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California head coach Mike Montgomery. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Cal Coach Mike Montgomery Weighing Retirement

Cal coach Mike Montgomery is scheduled to meet with athletic director Sandy Barbour on Monday to let her know whether he plans to retire.

03/30/2014

Super Bowl XLV

Former Cal Star Aaron Rodgers Rallies Wisconsin Hoops Team To Elite 8

The star of the incessant State Farm “Discount Double Check” ad campaign may need to do an alma mater double check. Former Cal standout and Green Bay Packers star Aaron Rodgers was captured on camera celebrating with the Wisconsin Badgers Thursday after the team advanced to the NCAA elite eight.

03/28/2014

Stanford v Kansas

Stanford, Dayton Face Off In Sweet 16 Cinderella Showdown

Neither 10th seeded Stanford nor 11th seeded Dayton were considered elite when the NCAA Tournament brackets were released. But one of those teams will continue ride another victory Thursday into the Elite Eight, just one victory away from the Final Four.

03/27/2014

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Daily Madden: It’s Time To Compensate College Athletes

The decision could lead to big changes in the college athletics business, worth billions of dollars.

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Stanford v. Kansas

Daily Madden: Experience Is Trumping Prestige In NCAA Tournament

Stanford’s victory over Kansas and Mercer’s win over Duke were two of the NCAA Tournament upsets over big name basketball programs.

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Stanford v. Kansas

Stanford Knocks Off No. 2 Kansas 60-57

Dwight Powell had 15 points and seven rebounds and No. 10 seed Stanford knocked off No. 2 Kansas 60-57 in the South Regional on Sunday.

03/23/2014

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Stanford Gets Kansas In 3rd Round Of NCAA Tourney

Stanford is in the field for the first time in six years, but half of its games have been against NCAA tournament teams.

03/22/2014

Brittany Boyd #15 of the California Golden Bears.  (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Cal Women Hold On For 64-63 NCAA Win Over Fordham

Brittany Boyd scored 22 points, including the game-winning jumper with 14 seconds left, and California survived for a 64-63 victory over feisty Fordham in the first round of the NCAA tournament Saturday.

03/22/2014

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Basketball Bias? Bay Area CBS Staff Has Soft Spot For Underdogs In NCAA Tournament

Since Sunday, you’ve been bombarded with the term “Braketology,” as experts tried to tell you who would advance in the NCAA Tournament. But who did you pick when you were alone in the semi-privacy of your own cubicle? If you are anything like the CBS TV and radio hosts you love Stanford, but aren’t a big fan of number one seeds.

03/20/2014

Head coach Joe Callero speaks with Joel Awich #25 of the Cal Poly Mustangs during the first round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament against the Texas Southern Tigers at UD Arena on March 19, 2014 in Dayton, Ohio. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: The Beauty Of The Big Dance Cinderellas

Cal Poly won its first ever NCAA Tournament game, setting up a Friday date with unbeaten and top seeded Wichita State.

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