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Cal Bears BB new head coach: Fox could be that silver lining that Cal hoops is looking for

March 31, 2019

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keywordsking.com photo: Mark Fox seen here as former head coach at Georgia steps in as Cal’s head coach and likes what the Cal program is all about. Fox has been to five Tournaments in the last 14 years. By Morris Phillips and Michael Duca BERKELEY — Cal’s Athletic Director Jim Knowlton’s hiring of Mark Fox […]

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Cal basketball parts ways with coach Wyking Jones after two seasons

March 25, 2019

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latimes.com file photo: Former Cal Bears head coach Wyking Jones who coached the team for two season was dismissed on Sunday Mar 24th by Cal By Morris Phillips BERKELEY — Cal has fired coach Wyking Jones following two, historically subpar seasons that landed the Bears in the Pac-12 basement twice. Jones was 8-24 last season, […]

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Cal Goes Cold: Colorado advances to Pac-12 quarters with 56-51 win

March 13, 2019

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photo by sportsradioservice.com Shawn McCullough By Morris Phillips Defense had the Cal Bears sniffing an upset in Las Vegas Wednesday afternoon. But their ineffective offense couldn’t close the deal. The Bears fell 56-51 to Colorado in the first round of the Pac-12 tournament ending their season, and a three-game win streak that created belief the […]

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Photo Gallery: Cal Bears at Pac-12 Tournament

March 13, 2019

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Cal podcast with Morris Phillips: Will wins in Pac-12 Tournament translate to saving Jones’ coaching job?

March 11, 2019

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photo from bearinsider.com: The Cal Golden Bears Darius McNiell takes a shot over the crowded field of Stanford Cardinal defenders during last Thu Mar 7th’s contest at Maples Pavilion in Palo Alto On the Cal podcast with Morris Phillips: #1 Will a couple of wins during the Pac-12 Tournament equate to saving Cal head coach […]

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Cal Bears basketball Thursday recap: What a difference a day makes; Cal dominates Stanford for third straight win 64-59

March 8, 2019

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photo from calbears.com: The Cal Bears Matt Bradley (20) drives on the Stanford Cardinal (0) KZ Okpala in Thursday night’s game at Maples Pavilion By Morris Phillips PALO ALTO — The Cal Bears’ Connor Vanover led Cal in scoring with 24 points on Thursday night at Maples Pavilion, helping the Golden Bears to their third […]

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Cal Bears basketball podcast with Morris Phillips: After two straight wins, Cal prepares for Stanford Thursday

March 4, 2019

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photo from yahoosports.com: The Cal Bears defense was all over the Washington Huskies last Thursday at Haas Pavilion in Berkeley the first of two wins for Cal On the Cal Bears podcast with Morris: #1 The Cal Bears are coming off two wins against the mighty Washington Huskies and the Washington State University Cougars. Morris […]

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Confident Cal makes it two in a row, dumps WSU

March 3, 2019

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By Morris Phillips BERKELEY, Calif. — It’s never too late to reinvent yourselves. In fact, doing so prior to the Pac-12 tournament might be a stroke of genius. The Cal Bears made it two straight wins–after 16 losses–by putting the clamps on Washington State Saturday at Haas Pavilion, 76-69. The resurgent Bears now have the […]

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Dog Days Are Over: Cal clips the Huskies to end 16-game losing streak

February 28, 2019

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By Morris Phillips BERKELEY, Calif. — Washington coach Mike Hopkins may have been the first to grasp what was transpiring when he called a pair of early timeouts to express his exasperation with the indifference his Huskies were displaying on defense. Ultimately, Hopkins’ timeouts didn’t work. The Cal Bears, off a favorable start, wavered briefly […]

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Cal Bears podcast with Morris Phillips: Cal can’t hold first half lead, still winless in the Pac-12

February 25, 2019

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Photo credit: @CalMBBall On the Cal Bears podcast with Morris: #1 The Arizona State University Sun Devils (19-8) Luguentz Dort led with 22 points and the Cal Bears (5-22) lost by ten points 69-59 on Sunday to remain winless in conference play. #2 Matt Bradley for Cal led with 23 points and ten rebounds. No […]

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