February 25, 2013 |
Brandon Martin , a former USC basketball team captain, has been named athletic director at Cal State Northridge. Martin, 39, was a senior associate athletic director at Oklahoma. He previously worked as a senior associate athletic director at USC. It will be a return to the San Fernando Valley for Martin, who once played for Cleveland High in Reseda. He averaged 31 points a game his senior year in 1992 after transferring to Washington Prep. He was on the honor roll every semester at USC. ALSO: Derek Fisher gets another late-season deal from Thunder Kobe Bryant turns back clock, and Mavericks , in Lakers ' 103-99 win NBA debating whether to fine Mark Cuban for comment on Kobe Bryant
June 21, 2013 |
Greg Moore has been hired as baseball coach at Cal State Northridge, Athletic Director Brandon Martin announced. Moore was associate head coach at the University of San Francisco the last three seasons. “I want to bring a passion to improve every day, on and off the field,” Moore said in a statement. “I want to make the San Fernando Valley proud of its baseball team.” Moore replaces Matt Curtis, whose contract was not renewed. Curtis was 77-89 in three seasons, including 31-26 this season.
December 20, 2012 |
It was a night of history for the Cal State Northridge women's basketball program. The Matadors beat No. 12 UCLA, 77-72, on Thursday night at Pauley Pavilion, the first time they've defeated a ranked team in their Division I history. And it was their first victory against UCLA, having lost nine previous times to the Bruins. In fact, it was the Matadors' first victory against a Pac-12 conference team since 1996. "We knew this was going to be like a Super Bowl to them," UCLA Coach Cori Close said.
February 26, 2009
at Cal State Northridge 62, UC Santa Barbara 57: Rodrigue Mels scored 19 points and the Matadors, 13-12 overall and 9-4 in the Big West Conference, used a barrage of free throws to rally past the Gauchos (12-14, 5-8) in a game that featured 50 turnovers and 47 fouls. The Matadors used a 33-15 run in the second half, though they made only one field goal in the last 10 minutes. -- TONIGHT UC Irvine at Long Beach State...7 Cal State Fullerton at UC Riverside...7 San Francisco at Loyola Marymount..
November 24, 2009
Texas San Antonio 66, UC Irvine 56: Eric Wise scored 23 points but the Anteaters (2-2) couldn't overcome 50% shooting by the Roadrunners (3-0) at Richmond, Ky. at Western Kentucky 68, Cal State Northridge 67: Anthony Sally made a free throw with 4.7 seconds left to lift the Hilltoppers (2-1). Kenny Daniels led the Matadors (1-3) with 19 points. at UC Santa Barbara 76, San Francisco 65: Orlando Johnson scored 25 points and James Nunnally had 20 to lead the Gauchos (3-0)
July 3, 2009 |
The 22-year-old son of Cal State Northridge's basketball coach, along with a 23-year-old Northridge basketball player and another man, pleaded no contest Thursday to burglary and grand theft stemming from a theft at Best Buy. Jeffrey Robert Braswell, son of Coach Bobby Braswell, pleaded no contest to five felony counts, including one count of second-degree commercial burglary, three counts of grand theft over $400 and one count of identity theft, said Deputy Dist. Atty. Jeff Stodel.