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March 22, 1986
Prim Walker hit a two-run single in the first inning to lead the University of the Pacific softball team to a 3-1 win over San Diego State at the PONY Tournament Friday at Cal State Fullerton. Tiger pitcher Teri Arnold went the distance for the win. SDSU fell to 9-14.
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September 14, 1991 | SCOTT MILLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
They have allowed an average of 64 1/2 points a game. They yielded 86 points to Cal last Saturday and lost at home to Sacramento State, 43-40, the previous week. They have given up 18 touchdowns and 54 first downs in two games. The Pacific Tigers are coming to town, and it's not exactly as if they're Notre Dame or Michigan. But there was San Diego State Coach Al Luginbill this week, doing his best Lou Holtz imitation.
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January 6, 1987 | JIM McCURDIE, Times Staff Writer
Cal State Fullerton boarded a bus here late Monday night for a seven-hour bus ride into darkness. It would be a quiet trip, one used to contemplate lessons not learned, and a painful return to reality. After an unreal start to the 1986-87 season, the Titans returned to earth with a resounding thud Monday night in the University of the Pacific's Spanos Center.
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November 18, 1990 | SUSAN SLUSSER, MCCLATCHY NEWS SERVICE
Troy Kopp has a very practical view of the world. He doesn't take much for granted. So despite setting a host of NCAA and school records this season, the University of the Pacific's sophomore quarterback isn't letting himself get too caught up in his accomplishments. Kopp has seen enough lows in his life to give him some perspective on the highs. "I try not to set a lot of lofty goals," he said. "I just try to keep modest goals and be realistic.
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February 27, 1987 | CHRIS DE LUCA
Despite a poor performance at the line late in the game, the San Diego State women's basketball team easily defeated the University of the Pacific, 80-52, in a Pacific Coast Athletic Assn. game in the Sports Arena Thursday. SDSU, led by Jessica Haynes' 22 points, improved to 8-9 in PCAA action and 11-15 overall. In the first half, UOP shot 35% from the field and trailed the Aztecs by as many as 10 points, 28-18.
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March 8, 1986 | JIM McCURDIE, Times Staff Writer
New Mexico State's strange and eventful season almost took another turn for the worse Friday night. The Aggies, who started fast, finished with a whimper, and had to deal with the death of the mother of their star player in between, survived a threat from a University of Pacific team that once appeared to be in danger of not reaching the Pacific Coast Athletic Assn.'s postseason tournament.
SPORTS
March 1, 1987
Guard Ricky Berry scored 17 points and grabbed 9 rebounds, and forward George Puou had 14 points to lead the San Jose State to a 70-65 victory over the University of the Pacific at San Jose. Guard Bobby Evans' six free throws in the last 24 seconds also helped San Jose finish the season 14-13 overall and 10-8 in the PCAA. Forward Christian Gray led UOP with 15 points as the Tigers ended the season 10-17 and 6-12.
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March 20, 1985
Santee resident John Goik, severely burned Friday when chemicals he was handling exploded at a Scripps Ranch manufacturing plant, died early Tuesday at UC San Diego Medical Center, a hospital spokeswoman said. Goik, 29, was burned over 95% of his body from the chemicals, used in making water purification systems at Fluid Systems, a division of UOP Inc., which is a subsidiary of The Signal Cos.
SPORTS
February 1, 1987
Senior Michelle McCoy scored 20 points and had 11 assists to lead Cal Poly Pomona to an 80-56 California Collegiate Athletic Assn. women's basketball victory over Chapman Saturday at Pomona. McCoy scored 10 points and passed for 5 assists in the first nine minutes of the game as the Broncos, ranked first in the NCAA Division II, gained a 30-8 lead. Chapman scored the next eight points and closed the gap to 10 (40-30) at the half but never got closer.
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December 21, 1986 | Associated Press
Outside hitter Teri McGrath had 14 kills to lead the University of the Pacific to a three-game sweep over Nebraska Saturday night in the NCAA Division I women's volleyball championship match. Behind McGrath and middle blocker Elaina Oden, who recorded 13 kills, Pacific powered to its second straight national championship before a capacity crowd of 6,500. Pacific (39-3) never trailed in any of the match's three games, winning, 15-12, 15-4, 15-4.
