| Jun 19, 2014
| 11:17 PM
UC Irvine Athletic Director Mike Izzi said Thursday that he had reached an agreement that would bring Anteaters baseball coach Mike Gillespie back for multiple seasons.
Gillespie, 74, guided UCI to a fifth-place finish at the College World Series after a...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Matt Leinart, the former Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback and Southern California football star, has called an audible on his Manhattan Beach home, listing the three-story residence for sale at $2.059 million.
Nestled among a crowd of beach dwellings,...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 9:53 AM
While not one of the busiest offseason when it comes to the coaching carousel, there were a lot of interesting hires at high-profile jobs. Here are ten new coaches to keep an eye on this season:
Dino Babers, Bowling Green
The Buzz: Babers comes to...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 9:19 PM
So, what is your best day?
With my daughter standing beside me at South Coast Plaza, I asked the man who has asked that question to many people, celebrities included.
Mark Keys didn't hesitate to answer while he sat at a table just outside the USC...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 5:01 PM
Arms folded, Mike Gillespie slowly circles the dirt-meets-grass perimeter of the infield at UC Irvine's baseball stadium, pausing every few feet to monitor an intrasquad scrimmage from a different angle, with a different gaze, in a different glint of...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 11:22 PM
The second leg of a thoroughly surprising three-pronged postseason run, left UC Irvine baseball coach Mike Gillespie with only a shallow whisper of a voice on Tuesday. But the American Baseball Coaches Assn. Hall of Famer, who earned his 1,000th career...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 7:55 PM
Those who can't do, teach. Whoever originated that axiom certainly did not account for UC Irvine baseball coaching staff, which is stacked with former All-Americans and led by a man whose highlights include winning an NCAA championship as a player...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 7:05 PM
The bipolar Boston Red Sox, in a single 22-game run, lost 10 straight, won seven straight and lost five straight.
So when is Sybil Dorsett Bobblehead Night at Fenway again?
At Fark.com: "N.Y. Knicks decide that Derek Fisher will be their...
| May 29, 2014
| 8:56 PM
Reese Stalder waited, waited and then waited some more Thursday morning at Corona del Mar High.
Stalder, who had a first-round bye, checked in at the CIF Southern Section Individuals boys' tennis regional at 10 a.m. The Newport Harbor High junior did...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 4:33 PM
Four months after winning the Super Bowl, Pete Carroll is already back in high-gear, post-NFL-draft mode, chasing another title. But he always makes time to defend USC.
The Seattle Seahawks' rout of the Denver Broncos in February made Carroll only the...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 9:21 PM
USC, as of Tuesday, is officially free.
Its NCAA probation period, the final vestige of penalties that were among the most severe in college sports history, will be complete.
“It's been a long four years,” Athletic Director Pat Haden said....
| Jun 8, 2014
| 6:06 PM
The NCAA and its member schools have preached a vision of amateurism whereby young men and women play for the love of the game, not money.
That concept will be put on trial in an Oakland courtroom this week.
A class-action antitrust suit led by former...