Evoking memories of Fab 5 San Francisco Chronicle
ARLINGTON, Texas --
The Fab Five came onto the national basketball landscape like a thunder dunk. You had to notice the five baggy-shorts-wearing freshmen starters from Michigan who made their way to the national championship game.
It was 1992 and people couldnt...
Fab Five came
The Fab Five
McBride leads Notre Dame in women's final San Francisco Chronicle
NASHVILLE - Kayla McBride seemingly did whatever she wanted and enjoyed herself while she did it.
The All-America senior guard shed defenders with behind-the-back dribbles and quick crossovers before scoring. She set the tone, refusing to let Notre Dames pursuit...
Montgomery's assistant, ex-aide in running for Cal job San Francisco Chronicle
A current and a former assistant coach on different Mike Montgomery staffs are candidates to succeed him as Cals basketball coach.
Montgomerys choice for the job, top aide Travis DeCuire, was interviewed by athletic director Sandy Barbour at the Final Four in...
Mickey Rooney, actor whose career spanned 80 years, dies San Francisco Chronicle
Mickey Rooney, the exuberant entertainer who led a roller-coaster life - the worlds top box-office star at 19 as the irrepressible Andy Hardy, a bankrupt has-been in his 40s, a comeback kid on Broadway as he neared 60 - died on Sunday. He was 93 and lived in Westlake...
Oscar nomination for
HOROSCOPE for Monday, 4/7/14 by Christopher Renstrom San Francisco Chronicle
ARIES. (March 20 - April 18): No one can knock you off your perch. However you can be tricked into leaving it. Be skeptical of helpful advice offered today.TAURUS. (April 19 - May 19): Be careful not to shoot yourself in the foot. You may have earned your...
Youre being given
Giants news and notes, April 6 San Francisco Chronicle
Los Angeles -- - Left fielder Michael Morse started five of the first six games but played only 26 of 44 possible defensive innings. Having leads has allowed manager Bruce Bochy to remove Morse for defense.
That is not the only reason, though. Bochy said Sunday...
the first six games
Stanford's run ends with Final Four loss to UConn San Francisco Chronicle
NASHVILLE -- - In the hub of country music, Stanfords season ended with a thud - like a romance that ran out of gas or a truck whose engine died.
Breanna Stewart scored 16 points to lead a balanced UConn attack, and the Huskies trimmed the Cardinal, 75-56, Sunday...
Amid apparent chaos, Warriors rout Jazz 130-102 San Francisco Chronicle
With seeming chaos swirling all around them off the court, the Warriors continued to show great stability in between the lines Sunday night at Oracle Arena.
A day after assistant coach Darren Erman was fired for violating company policy and two weeks after assistant...
after assistant coach
doing everything possible
Giants end good first week with bad loss to Dodgers San Francisco Chronicle
Los Angeles – The Giants had a fascinating first week. They won five of seven in Arizona and Los Angeles by leading the majors in home runs (11) and sharing the lead in runs (40) with the Marlins.
Both losses came in Matt Cain start, including Sunday nights homer-riddled...
The Giants had
A's news and notes, April 6 San Francisco Chronicle
Sam Fuld made two excellent plays in right field Sunday: His throw to third cut down Abraham Almonte to end the second inning, and his diving grab of Logan Morrisons soft liner ended the eighth.
Fuld went 1-for-4 at the plate. First baseman Daric Barton went 0-for-4...
the second inning