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San Diego State's Trey Pulliam drives next to Fresno State's Jordan Campbell, left, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Fresno, Calif., Tuesday Jan. 14, 2020. (AP Photo/Gary Trey Pulliam

Flynn, Wetzell lead No. 7 San Diego State past Fresno State

Jan. 15, 2020 9:29 AM EST

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — San Diego State won’t make any scoring highlight reels with games like its one against Fresno State, yet the Aztecs might make it deep into the NCAA Tournament. In a contest in which they had no 3-point game, the No. 7 Aztecs relied on a suffocating defense to shut down Fresno...

Williams, Robinson power Fresno State past San Jose State

Jan. 4, 2020 9:49 PM EST

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — New Williams scored a career-high 32 points and Orlando Robinson had a double-double as Fresno State topped San Jose State 79-64 on Saturday. Robinson had 23 points and 14 rebounds, Anthony Holland added 12 points and Aguir Agau had six rebounds for the Bulldogs (5-10, 1-3 Mountain...

FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2019 file photo police work at the scene of a shooting in southeast Fresno, Calif. Police in California announced Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019, they have arrested six suspected gang members in the shooting deaths of four men last month at a backyard gathering of family and friends. (Larry Valenzuela/The Fresno Bee via AP,File)

6 arrested in killings of 4 men at California backyard party

Jan. 3, 2020 2:10 PM EST

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Police in California announced Tuesday that they have arrested six suspected gang members in the shooting deaths of four men last month at a backyard gathering of family and friends that they believed was a rival gang's party. The victims were killed Nov. 17 when gunmen entered the...

7 charged in California party shooting that killed 4

Jan. 2, 2020 9:07 PM EST

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Seven gang members were charged Thursday in state and federal court in the shooting deaths of four men at a backyard party in California, prosecutors said. The victims were killed Nov. 17 when gunmen entered the yard of a Fresno home through an unlocked gate and used semiautomatic...

San Diego State guard Malachi Flynn (22) goes to the basket as Fresno State guard Anthony Holland (25) looks on during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020, in San Diego. San Diego won 61-52. (AP Photo/Orlando Ramirez)

No. 13 San Diego State beats Fresno State to stay undefeated

Jan. 1, 2020 5:56 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Undefeated and 13th-ranked San Diego State passed the first test of its toughest stretch of the season when it outlasted old friend Justin Hutson and undermanned Fresno State. Malachi Flynn scored 16 points and Matt Mitchell had 15 for SDSU, which beat the Bulldogs 61-52 Wednesday to...

Chidom, Martin help UC Riverside rally, beat Fresno St.

Dec. 29, 2019 12:26 AM EST

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Arinze Chidom had a double-double, Dikymbe Martin scored all his 10 points in the final five minutes, and UC Riveside rallied from a 20-point deficit to beat Fresno State 60-57 on Saturday night. Chidom finished with career-high 23 points and 10 rebounds. Nate Grimes capped an 8-0...

Four-year-old Vania Yang peers through her beaded hat to play the traditional game of Pov Pob during the first day of the Hmong New Year celebration at the Fresno Fairgrounds, Thursday Dec. 26, 2019. (John Walker/The Fresno Bee via AP)

Hmong celebrate new year in California amid tighter security

Dec. 27, 2019 1:20 PM EST

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Thousands of people gathered Friday in central California to celebrate the Hmong new year amid heightened security in the wake of a neighborhood shooting last month that killed four people. The celebration runs through Jan. 1 and features Hmong foods, dance, music and games along with...

Shabazz carries San Francisco over Fresno State 71-69

Dec. 24, 2019 12:23 AM EST

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Khalil Shabazz scored 15 of his 17 points in the second half, including a game-winner with 0.5 seconds left, as San Francisco edged past Fresno State 71-69 on Monday night. Mustafa Lawrence gave Fresno State a 69-64 lead with 59 seconds to play, but the Bulldogs went scoreless the...

Williams scores 24 points, Fresno State downs IUPUI 95-64

Dec. 21, 2019 12:25 AM EST

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — New Williams scored a season-high 24 points with six 3-pointers, Nate Grimes added 12 points and Fresno State beat IUPUI 95-64 on Friday night after holding the Jaguars to 25 first-half points. Grimes' go-ahead layup put the Bulldogs up 13-12 and sparked a 21-3 run for a 34-15 lead...

A small plane sits parked after it was crashed into a fence by a 17-year-old girl Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019, at the Fresno Yosemite International Airport in Fresno, Calif. A spokeswoman for the airport told The Fresno Bee that the teenager breached the fence, started up the plane and crashed it into a fence Wednesday. Airport officials say officers found the teen in the pilot's seat, wearing the headset. No one was injured. The teen was arrested on suspicion of theft of an aircraft. (Jim Guy/The Fresno Bee via AP)

Teen girl sneaks into small plane, drives it into fence

Dec. 18, 2019 8:16 PM EST

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A 17-year-old girl was arrested Wednesday after authorities say she sneaked into a small plane at a central California airport and drove it into a chain-link fence. The teenager climbed a fence topped with barbed wire at the Fresno Yosemite International Airport, started up the plane...