The new norm is that of no sports. While we’ve got an Open Thread going today on how you’ve coped during the coronavirus outbreak, we’re taking a look now at the happenings in and around Berkeley from your Cal athletes and former athletes.
News is becoming more and more scarce for some sports that have halted operations since the NCAA shut down all sports earlier this month but some sports are still making headlines across the country. We take a look at some of the newsworthy moments from Cal athletics today in our Golden Nuggets.
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Cal Athletics: The Best Bears to Wear Every Uniform Number, From 0 to 99 | Sports Illustrated
A Perfect Match: Lynda Brothers (‘68) Makes Transformational Gift to Cal Athletics | The Bear Insider
Weitzeil Finalist for AAU Sullivan Award | Cal Athletics
Mitchell Schwartz has some kind words about why Cal
Best combination of academics, athletics, and location https://t.co/Hs4JzV9Zks— Mitchell Schwartz (@MitchSchwartz71) March 22, 2020
And Alex Mack agreed
Go Bears https://t.co/1JvXy6FIsb— Alex Mack (@alexmack51) March 22, 2020
DeSean Jackson gives us a fond memory in our quarantine time | Cal Athletics Twitter
Cal softball legend Diane Ninemire steps down from head coach position | The Daily Californian
College athletics could soon cash in | Cal Alumni Association
Mourning the loss of former Associate Athletics Director Jim Bartko | GoDucks
Former Cal DE Cameron Jordan embracing Tom Brady in the NFC South | Saints Wire
Jared Goff a $94 million dollar man? | Rams Wire
Geoff Blum has his high school jersey number retired | Daily Bulletin
Alex Morgan with her (pregnant) take on a trending TikTok challenge | NBC Sports