Local digest: Former Cal and Olympic star Nathan Adrian claims silver at Pan Pacifics

08/22/2014 10:34 PM PDT
Stanford women's soccer team opens its season by stunning North Carolina in overtime. 
San Jose State football: Bleymaier says school adjusting to NCAA changes
08/22/2014 09:41 PM PDT - San Jose State athletic director Gene Bleymaier said Friday 'it behooves us to be in a position' to offer cost-of- attendance stipends when new legislation granting autonomy to the Power Five conferences comes to the NCAA next year. 

  • AP Top 25 Preseason Poll - 08/17/2014 12:01 PM PDT
  • Bear Talk Blog
    Football: Michael Lowe shows coaches he s serious

    Safety Michael Lowe met new Cal defensive backs coach Greg Burns for the first time back in January after spending a month at home in Maryland during the holiday break. 
    College Hotline Blog
    Pac-12 football preview: The toughest (and easiest) schedules

    The third installment of the Hotline's season preview ... While evaluating the schedules -- not just the opponents and the misses but also the location and timing of games -- it became clear that there are three distinct tiers: Four teams have what appear to be, from this corner of the 
    Spartan Central Blog
    San Jose State s Week 1 depth chart vs. North Dakota

    Each week, I'll post the updated depth chart. Normally, that will be released each Monday at the weekly press conference. 
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    Taylor Swift 'Shake it Off' director rebuts racism charges

    Mark Romanek responds to rapper Earl Sweatshirt who -- without seeing the video -- blasted its twerking scene as “inherently offesnive.”