Regional Team, last fall she was named Big 8 Conference Player of the Year and last week she was selected to the JC All-American Division III team.
Inside perhaps the toughest arena to play in the CCAA, the Cal State Stanislaus men's basketball team saw its win-streak end at three with a 91-76 setback to No. 8 Humboldt State Monday night.
Theresa Henderson had a double-double and two others Warriors were also in double figures in scoring, but those numbers didn't add up to a victory as they fell to Humboldt State, 76-60, Monday night.
Cal State Stanislaus men's forward Reggie Jones and women's guard Theresa Henderson were both named the California Collegiate Athletic Association's basketball Players of the Week for the week of Dec. 5-11, it was announced on Monday.
Sophomore forward Karenee Demery added another "first" to her resume when she was named First Team All American in women's soccer over the weekend. She is the first player in program history to receive this honor.
Making the free throws when they count the most, the Cal State Stanislaus women's basketball team hung on to defeat Notre Dame de Namur, 71-69, Saturday at the CCAA/PacWest Shootout at San Francisco State.
Theresa Henderson continued to put up big numbers, but unfortunately the Cal State Stanislaus women's basketball team fell to No. 17 Grand Canyon, 81-52, at the CCAA/PacWest Shootout in San Francisco on Friday.
The Journal tracked down Turlock High graduate and former Bulldog basketball standout Travis Souza fresh off his final game for the University of California, Irvine, where he made school history. Here's what Souza had to say:
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