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  1. The TCU assistant head coach signs a five-year contract to coach the Highlanders.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2018 | The Press-Enterprise

    The Great Highlander Coach Search lurched to a conclusion Wednesday. But if UC Riverside's men's basketball program has ended up with the right guy, the timing will be immaterial.

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  2. Alexander: Playing the a what ifa game with UCRRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | The Press-Enterprise

    The UC Riverside bench celebrates during UC Riverside's 70-66 loss to UC Davis in their quarterfinal game of the Big West Tournament at Honda Center in Anaheim on Thursday, Mar. 8, 2018. Of course, there's no way of knowing for sure how things would have transpired if UC Riverside's athletic director, Tamica Smith Jones, had stayed the course.

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  3. Ags survive first round scare from UC RiversideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | Davis Enterprise

    Two of the biggest plays down the stretch on Thursday for the UC Davis men's basketball team came from two of the smallest players on the court. Aggie guards T.J. Shorts II and Michael Onyebalu hauled in key defensive rebounds in the final two minutes of the game as UCD held off a late charge to edge UC Riverside 70-66 in a Big West Conference Tournament quarterfinal at the Honda Center.

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  4. Shorts, Mooney lead Davis over Riverside 70-66 in BWC openerRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2018 | Washington Times

    T.J. Shorts II scored 15 points, including the clinching free throws with one second left, Joe Mooney had a career-high 15 points and top-seeded UC Davis edged eighth-seeded UC Riverside 70-66 on Thursday in the opening game of the Big West Conference Tournament. AJ John added 13 points and Michael Onyebalu 11 for the Aggies , who face the lowest remaining seed in the first semifinal on Friday night.

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  5. Alexander: Gritty Highlanders come up just short against UC DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | The Press-Enterprise

    UC Riverside's men's basketball season was not a numerical success. But man, did it turn out to be a compelling journey.

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  6. On Campus: UC Riverside mena s basketball ready for second chance vs. UC DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | The Press-Enterprise

    As is his wont - and as is the wont of every sports fan who watched their team lose a game on a freak play - UC Riverside men's basketball coach Justin Bell has replayed the horror show of UC Davis' T.J. Shorts II inbounding the ball, taking a return pass in stride, and sprinting three-quarters of the court before scooping in an off-balance, left-handed layup with one second remaining. Each time Bell replays the final 5.7 seconds from the Feb. 24 game in Davis, the ball still goes in.

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  7. Justin Bell has earned a chance to stay as UC Riverside's head men's basketball coach.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | The Press-Enterprise

    UC Riverside interim head coach Justin Bell on the sidelines against UC Irvine during the first half of their Big West Conference game in Irvine on Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018. The athletic director at UC Riverside likely will not consider This Space's input or recommendation for the future of the school's men's basketball coaching position.

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  8. The 49ers win handily to secure the No. 5 seed for the conference...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | The Press-Enterprise

    The Long Beach State and UC Riverside men's basketball teams ended the regular season very close to where many expected in the Big West Conference standings, but their meeting Saturday night at the Walter Pyramid wasn't nearly as predictable. The 49ers surged to an early double-digit lead and never let Riverside back in the game in a 77-59 victory.

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  9. UC Riverside leads throughout to beat Cal Poly 72-63Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Rome News

    Dikymbe Martin had 20 points with eight rebounds and six assists and UC Riverside led throughout to beat Cal Poly 72-63 on Thursday night to secure a spot in the Big West Conference Tournament beginning March 8. Martin, who had eight points in the final minute, made 10 of 11 from the line.

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  10. UC Riverside mena s basketball rises in home finale over Cal PolyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | The Press-Enterprise

    UC Riverside Highlanders guard Chance Murray #3 steals the ball from Cal Poly Mustangs forward Mark Crowe #5 in the first half of the Big West game at UCR Student Recreation Center Thursday in Riverside, CA. March 1, 2018.

