Men's basketball can't overcome slow start

The road woes continued for Cal Poly men’s basketball on Saturday night as the Mustangs ceded a 16-point lead to rival UC Santa Barbara in the first half and eventually fell 68-60. Head coach Joe Callero flatly took the blame…

Mustangs tie 3-point record, score 100

Cal Poly men’s basketball team tied an all-time NCAA Division I record for consecutive 3-pointers made on its way to a 100-54 blowout against Cal State Northridge on Saturday. The Mustangs (12-8, 3-4) began the game — broadcast on Fox…

Long Beach State 'Wares' down Mustang basketball

It was a tale of two halves for Cal Poly men’s basketball as the Mustangs squandered a 7 point lead at the break to drop a 78-69 decision to conference-leader Long Beach State in Mott Gym on Thursday night. Despite…

East Coast transplants anchor men's basketball

Shooting hoops in the gym on the campus of Hagerstown Community College in Hagerstown, Md., a bond was forged. There, two players began a relationship that would stand the test of distance and take them on a journey 3,000 miles…

Gauchos sink 'Stangs

One year ago, Cal Poly saw James Nunnally’s buzzer-beater give rival UC Santa Barbara a single-point victory against the Mustangs at home. It was almost déjà vu on Monday night. Senior guard for the Gauchos Orlando Johnson rattled home a…

Costa Rican trip inspires dreams of Madness

After spending half a practice mopping the floor, zip-lining in thunder showers and going toe-to-toe with a Brazilian aardvark, the Cal Poly men’s basketball team said it feels as if it is ready to make a run at March Madness.…

Basketball player brings raw talent to Mustangs

Junior Will Taylor only started playing basketball his sophomore year of high school but adds a tenacious, malleable work ethic to the Mustang men’s basketball team.