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City College lose on a heartbreaking buzzer-beater

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The Knights men’s basketball team will return home after falling in the third round of the Southern California Regional playoffs
Jovani Juarez, Staff Writer March 7, 2020
The San Diego City College men’s basketball team was defeated by Los Angeles Valley, 83-81, in overtime during the third round of the Southern California Regional playoffs on Saturday night.  The Monarchs snapped the Knights' seven-game winning streak. 
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Knights upset keeps postseason hopes alive

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San Diego City College men's basketball move on to the Sweet 16 round of the Southern California Regionals playoffs
Vicky Pineda, Co-Editor-in-Chief March 2, 2020
The San Diego City College men’s basketball team stunned defending state champion Fullerton College on its home floor, winning 63-61 in the second round of the Southern California Regionals playoffs on Saturday.
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City College men’s basketball advances to playoffs

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The Knights open the postseason at home on Wednesday
Vicky Pineda, Co-Editor-in-Chief February 24, 2020
The San Diego City College men’s basketball team advanced  to the first round of the Southern California Regional playoffs for the seventh straight year.
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City men’s basketball team wins over Palomar College

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With just two games left in the season, the Knights are hopeful to make to playoffs
Vicky Pineda, Co-Editor-in-Chief February 18, 2020
With a pair of games separating the San Diego City College men’s basketball team from the postseason, the Knights won against Palomar College, 88-81.
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Charlens’ 300th victory closes out regular season for City College Knights

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City College celebrates a milestone win for its coach and a win that could sneak the Knights into the playoffs.
Sonny Garibay, Sports Editor February 23, 2019

The San Diego City College men’s basketball team dominated a physical game against Imperial Valley College, winning 112-84 on Friday night.  With the win, coach Mitch Charlens achieved his 300th...

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Young Knights seek another state final run

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A look at the goals and challenges ahead for the men's basketball team
Marissa Gonzales, Sports Editor November 2, 2018
Finishing as state runners-up with a 33-3 record would be considered a successful season by most standards. But for San Diego City College men’s basketball team, there is still a lingering feeling of maybe having been able to do more.
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Leading the Knights down court

Men's basketball Head Coach Mitch Charlens keeps the Knights winning for more than a decade
Franchesca Walker January 16, 2016

Experiencing a men’s basketball game in the Harry West Gym is exhilarating mixed with excitement as the team plays at a fast pace. It’s almost impossible to keep a steady eye on the ball as it travels...

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Knights on the court

The San Diego City College Knights men’s basketball team started their season off with a bang beating the Citrus Owls, 80-65, on Nov. 4. Photo credit: Celia Jimenez
Knights fly by Owls in season opener
Denise White November 11, 2015

The Harry West Gymnasium was filled with cheers on Nov. 4 as the men’s basketball team had their season opening game playing the No. 17 state ranked Citrus College Owls. The 80-65 win over the Owls...

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All-Conference Knights on the court

Sophomores Nyaduop Lam (left) and Chris Burton (right) both finished the basketball season by leading the women's and men's basketball teams in scoring at San Diego City College. Photo credit: David Pradel
Franchesca Walker, Co-Arts & Features Editor March 24, 2015

The men's and women's basketball teams both ended their seasons on a good note at the end of February, as it was announced that several players from each team were selected to the All-Pacific Coast Athletic...

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Basketball wraps in disappointment

During the first half of the second round of the CCCAA Southern Regional Playoffs, freshman Marcus Brumsey goes up to get two points in the paint against West L.A. on Feb. 27 in the Harry West Gym. Photo credit: David Pradel
Men's basketball team suffers loss in the playoff stage against West L.A.
David Pradel, Sports Editor March 10, 2015

With eight seconds ticking down on the clock, Knights sophomore guard Chris Burton goes up from three-point territory for a chance to tie the game at 74 against West Los Angeles College; the final seconds...

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Cool as the other side of the pillow

Sophomore Caleb Singleton records his 200th career three-pointer in the San Diego City College men’s basketball team’s victory during the last home game of the regular season and on “sophomore night.” The Knights recorded their sixth consecutive double-digit victory by defeating Imperial Valley College 108-80 on Feb. 18, in the Harry West Gym. Photo credit: David Pradel
For the second consecutive year, the men's basketball team advances to the playoffs
David Pradel, Sports Editor February 24, 2015

In the last home game of the regular season, the San Diego City College men’s basketball team put on a show for the home crowd and lit up the scoreboard with a 108-80 victory against Imperial Valley...

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Eyes on the Pacific

Sophomore point guard Christian Jones  attacks the basket with a lay-up attempt against Mesa College on Jan. 14 in the Harry West Gym where the Knights won,  83-73. Photo credit: David Pradel
Franchesca Walker February 3, 2015

After a tough loss against Southwestern College on Jan. 21 for first place in the Pacific Coast-South Athletic Conference, the San Diego City College men’s basketball team isn’t looking to...

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