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Haener throws 4 TDs, Fresno State beats San Jose St. 40-9

Nov. 25, 2021 19:41 PM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Jake Haener threw for 343 yards with four touchdowns and Fresno State defeated San Jose State 40-9 on Thursday, winning its fourth Mountain West Conference Thanksgiving Day game. Fresno State (9-3, 6-2) ended the first half with back-to-back...

No. 22 SDSU, Boise State get early wake-up call for big game

Nov. 25, 2021 19:18 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — While people around the country jostle for Black Friday deals or begin to pull out of Thanksgiving food comas, Boise State and No. 22 San Diego State will get an early wake-up call for a showdown at a soccer pitch in suburban Los Angeles that will help decide the Mountain...

Fresno St. takes down Santa Clara 59-52 for 5-0 start

Nov. 25, 2021 03:21 AM EST

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (AP) — Orlando Robinson scored 22 points and Jordan Campbell 12 and Fresno State beat Santa Clara 59-52 in the championship game of the SoCal Challenge on Wednesday night. Fresno State is 5-0 to start the season for the first time since the...

Robinson, Hill lead Fresno State past Pepperdine 70-63

Nov. 23, 2021 03:23 AM EST

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (AP) — Orlando Robinson and Isaiah Hill combined to score 30 points to help Fresno State fend off Pepperdine 70-63 in the SoCal Challenge on Monday night. Robinson scored 14 of his 16 points in the first half for the Bulldogs (4-0). ...

Girl shot during teen's birthday party in Fresno

Nov. 22, 2021 10:37 AM EST

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A 15-year-old girl was shot and wounded during a Sunday night birthday party for a 16-year-old at an Airbnb rental in Fresno, police said. Lt. Paul Cervantes said no adults were present at the party, which was advertised on social media and turned...

Bowl eligibility count at 72 with plenty of teams in hunt

Nov. 21, 2021 12:08 PM EST

These aren't exactly the stakes Florida and Florida State had in mind for their end-of-the-season rivalry game. The Gators and Seminoles both enter Saturday's clash at 5-6, meaning the winner becomes bowl eligible. That's one of four games next weekend pitting two...

Robinson scores 27 to carry Fresno State over Idaho 69-62

Nov. 16, 2021 01:00 AM EST

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Orlando Robinson had 27 points and 10 rebounds as Fresno State defeated Idaho 69-62 in nonconference play on Monday night. Deon Stroud had 13 points for the Bulldogs (3-0), while Isaiah Hill added seven rebounds. Mikey Dixon...

Investigators: domestic violence led to Fresno girl's death

Nov. 14, 2021 11:56 AM EST

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Investigators say the death of an 8-year-old girl who was struck by a car in central California is related to a domestic violence incident involving a man and the girl’s mother. The California Highway Patrol says the girl had gotten out of a...

Araiza, No. 22 San Diego State beat Nevada 23-21

Nov. 14, 2021 02:28 AM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Greg Bell had 16 carries for 104 yards and Matt Araiza kicked a 35-yard field goal with 1:21 to play to help No. 22 San Diego State beat Nevada 23-21 on Saturday night. San Diego State (9-1, 5-1 Mountain West) took sole possession of first place in the...

Haener's 3 TDs, rugged defense lead Fresno State victory

Nov. 13, 2021 23:00 PM EST

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Jake Haener threw for 300 yards and three touchdowns and the Fresno State defense shut down New Mexico in a 34-7 victory on Saturday night. Haener completed 24 of 31 passes. Jordan Mims caught four passes for 103 yards with a touchdown. ...