March 13, 1990 |
In the grand scheme, maybe it's better that almost no one knows where Southern California College is located. Take the college's brochure, for example. Nowhere is there a photograph of the campus. There are plenty of shots of students walking on the beach, golden sunsets and even a panoramic view of the Newport Beach area. So just where is Southern California College? It's a question often asked SCC basketball Coach Bill Reynolds. "People in Costa Mesa don't even know we're here," he said.
December 25, 1994 |
America is raining jump shots again. The high school basketball season officially tipped off this month, and few towns anywhere, it seems, fail to embrace this most American of sports. A virus known as "Hoosier Hysteria" grips the entire state of Indiana from December to March (remember the movie "Hoosiers"?). In Kentucky, grandmothers know who the backup point guard is for the local high school . . . and whether he can go to his left well enough to shake a defender. Lately writers and filmmakers have left the Rockwellian scenes of Middle America (basketball hoops nailed firmly to farmhouses, barns and garages)
August 11, 1989
Bill Reynolds has been hired as women's tennis coach at Cal State Fullerton, school officials announced Thursday. Reynolds, 43, had been men's and women's tennis coach at Christ College Irvine for the past two years. He replaces Brad Allen, who did not have his contract renewed. Reynolds is a graduate of UC Santa Barbara.
December 19, 1995
Four players scored in double figures as Southern California College defeated Christian Heritage, 81-65, in a nonconference men's basketball game Monday at SCC. The victory was the 299th for Coach Bill Reynolds, who will go for his 300th when the Vanguards host Elmhurst (Ill.) at 7:30 tonight. Eric Walker led SCC with 19 points. Forward Marlon Watson contributed 11 points and 11 rebounds for the Vanguards (5-5).
March 22, 1989
Bill Reynolds, Southern California College men's basketball coach, has been selected the National Christian College Athletic Assn. coach of the year, the school announced. Reynolds led SCC to a 29-5 record and the Golden State Athletic Conference championship. Todd Dixon, a senior guard, was named a first-team All-American and Jeff Bickmore, a sophomore center, was a second-team All-American.
February 27, 1987
Bill Reynolds, Southern California College basketball coach, has been named the NAIA District 3 coach of the year for the second time in three years. The Vanguards (22-7) play Point Loma Nazarine College at 6 p.m. Saturday night at Chapman College in the district semifinals. The all-district team includes two players from SCC: Jon Haar, a 6-foot 4-inch senior guard who has averaged 18.1 points and shot 53% from the field, and Rob Lucas, a 6-7 senior forward who has averaged 17.9 points and 7.