Momentum in Memorial

Cal has shown that it can score points, rack up yards rushing and passing, and even demonstrate some competency on special teams (and it’s been a while since we’ve been able to say that). Let us remind everyone that they … Continue reading

Passing out on the Palouse

After two straight white-knuckle games, Cal heads to the Palouse for yet another. When we knew we had problems with our defense, I was keeping track of points against – we’re now up to 143 points in 4 games which … Continue reading

Ambush in the Canyon

Dan aptly described last week’s contest as the “Shootout in the Desert” in which case this game becomes the “Ambush in the Canyon” because it really becomes Cal’s trap game. How can anyone recover from last week’s game. We had … Continue reading

How Good is Cal?

This is the question that every opponent is going to be asking until Cal exhibits some sort of emotional or physical breakdown. So far they’ve passed the tests. Early season road game?  Check. Trap game against Division 1AA?  Check. Two … Continue reading

A New Season

A nail-biting win on the road sets Cal up to be 2-0 for the first time in a while.  Cal has taken the first step in their 12-step/game program to recovery. While you can’t read anything into a single game, … Continue reading

What’s the matter with Cal?

First, if you’re reading this through the iGoBears iPhone App, an update is on the way and will get to you before the first home game… It’s been a tough couple of years for the University and its sports teams. … Continue reading

Pac-1x Tourney Preview

The first two matches are set for tomorrow with Arizona facing Utah and Cal facing Colorado again for the 2nd time in 6 days. Cal is really on the bubble, currently one of the last one’s out in ESPN Bracketology … Continue reading

Facing Number One

After having one of the best conference starts in Cal basketball history, the team has gone from “finding a way to win” to “finding a way to lose” – with players having career nights against Cal, the team shooting poorly … Continue reading

Basketball Preview

After getting our fingers, arms, legs and everything else burned with our predictions for the football season, we decided to submit our basketball season preview (men’s) at the turning point of the first half of the Pac-1x season. And thank … Continue reading