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Pickett lifts UC Riverside over CSU Bakersfield 65-64

Jan. 15, 2022 20:09 PM EST

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Dominick Pickett tossed in 18 points and sank two free throws with 12 seconds remaining to lift UC Riverside to a 65-64 victory over CSU Bakersfield in Big West Conference play on Saturday. Zyon Pullin added 17 points for the Highlanders (9-5, 2-1)....

Anosike, Lee lead CS Fullerton past CS Bakersfield, 73-67

Dec. 31, 2021 02:37 AM EST

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — E.J. Anosike and Vincent Lee combined to score 41 points and Cal State Fullerton held off Cal State Bakersfield to earn a 73-67 win in the Big West Conference opener for both schools Thursday night, Damari Milstead put the Titans up by 10, 67-57 with...

1 dead, 2 wounded in shooting at Bakersfield residence

Dec. 30, 2021 13:36 PM EST

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Three people were found shot, one fatally, at a residence in Bakersfield, police said. The victims were found when officers responded to a shooting report around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, a police statement said. A 17-year-old boy was dead and...

McCall leads CS Bakersfield over Dartmouth 61-57

Dec. 21, 2021 21:00 PM EST

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Justin McCall had 16 points and Grehlon Easter made two free throws with a second left as Cal State Bakersfield narrowly beat Dartmouth 61-57 on Tuesday. David Walker had 11 points for Cal State Bakersfield (5-4), which earned its fourth consecutive home...

Colorado slugs way to 60-46 win over Cal State Bakersfield

Dec. 18, 2021 17:02 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Keeshawn Barthelemy scored 12 points and Elijah Parquet scored 10 points and Colorado beat Cal State Bakersfield 60-46 on Saturday. Nique Clifford contributed 10 points off the bench for Colorado (9-3) which had nine players enter the scoring column. ...

McCall scores 18 to lift CS Bakersfield past Idaho 59-58

Dec. 12, 2021 01:25 AM EST

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Justin McCall had 18 points and nine rebounds as Cal State Bakersfield edged past Idaho 59-58 on Saturday night. Justin Edler-Davis had seven rebounds for Cal State Bakersfield (4-2). Rashad Smith had 16 points and six rebounds for the...

DUI suspected in Southern California crash that killed 2

Dec. 09, 2021 09:39 AM EST

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — A 10-year-old girl and a 19-year-old man were hit and killed by a car driven by a Southern California woman arrested on suspicion of DUI, authorities said. It is the fourth time the 46-year-old woman has been arrested for driving under the influence,...

California denies most fracking permits ahead of 2024 ban

Nov. 24, 2021 18:24 PM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California regulators haven't approved permits for the controversial oil and gas extraction process known as fracking since February, effectively phasing out the process ahead of Gov. Gavin Newsom's 2024 deadline to end it. The state's...

CSU Bakersfield breezes past Colorado College 99-54

Nov. 23, 2021 01:28 AM EST

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Shaun Williams had 15 points to lead five Cal State Bakersfield players in double figures as the Roadrunners routed Colorado College 99-54 on Monday night. Travis Henson, Antavion Collum and Justin McCall added 12 points apiece for the...

Higgins leads CS Bakersfield past Life Pacific 85-60

Nov. 14, 2021 02:52 AM EST

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Kaleb Higgins had 17 points as Cal State Bakersfield romped past Life Pacific 85-60 on Saturday night. Justin Edler-Davis had 15 points for Cal State Bakersfield (1-1). Justin McCall added 14 points. Shaun Williams had six assists. ...