The new power couple out west

By Michael Ford After years of rumors about his desire to leave Indiana, former Fresno State basketball star Paul George finally got his wish when he was traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder in a blockbuster deal. George, 27, and ...

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Paul George to the Purple and Gold

Let’s face it. The legacy of the Indiana Pacers’ small forward and best player, former Bulldog Paul George, in NBA legend Larry Bird’s organization is now coming to an end. In his sixth season with the Pacers, George has yet ...

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Native Fresnan hungry for success at highest level

Although the men’s basketball season is over and the Bulldogs are losing three seniors, freshman power forward Bryson Williams gives Fresno State a bright future. Of the 17 athletes on the roster, Williams is the only one from Fresno. He ...

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‘Dogs test luck in Vegas, come up short

The Fresno State men and women’s basketball teams fell short in Las Vegas at the Mountain West Conference Tournament, but the men still have a shot at winning a championship. The women made it to the championship game Friday, but ...

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On the attack to make it back-to-back

The Fresno State men’s basketball team will get its first taste of Mountain West Conference tournament play this week as it is set to defend its title, facing off against the New Mexico Lobos Thursday afternoon at the Thomas & ...

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’Dogs run over Rebels

On the night that the Fresno State men’s basketball team celebrated its senior class, the ’Dogs capitalized on a dominant first half 35-24 to beat the visiting UNLV Runnin’ Rebels 72-59. The ’Dogs improved to 11-7 in the Mountain West ...

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Capturing the perfect shot

Imagine a two-time NFL Pro Bowl starting quarterback calling your name and personally meeting you midfield to give you a fist bump after a game. “That jealousy thing goes on. Everyone’s like, ‘You know Derek Carr?’” said Cary Edmondson, University ...

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Sports Briefs

Three Bulldogs earn MW honors Three members of the Fresno State swimming and diving team were named to the 2017 Mountain West All-Conference Team. Seniors Esme Gullick and Shelbie Holden and sophomore Ugne Mazutaityte were recognized for their performances during ...

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Students can score big on Student Night at the Save Mart Center

The Fresno State men’s basketball team will be hosting Student Night on Saturday, Feb. 18 at the Save Mart Center as the Bulldogs take on the New Mexico State Lobos. The Bulldogs will wear special all-black uniforms with “Student” on ...

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Focused on finishing

With seven games to go in Mountain West conference play, the Fresno State men’s and women’s basketball teams look to finish the regular season strong going into tournament play. Both teams find themselves in the top five of their respective ...

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Top Dog of the week…with Jahmel Taylor

Name: Jahmel Taylor #5 Sport & Position: Basketball, Guard Year & Major: Junior, Economics Hometown: Los Angeles, California Ranking on top of the leaderboards in the Mountain West Conference in 3-point shooting, Jahmel Taylor has been one of the most ...

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‘Dogs run without Russo

The Fresno State men’s basketball team will take on Air Force Wednesday night at the Save Mart Center without senior Cullen Russo. Russo has been suspended indefinitely for an undisclosed violation of team rules. The forward also missed an exhibition ...

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Weekend of wins

Women’s Basketball  Returning home after a tough loss to Colorado State, the Fresno State women’s basketball team defeated Nevada 68-54 after a slow start on Saturday afternoon to improve to 11-8 overall and  4-4 in conference play. “We had a ...

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Rise and shine: Bulldog hoops midseason recap

Mountain West Conference basketball is underway and the Fresno State men’s and women’s teams have been competing week in and week out. At the midseason point, the climb to the top of the conference has proven challenging. The Fresno State ...

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Watson’s 25 helps lead ’Dogs over Wyoming

Paul Watson scored a season-high 25 points and the Fresno State Bulldogs defeated the Wyoming Cowboys 85-70 on Wednesday evening at the Save Mart Center. The Bulldogs began the game shooting well and sharing the ball. Senior forward Karachi Edo ...

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Bulldogs defeat Wolfpack in New Year’s Eve thriller

The Fresno State men’s basketball team sent 2016 off in memorable fashion as they defeated conference foe Nevada 77-76 in front of a lively Save Mart Center crowd on Saturday, Dec. 31. The Bulldogs started the game with tough defense ...

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Bulldogs fall to Lobos in conference opener

The Fresno State men’s basketball team battled all night but it wasn’t enough as the ’Dogs fell to the New Mexico Lobos 78-73 in their first conference game of the season on Wednesday night inside Wisepies Arena AKA “The Pit.” ...

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Terry extended through 2021

Fresno State and head basketball coach Rodney Terry agreed on a five year contract extension through 2021. “It is an incredible honor to be the head coach here at Fresno State and I’m very excited about what we have built,” ...

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