2010-11 Men's Basketball News

June 8, 2011
Johnson Invited to Team USA Training Camp, Will Also Take Part in Kevin Durant Skills Academy
Orlando Johnson has been invited to attend the 2011 World University Games Team Training Camp in Colorado Springs, Colo. beginning on July 29. There, he will be competing for a spot on the U.S. National Team that will play at the Games in Shenzhen, China from Aug. 12-22.

May 8, 2011
Orlando Johnson Will Return to UCSB for His Senior Campaign
Orlando Johnson, who has led UC Santa Barbara to consecutive Big West Conference Tournament championships and NCAA Tournament berths for the first time in school history, has removed his name from consideration for the 2011 NBA Draft, he announced Sunday.

April 27, 2011
UCSB's 2011 Big West Champs, NCAA Tournament Participants to be Honored Sunday
The UC Santa Barbara men's basketball team will celebrate its second straight NCAA Tournament appearance and Big West Tournament championship at its annual banquet on Sunday, May 1 from 2:00-5:00 p.m. at Corwin Pavilion in the University Center.

April 19, 2011
Student Group Reaches 6,000 Members

April 13, 2011
Gauchos Have League-High Four Receive All-Academic Honors

April 1, 2011
Orlando Johnson Declares for NBA Draft, Will Not Hire Agent

March 26, 2011
Orlando Johnson Selected to Second Lou Henson Mid-Major All-American Team

March 17, 2011
Second-Seeded Florida too Much for UCSB, 79-51

March 15, 2011
Gauchos caught spark in a trash can

March 15, 2011
Orlando Johnson Named UCSBgauchos.com Athlete of the Week

March 14, 2011
UC Santa Barbara has chance to put Big West back on the map

March 14, 2011
Big West Tournament Sees 47% Increase In Attendance

March 14, 2011
UCSB Takes On Florida in NCAA Second Round Thursday in Tampa

March 13, 2011
Gauchos Receive No. 15 Seed in Southeast Regional, Play No. 2 Florida in Tampa Thursday

March 12, 2011
UCSB Blasts Northridge 83-63, Takes on Top-Seeded Long Beach for Big West Title

March 12, 2011
No. 5 Gauchos Stun Top-Seeded Long Beach, Advance to 2nd Straight NCAA Tournament

March 10, 2011
Johnson Leads UCSB Past Pacific in Big West Tourney, 79-67; Northridge Up Next

March 9, 2011
ampm Big West Tournament Action at Honda Center Tips-Off Thursday, Tix Available

March 9, 2011
Gauchos Open ampm Big West Tourney vs. Pacific Thursday Afternoon

March 9, 2011
Orlando Johnson Selected NABC First Team All-District

March 7, 2011
Orlando Johnson Named First Team All-Big West for Second Straight Year

March 5, 2011
Gauchos Set School Record With 14 Blocks, Beat Cal Poly in Finale, 49-43

March 2, 2011
UCSB Hosts Cal Poly in Blue-Green Rivalry to Complete Regular Season Saturday

February 26, 2011
Big Second Half Run Pushes Long Beach Past UCSB, 71-53

February 25, 2011
UCSB Travels to Long Beach State for ESPN2 Game Saturday

February 24, 2011
UCSB Can't Hold on In Second Half, Loses 68-60 at Northridge

February 21, 2011
Gauchos Resume Big West Play This Week, Travel to Northridge Thursday

February 19, 2011
UCSB Loses Overtime Thriller to Boise State, 78-76

February 17, 2011
Gauchos Play Boise State Saturday in BracketBuster Game at Thunderdome

February 16, 2011
Nunnally, Joyner Lead Gauchos Past Fullerton, 86-71

February 16, 2011
Eric 'The Freeze' McArthur Introduced as Legend of the Dome Wednesday

February 14, 2011
Gauchos Take-On Cal State Fullerton Wednesday, Boise State Saturday

February 12, 2011
Late Rally Falls Short UCSB Loses at UC Irvine, 66-63

February 10, 2011
Johnson Scores 31, Gauchos Get Defensive in 59-47 Win at UC Riverside

February 9, 2011
Gauchos Travel South for Pair of Important Big West Games

February 6, 2011
Johnson Ties School Record With 39 as UCSB Rallies to Defeat UC Davis in OT, 93-86

February 4, 2011
New 'Legends of the Dome' to be Unveiled at Feb. 16 and Feb. 24 Basketball Games

February 4, 2011
Gauchos Host UC Davis on Prime Ticket Saturday

February 3, 2011
Hot-Shooting Pacific Hands Gauchos Second Straight Loss, 74-68

February 2, 2011
UCSB-Pacific Meet Thursday Night in Thunderdome Showdown on ESPNU

January 31, 2011
UCSB Will Host Former Big West Foe Boise State in Feb. 19 ESPNU BracketBusters

January 29, 2011
Late Rally Falls Short as Gauchos Lose to Cal State Northridge, 70-69

January 28, 2011
Gauchos Look to Remain Hot, Host Cal State Northridge Saturday at Thunderdome

January 27, 2011
Nunnally's Buzzer-Beater Lifts Gauchos to Thrilling Win at Cal Poly, 71-70

January 25, 2011
UCSB Travels to Cal Poly Thursday, Hosts Cal State Northridge Saturday

January 22, 2011
Fullerton's Final Rally Sends Gauchos to Defeat, 63-58

January 21, 2011
Tickets On Sale for 2011 ampm Big West Tournament at Honda Center

