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    Renegade Roundup: Football's goal line stand key to victory last week

    By JEFF EVANS, Californian staff writer
    Thursday, Sep 18 2014 12:59 PM

    Bakersfield College had a topsy-turvy football game Saturday, going ahead 20-0, falling behind 35-27 and then winning 44-35 over Golden Valley.

    During Thursday's Renegade Rundown webcast, football coach Jeff Chudy pointed to a goal line stand as being the critical point of the game.

    BC led 41-35 but Golden Valley had a first-and-goal from the 1. The Renegades stopped the Rustlers, highlighted by a violent fourth-down running play that likely caused a season-ending knee injury to GW running back Darius Miles (who had 140 rushing yards in the game) and BC cornerback Javonte Howington injured a toe that could keep him out of this Saturday's game at home vs. Long Beach.

    "You wonder if the guys have the character to turn it around," Chudy...

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    BC football: climbs in polls

    Bakersfield College's 44-35 win over then-No. 7 Golden West last Saturday allowed the Renegades to rejoin the JC Athletic Bureau's state top 25 at No. 20. BC was unranked last week after a season-opening 51-3 loss to Riverside on Sept. 6....

  3. CSUB Roadrunner Report: Classes begin, students return

    It’s the Week of Welcome, or WOW, at Cal State Bakersfield this week. With the backdrop of wrestlers working out in the sun and athletes showing their enthusiasm, the Roadrunner Rundown webcast was held on campus Tuesday. Classes started...

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    CSUB baseball: assistants Robinson, Boron depart program

    Bill Kernen changed his mind on retirement last spring and is returning to coach the Cal State Bakersfield baseball team, but he’ll have new lieutenants this season. CSUB spokesman Matt Turk confirmed Tuesday that assistant coaches Jody...

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    CSUB athletics: 2 athletic director finalists announced

    Cal State Bakersfield's Thomas Wallace, vice presdient of student affairs, has announced that the university has two finalists for the athletic director's job, which opened when former AD Jeff Konya accepted the same job at Oakland...

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    Renegade Report: Too many football mistakes last week

    Bakersfield College football coach Jeff Chudy said there were breakdowns all over the field on both sides of the ball in last Saturday’s 51-3 season-opening loss at Riverside City College. “Lack of awareness” on the field by BC’s players,...

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    BC football: Running back depth hit, and D.J. Martin no longer around

    Bakersfield College football coach Jeff Chudy confirmed today shortly after the conclusion of the Renegade Report webcast that former Stockdale High star running back D.J. Martin has not been seen at recent BC practices. A phone call to...

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    BC football: How upcoming opponents fared

    Bakersfield College had its most lopsided loss in decades on Saturday in its 51-3 season-opening loss at Riverside City College. In examining the scores from past years, I could find only five other times when BC allowed 50 or more points...

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    BC football: Quiet on the QB front

    Bakersfield College football coach Jeff Chudy is playing it close to the vest when it comes to this season's quarterback situation. No official word has come down on who will be under center Saturday night when the Renegades play at...

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    Sources: USC QB Kessler battling staph infection

    Inside USC's Scott Wolf, on an on-line post today, reported that USC quarterback and former Centennial High standout Cody Kessler missed practice Tuesday because he was hospitalized with a staph infection in his toe. In an update to an...

  11. BC football: No. 20 in state preseason poll; No. 9 in SoCal poll

    Bakersfield College's football team was ranked No. 20 in the California community college preseason football poll that was announced Monday. The Renegades, who went 5-5 last season, were ranked No. 9 in the Southern California poll. Six...

  12. CSUB volleyball splits Saturday matches

    Cal State Bakersfield's volleyball team split two matches Saturday to conclude its season-opening tournament at Sam Houston State. The Roadrunners (2-1) scored their second straight 3-0 victory Saturday morning, beating Louisiana-Monroe...

  13. BC cross country: women 3rd, men 7th in opening meet

    Bakersfield College opened its cross country season at the 12-team Ventura College Invitational today with the women placing third and the men placing seventh. The women scored 73 points. Jessica Campbell took seventh for BC’s top finish,...

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