CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 12, 2013 |
Despite popular alarm and fascination with "hooking up" on campus, college students are not having sex with more partners than in the past few decades, are no more accepting of sex before marriage and are actually less likely to report having sex weekly or more often, according to a study released Tuesday. "We're not living in a new era of no-holds-barred sexuality," said Martin Monto, the University of Portland sociology professor who co-wrote the study. For instance, fewer than a third of college students surveyed between 2002 and 2010 said they had had sex with more than one person in the preceding year - about the same level as reported during the late 1980s and early '90s.
November 28, 1988 |
USC's basketball team, off to its best start since 1979, plays the University of Portland tonight at 7:30 at the Sports Arena. The Trojans (2-0), who opened with a 74-68 win over Delaware, are coming off an impressive 22-point victory over Howard University Saturday night. Portland lost its season-opener to Oregon State, 106-59, Saturday night in Corvallis, Ore.
November 8, 1995
This is a list of athletes who have verbally committed and are expected to sign today or in the next seven days during the NCAA early signing period.
November 5, 1989 |
Loyola Marymount lost its hold on second place in the West Coast Conference volleyball race when the Lions lost their second home match in two nights Saturday, 15-5, 10-15, 15-12, 15-12, to the University of Portland. The loss, coming on the heels of Friday's five-game loss to Gonzaga, dropped the Lions into a tie with Portland and Gonzaga at 7-4 in the WCC. The Lions fell to 8-13 despite 26 digs and 15 kills by Kerry House. Portland is 14-12 overall.
September 30, 1987
San Diego State scored three late goals to defeat the University of Portland, 3-2, in a men's nonconference soccer match Tuesday at San Diego. The Aztecs (8-3) took the lead when Eric Wynalda centered the ball from the left side and Kyle Whittemore kicked the game-winning goal with seven minutes remaining. With 20 minutes to play, Pete Klaass scored from the left side, and Girardo Jimenez tied the score with a bicycle kick from eight yards with 10 minutes left. Portland fell to 4-3.
April 13, 1990 |
University of Portland basketball coach Larry Steele was reported resting comfortably after undergoing a surgical procedure to correct an irregular heartbeat. Steele's wife, Vicki, said doctors at Oklahoma Memorial Hospital in Oklahoma City believe that Thursday's six-hour procedure was a success, but follow-up tests will be conducted in two months to confirm their findings. The former Portland Trail Blazer and University of Kentucky player had been diagnosed as having Wolf Parkinson syndrome.
December 25, 1985 |
X-rays taken Tuesday of Kevin Henderson's injured right ankle were negative, a Cal State Fullerton spokesman said. Henderson, the Titans' leading scorer with a 21-point-per-game average, sprained his ankle Sunday, early in the first half of Fullerton's nonconference loss at the University of Portland. The injury has been diagnosed as a "severe sprain." The senior point guard is listed as questionable for Saturday's game at Pepperdine, but could be ready for the Pacific Coast Athletic Assn.