January 19, 2011
Gauchos Take Two-Game Winning Streak to Fullerton Saturday

January 17, 2011
Johnson Selected Big West Player of the Week

January 15, 2011
Stellar Defense, Johnson's 28 Points Spark Gauchos to 64-57 Win Over Riverside

January 14, 2011
Gauchos Host UC Riverside Saturday in Search of Second Straight Win

January 13, 2011
Nunnally, Johnson Lead Gauchos Past UC Irvine, 71-58

January 13, 2011
UCSB-Cal Poly Blue-Green Rivalry Game to Air Live on KCOY/CBS 12

January 12, 2011
Gauchos to Host UC Irvine Thursday in Key Big West Contest

January 11, 2011
UCSB's Justin Joyner Finding National Fame as Old Spice Spoof Goes Viral

January 8, 2011
Last Second Three Helps Pacific Beat UCSB, 57-54

January 8, 2011
Home fires still burn for Nunnally

January 7, 2011
Gauchos Travel to Pacific Saturday

January 6, 2011
Johnson's Big Second Half Leads UCSB Past UC Davis, 77-65

January 6, 2011
Pastorek is the whole enchilada

January 4, 2011
Gauchos Travel North in Search of First Big West Win

December 31, 2010
Weiner's Heroics Lead UCSB to 75-67 OT Win Over Fresno Pacific

December 29, 2010
Gauchos Close Out 2010 With New Year's Eve Matinee Against Fresno Pacific

December 28, 2010
Ice Cold Gauchos Drop Big West Opener to Long Beach State, 71-55

December 27, 2010
UCSB Hosts Rival Long Beach State on ESPNU in Big West Opener Tuesday

December 21, 2010
Weiner, Reserves Lead the Way as Gauchos Coast Past Cal Baptist, 76-52

December 21, 2010
Jordan Weiner: A Great Example

December 20, 2010
Nunnally Named Big West Player of the Week After Leading UCSB to Win at UNLV

December 20, 2010
Gauchos Host Cal Baptist in Final Pre-Christmas Game, Long Beach State is Next

December 18, 2010
First Half Surge Leads No. 10 San Diego State Past UCSB, 90-64

December 16, 2010
James Nunnally helps UCSB upset UNLV

December 16, 2010
Somogyi gets a pick-me-up as he yearns for home near holidays

December 16, 2010
UCSB Travels to No. 10 San Diego State Saturday

December 15, 2010
UCSB Goes on the Road to Stun No. 22 UNLV, 68-62

December 10, 2010
Gauchos Travel to Nationally-Ranked UNLV, San Diego State

December 7, 2010
Brothers help UCSB star find success

December 6, 2010
Nunnally Named Big West Player of the Week After Leading UCSB to Pair of Wins

December 4, 2010
Nunnally Scores 34, Serna Adds Double-Double as Gauchos Top Santa Clara, 80-69

December 2, 2010
UCSB Travels to Santa Clara for Saturday Game

December 1, 2010
Nunnally's Career-High 29 Leads Gauchos Past Loyola Marymount, 77-67

November 30, 2010
Gauchos Host Loyola Marymount Wednesday, Travel to Santa Clara Saturday

November 27, 2010
Gauchos Can't Overcome Big Deficit, Fall at Portland, 75-63

November 23, 2010
Gauchos Head North Again, Play at Portland on Saturday

November 22, 2010
Orlando Johnson Named Big West Player of the Week, UCSBgauchos.com Athlete of the Week

November 20, 2010
Gauchos Down 'Dogs, 69-54

November 20, 2010
Johnson Scores Career-High 35 to Lead UCSB Past Fresno State, 69-54

November 17, 2010
Bay Area Gaucho Huddle Set for Dec. 4

November 17, 2010
Gauchos Play Fresno State in Thunderdome Opener Saturday

November 15, 2010
Gauchos Complete Talented 2011 Recruiting Class as Four Sign Letters of Intent

November 14, 2010
Gauchos Lose Thriller to Oregon in Tournament's Final Game, 72-70

November 13, 2010
Ice Cold Gauchos Can't Climb All the Way Back, Loses to North Dakota State 68-60

November 12, 2010
Gauchos Go Small to Win Season Opener, 65-49 over Denver

November 10, 2010
Big West-Favorite UCSB Opens Season at BTI Invitational at Oregon

November 5, 2010
Gauchos Use Big Second Half to Defeat Master's College in Exhibition, 68-54

November 3, 2010
Gauchos Open Season Ranked 12th in Mid-Major Poll

November 3, 2010
UCSB Picked to Repeat as Big West Champs, Hosts Master's College Friday

October 28, 2010
UCSB Picked to Repeat as Big West Champs; Johnson, Nunnally Named Preseason All-League

October 27, 2010
Gaucho Basketball Teams Previewed at Media Preview Luncheon

October 22, 2010
Tim Vom Steeg, Justin Joyner, Emilie Johnson Featured on Oct. 26 Talk'n Gauchos

October 19, 2010
Gaucho Basketball to be Featured at Annual Tip-Off Huddle on October 27

October 11, 2010
Milos Golic, Kathy Gregory and Bob Williams Take to the Mic on Talk'n Gauchos

October 10, 2010
National TV Game, Basketball Season Tip Off Highlight Duke to the 'Dome Friday

September 30, 2010
UCSB is Popular Choice to Repeat as Big West Champions

September 30, 2010
Gauchos Featured Minimum of Four Times During Big West TV Package

September 30, 2010
Gauchos Featured Minimum of Four Times During Big West TV Package

September 13, 2010
Basketball Schedules Released, Season Ticket Renewal Deadline Extended

August 20, 2010
Gaucho Basketball Golf Tournament Set for Sept. 30