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The Ten Best Men’s College Basketball Teams In Bay Area History

Some of the entries on this list may surprise readers, but those who have followed the game won’t be shocked at which squad is No. 1 on this list. And who knew that the local universities have won a combined four NCAA tournament titles? Only the diehard fans in the Bay Area!

03/05/2015

Jefferson Award winners Tim Harper (center) with Peanut Louie Harper (right). (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winners Coach Kids To Build Future Success

Thanks to modern culture, a lot of kids measure success by money, power, and status – at any cost. But this week’s Jefferson Award winners are coaching a different message at schools around California and their students are thriving.

08/06/2014

Women's head basketball coach Tara VanDerveer of the Stanford Cardinal.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Stanford’s VanDerveer To Receive Legends Of Coaching Award

Stanford’s Tara VanDerveer will receive the Legends of Coaching award in April, recognizing college basketball coaches who exemplify John Wooden’s high standards of coaching and personal integrity.

09/25/2013

John Madden (KCBS)

Daily Madden: Remembering John Wooden

It’s President’s Day and John Madden is off. Since UCLA played Cal Sunday night, we revisit John’s tribute to the late “Wizard of Westwood” John Wooden from last June 7th.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/21/2011