Women’s basketball thrives in the face of adversity

No one said winning was easy. The task only got harder for the Cal Poly women’s basketball team (11-7, 7-0 Big West), which didn’t play more than eight players in its first five conference games as a result of injuries…

Lucky seven

The Cal Poly women’s basketball team entered their game against Cal State Northridge on Saturday as the top dog in the Big West, boasting an undefeated record in conference. They continued their winning ways with an 82-52 victory.

Women’s Basketball defeats conference-leading UC Davis

Overcoming administrative errors and a one-player bench, the Cal Poly women’s basketball team stunned rival UC Davis, 74-65, in Mott Gym on Saturday night. The Mustangs (7-7, 3-0 Big West) outpaced the Aggies (12-4, 2-2) on a 16-3 run over…

Short-handed Mustangs down Pacific

Things looked grim for the Cal Poly women’s basketball team (6-7, 2-0 Big West) in the early minutes of its game against Pacific Thursday. The Mustangs were undermanned, only dressing eight players, and after Pacific connected on its first seven…

Rachel Clancy looks to step up with Kristina Santiago out

With reigning Big West Player of the Year Kristina Santiago out for the season, guard Rachel Clancy is in the spotlight.

Women’s basketball suffers first loss of the season

The home opener slipped away from Cal Poly women’s basketball (2-1) Friday night as Loyola Marymount pounded the Mustangs inside the paint in the second half to break open the game and hand the Mustangs their first loss of the season.

There isn’t much left for Kristina Santiago to accomplish

Forward Kristina Santiago, the reigning Big West Player of the Year, is one of the top scorers in Cal Poly history and wants to take the Mustangs to their first-ever NCAA appearance this year.

Should I stay or should I go?

Ireland’s own Rachel Clancy is potentially finishing up her last season with the Cal Poly women’s basketball team as she plans to graduate and return to her home country.

Cal Poly hits the road until tournament play

A game after Cal Poly’s seniors said goodbye to Mott Gym, The Mustangs (17-8, 10-3 Big West) look to defend their first place spot in the Big West against Cal State Fullerton (12-15, 6-7) Thursday night.

Women’s basketball reclaims number one spot

Cal Poly’s second-lowest point total of the season proved to be enough to earn them sole possession of the number one spot in the Big West as the Mustangs (16-8, 9-3 Big West) defeated UC Riverside (11-14, 8-4) 58-51 Saturday night in Mott Gym.

Women’s basketball looks to stay atop the Big West

With a 69-48 win over UC Davis at the end of last week and a 99-66 victory over Pacific during the weekend, Cal Poly (8-2) has just six games left to hold on to first place.