Memorial Stadium Renovation Cost Puts Cal Athletics Budget In JeopardyThe $400 million price tag for renovating Memorial stadium could end up leading to cuts to Cal Sports, bleeding the athletics department dry and plunging into crippling debt.
Jump On Tomorrow: Berkeley Kite Festival, Great Bull Run, Market Street Transit Lanes, International Soccer At Cal, Sunday's SF MarathonComing Saturday: Market Street transit lane painting, Berkeley kite festival, running bulls in Pleasanton, international soccer at Cal, and (Sunday) the San Francisco Marathon returns.
Cal To Host Soccer Superpowers Real Madrid And Inter Milan At Memorial StadiumOfficials announced Friday that European soccer heavyweights Inter Milan and Real Madrid will be facing off at the recently renovated Memorial Stadium on July 26th. Kickoff for the contest, which will be broadcast internationally in more than 150 countries, is set for 3 p.m. local time, according to the Cal Bears website.
Cal Scientists Go Underground To Monitor Hayward Fault HeartbeatWith a network of sensors spread across the UC Berkeley campus, scientists are hoping to get a clear picture -- and sounds -- of the Hayward Fault's next big move.
21-13 Friday Night Loss To Huskies Dooms Cal's Bowl HopesThe Golden Bears (3-7, 2-5) lost for the fourth time in six games at their renovated stadium and are assured of missing out on a bowl for the second time in three seasons.
Nevada Spoils Cal's Memorial Stadium Reopening Day Party With 31-24 VictoryStefphon Jefferson ran for 141 yards and scored his third touchdown with 36 seconds remaining as Nevada spoiled the reopening of Memorial Stadium by beating California 31-24 on Saturday.
Refurbished Memorial Stadium Is Cal's Crown JewelWith the season opener against Nevada on Sept. 1, California officially opened the doors for a behind-the-scenes look at Memorial Stadium on Friday.
Phil Matier: Cal Vows Memorial Stadium Will Reopen September 1stOfficials at UC Berkeley insist the Cal football team will play in the remodeled Memorial Stadium for its season opener on September 1st, even if work is not complete.
Concerns Mount Over Financing Of Cal Stadium ProjectA renovated Memorial Stadium on the UC Berkeley campus is scheduled to open in September. But there are some on campus who question whether the university had adequate funds to finance the project in the first place.
Lone Occupy San Jose Protester Vows To Keep His City Hall PerchAn itinerant construction worker who has been perched on a wall at San Jose City Hall for more than a week has no plans to leave, even as he is the only remnant of the Occupy San Jose protest.
Berkeley Businesses Absorb Loss Of Cal Games To San FranciscoAs the Cal football team prepares to kick off its season Saturday at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, many Berkeley businesses are wondering what this season will be like without any games on campus. Due to seismic retrofit work, Berkeley's Memorial Stadium won't be ready until 2012.
Good Question: What Will Cal’s New Memorial Stadium Look Like?The Golden Bears have called it home since 1923, but it’s now going through an extensive renovation. Hailey in Berkeley asked this Good Question: What will Cal’s new Memorial Stadium look like?