Sacramento State’s men’s basketball players were mobbed by crowds seemingly everywhere they went in Taiwan during last month’s William Jones Cup. This week, UC Davis is playing in Costa Rica. While most teams don’t officially start preparing for their seasons until October, the Hornets and Aggies got an early start under NCAA rules that allow one offseason trip every four seasons.
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An energetic and seemingly strong-armed Colin Kaepernick goes through a full practice Monday for the first time since Aug. 10. The 49ers expect him to play Friday against the Green Bay Packers.
High school football in the Sacramento area has never been stronger. There are powerful programs in the suburbs and equally strong teams in the city. Still, concerns remain about concussions, the misuse of social media and an obsession with landing Division I scholarships.
Oakland falls 1-0 to the Cleveland Indians when Carlos Carrasco and Andrew Miller combine on a four-hitter and Carlos Santana homers in the eighth inning.
The Giants and Dodgers begin a three-game series Tuesday in Los Angeles. How do the National League West rivals stack up statistically?
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