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February 8, 1989 | DONNA CARTER, Times Staff Writer
All-County quarterbacks David Henigan of Fountain Valley and Troy Kopp of Mission Viejo will continue their rivalry, up close and personal, next season. Both players have made oral commitments to attend the University of the Pacific and are expected to sign national letters of intent with the Big West Conference school as early as today, the first day of the signing period for high school seniors.
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January 27, 1989
Penny Toler scored 24 points, and Cal State Long Beach's ninth-ranked women's basketball team routed Pacific, 87-65, Thursday night in a Big West Conference game at Stockton. Traci Waites added 19 points for the 49ers (13-4 overall, 7-0 in the Big West), while Charmon Logan had 25 points and Julie Szukalski 16 points and 13 rebounds for UOP (4-12, 2-5).
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October 2, 1988 | DICK WAGNER, Times Staff Writer
Fooled by a fake punt and broken by a fumble, Cal State Long Beach remained winless Saturday as the University of the Pacific beat the 49ers, 22-10, before 2,919 fans at Long Beach Veterans Stadium. The 49ers dropped to 0-4 overall and 0-1 in the Big West Conference. Pacific, winning its first game, is 1-4 and 1-1. Leading 3-0 and in punt formation with fourth and 1 at its own 29-yard line early in the second quarter, Pacific gambled.
SPORTS
January 5, 1988
Chana Perry's 32 points and 16 rebounds led the San Diego State women's basketball team to a 77-56 Pacific Coast Athletic Assn. victory over the University of the Pacific at Stockton Monday night. Perry made 11 of 22 shots. Teammate Jessica Haynes had 13 points and 22 rebounds for the Aztecs (8-2 overall, 1-0 in the PCAA). Three-year forward Brooke Meadows, battling a slump, was replaced in the starting lineup by Stephanie Lamar, who responded with a 13-point effort.
SPORTS
March 1, 1987
Guard Ricky Berry scored 17 points and grabbed 9 rebounds, and forward George Puou had 14 points to lead the San Jose State to a 70-65 victory over the University of the Pacific at San Jose. Guard Bobby Evans' six free throws in the last 24 seconds also helped San Jose finish the season 14-13 overall and 10-8 in the PCAA. Forward Christian Gray led UOP with 15 points as the Tigers ended the season 10-17 and 6-12.
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February 27, 1987 | CHRIS DE LUCA
Despite a poor performance at the line late in the game, the San Diego State women's basketball team easily defeated the University of the Pacific, 80-52, in a Pacific Coast Athletic Assn. game in the Sports Arena Thursday. SDSU, led by Jessica Haynes' 22 points, improved to 8-9 in PCAA action and 11-15 overall. In the first half, UOP shot 35% from the field and trailed the Aztecs by as many as 10 points, 28-18.
SPORTS
March 22, 1986
San Diego State committed five errors to tie a Best of the West Tournament record of 18 for the tournament as it tied Brigham Young University, 7-7, at Fresno State. The eight-inning game was stopped after a two-hour, 50-minute time limit. Eric Woods was 2 for 4 and scored twice for SDSU (13-6-1). Nevada Las Vegas had established the tournament record for errors with 18 in 1983. The Aztecs play Washington State today for third place.
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January 10, 1986 | From Times Wire Services
Fred Banks made two straight baskets in the final minutes to give 12th-ranked Nevada Las Vegas some breathing room and an 85-80 Pacific Coast Athletic Assn. victory over University of Pacific Thursday night at Stockton. The Rebels, 14-2 overall and 3-0 in the PCAA, were ahead, 74-71, before Banks scored following two UOP turnovers with about three minutes left. Banks finished with 31 points.
SPORTS
February 1, 1987
Senior Michelle McCoy scored 20 points and had 11 assists to lead Cal Poly Pomona to an 80-56 California Collegiate Athletic Assn. women's basketball victory over Chapman Saturday at Pomona. McCoy scored 10 points and passed for 5 assists in the first nine minutes of the game as the Broncos, ranked first in the NCAA Division II, gained a 30-8 lead. Chapman scored the next eight points and closed the gap to 10 (40-30) at the half but never got closer.
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January 13, 1987 | MIKE PENNER, Times Staff Writer
Take a seat, Scott Brooks--once, twice, three times--right where it hurts. In an 83-77 UC Irvine victory over the University of the Pacific Monday night, the Tigers found Brooks' sore spot--a deep bruise in his right buttock--and sent him landing on it three times. "I was in pain throughout the whole game," Brooks said.
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