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  11. Shorts sprints to push UC Davis past UC Riverside 64-63Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    TJ Shorts II scored 16 points, and ran from baseline to baseline to make the game-winning layup with a second left and give UC Davis a 64-63 victory over UC Riverside on Saturday night. UC Davis has won three straight games.

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  12. Shorts stuns Riverside as Aggie men keep Big West title hopes aliveRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2018 | Davis Enterprise

    T.J. Shorts II flies past UC Riverside's James Jackson for a layup in the first half. Shorts' runner with one second left won the game for the Ags.

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  13. Aggie hoops doubleheader will be played with lofty goalsRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2018 | Davis Enterprise

    T.J. Shorts II was named Big West Conference Player of the Week for his performance on last week's road trip. Wayne Tilcock/Enterprise file photo First, the Big West-leading UC Davis women meet runner-up UC Irvine with a chance to lock up their second straight regular-season league title.

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  14. UC Riverside holds off CSU Fullerton 69 65 at foul lineRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2018 | My Mother Lode

    Dikymbe Martin scored 19 points and UC Riverside maintained distance from CSU Fullerton by making 20 free throws in the second half for a 69-65 win over the Highlanders Wednesday night. UC Riverside shot 21 of 28 from the foul line and was 22-of-55 shooting from the field.

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  15. Alexander: UC Riverside finally sees a path to Honda CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | The Press-Enterprise

    UC Riverside Highlanders forward James Jackson #25 knocked the ball out of the hands of Cal State Fullerton Titans forward Arkim Robertson #13 over Cal State Fullerton Titans guard Kyle Allman #0 in the first half of the game at University California Riverside Student Recreation Center Wednesday in Riverside, CA. February 21, 2018 RIVERSIDE - It has been three decades since Cal State Fullerton shocked the college basketball world by not only reaching the NCAA tournament but getting to the West Regional final, and in fact coming within one ill-fated drive of getting to the Final Four.

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  16. UC Riverside holds off Cal State Fullerton with free throwsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | The Wave

    UC Riverside Highlanders forward James Jackson #25 knocked the ball out of the hands of Cal State Fullerton Titans forward Arkim Robertson #13 over Cal State Fullerton Titans guard Kyle Allman #0 in the first half of the game at University California Riverside Student Recreation Center Wednesday in Riverside, CA. February 21, 2018 UC Riverside Highlanders guard Chance Murray #3 finger is hit by Cal State Fullerton Titans guard Kyle Allman #0 as he shoots in the first half of the game at University California Riverside Student Recreation Center Wednesday in Riverside, CA.

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  17. Hawaii hangs on for 74-69 win in OT over UC RiversideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | NewsOK.com

    Sheriff Drammeh scored a career-high 23 points and Jack Purchase hit the go-ahead jumper to lift Hawaii to a 74-69 win in overtime Saturday night. Tied at 69-all with 34 seconds remaining, Hawaii's Drew Buggs got the ball to Purchase, who hit the go-ahead score and then hauled in a rebound at the other end, drew a foul and went 1 for 2 from the line to stretch the advantage to three.

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  18. Chance Murray, UCR basketball foiled by Hawaii in overtimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | The Press-Enterprise

    The look on Chance Murray's face was one of utter disbelief. Not at the fact he scored 10 points in less than two minutes.

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  19. UH basketball team outlasts Riverside in OTRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The Hawaii men's basketball team swept a two-game road trip for the first time this season by picking up a gutsy 74-69 overtime win at UC Riverside today. The Hawaii men's basketball team swept a two-game road trip for the first time this season by picking up a gutsy 74-69 overtime win at UC Riverside today.

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  20. UC Riverside gets 2nd Big West win, top CS Northridge 69-62Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | NewsOK.com

    Dikymbe Martin scored 18 points, six of them in the final three minutes, as UC Riverside held off a late rally to beat Cal State Northridge, 69-62 in a Big West contest Wednesday night. Martin hit a jumper with 2:15 left that staked Riverside to a 14-point advantage, 62-48, and answered Reggie Theus Jr.'s layup with two free throws with 1:29 remaining to make it 64-50.

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