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Head coach Cuonzo Martin of the Tennessee Volunteers looks on from the bench in the first half against the Mercer Bears during the third round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at PNC Arena on March 23, 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Cal Nabs Tennessee Head Coach To Lead Men’s Basketball Program

Martin replaces Mike Montgomery, who retired last month after six seasons in Berkeley. Martin went 63-41 in three seasons at Tennessee, including a 24-13 mark and an appearance in the regional semifinals of the NCAA tournament this season. He also was previously the coach at Missouri State.

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Cal Golden Bears head basketball coach Mike Montgomery. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Cal Men’s Basketball Coach Montgomery Retires

The 67-year-old Montgomery decided to retire following an up-and-down season that ended last Wednesday with a loss to SMU in the quarterfinals of the NIT.

03/31/2014

Wide receiver DeSean Jackson #10 of the Philadelphia Eagles warms up before a game against the Oakland Raiders on November 3, 2013 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Eagles won 49-20. ( Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Former Cal Star DeSean Jackson Cut By Eagles

The team cut the former Cal Berkeley star on Friday. He was coming off a career-best season in Philadelphia, leading the team with 82 catches for 1,332 yards and nine touchdowns.

03/28/2014

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

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

Homepage of the online free encyclopedia Wikipedia.

Hiring Of Cal Wikipedia Guru Could Signal Return To Research Fundamentals

Kevin Gorman will advise students and professors on the best practices for editing and article on Wikipedia, the online encyclopedia that gets 500 million monthly visitors, many of whom are doing the editing and updating of the website.

03/20/2014

Justin Cobbs #1 of the California Golden Bears. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Gilling, Marshall Lead Sun Devils Past Cal 78-60

Justin Cobbs scored 15, Jordan Mathews 14 and David Kravish 12 for Cal (18-11, 9-7) at the end of a rough trip to the desert where the Sun Devils outscored Cal 78-60.

03/01/2014

UC Berkeley

Relatives Of Infected UC Berkeley Student Diagnosed With Measles

Two relatives of a University of California at Berkeley student who contracted measles earlier this month have also caught the disease, Contra Costa County health officials said.

02/28/2014

Timothy Rodriguez (Berkeley PD)

Former Cal Graduate Instructor Arrested In Albany Sexual Assault

A former graduate student instructor at the University of California at Berkeley was arrested in Albany on Tuesday in connection with a sexual assault that occurred last month.

02/12/2014

Ted Agu died after collapsing during football practice. 2/7/2014 (Credit: CalTV.org)

Cal Berkeley Football Player Ted Agu Collapses During Workout, Dies

University of California at Berkeley officials said the university is in mourning after football player Ted Agu died Friday when he developed problems at the end of a routine training run with his teammates.

02/07/2014

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