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CRC sophomore guard Jordan Roberson passes through freshman Malcom Jenkins to attack the rim and score in the Big 8 matchup on Feb.9

Hawks are unable to get the win on sophomore night

February 26, 2018

The men’s basketball team ended their last home game of the season on Feb. 9 with a tough loss against...

Guard De Rajaee Austin shooting free throws in a loss to DVC

Hawks lose on a hail mary play

February 3, 2018

The men’s basketball was defeated after Diablo Valley’s 55 foot prayer shot drops during Friday night’s...

Hawks guard Onkar Sidhu playing defense against the Modesto Pirates

Hawks take a tough loss against the Pirates

January 17, 2018

Men’s basketball loses 69-66 in a tough matchup against Modesto. The men’s basketball team hosted...

Coach Aye aims to have more up-tempo offense

New basketball coach aims to bring quicker, exciting brand of basketball

October 29, 2015

As the men’s basketball team prepares for a new season, they will have a new head coach for the first ...

Men's basketball team practicing in preparation for upcoming season

A fresh beginning for men’s basketball team

October 28, 2015

A fresher men’s basketball team is headed this way, consisting of 13 freshman student-athletes, an o...

Men's basketball coach announces plan to leave CRC

Men’s basketball coach announces plan to leave CRC

April 22, 2015

Men’s basketball head coach James Giacomazzi announced that he is leaving Cosumnes River College for...

Men's basketball head coach James Giacomazzi at the team's playoff game against Butte College on Feb. 27.

Men’s basketball coach still passionate after 11 seasons

April 13, 2015

With 23 wins, eight losses and a conference win under their belts the Cosumnes River College men’s...

Sophomore guard for the Hawks Mitchell Love trying to make a shot over the Roadrunners sophomore forward Arthur Caldwell.

Men’s basketball wins first playoffs match, continues 13 game winning streak

February 28, 2015

In front of a large home crowd, the Cosumnes River College Hawks men’s basketball team won not only...

Small crowds are quite common at soccer games this season, including the slightly smaller crowd that attended this women’s soccer match against Sac City on Sept. 30. Extra bleachers were added this season to provide more seating for the fans but so far have gone mostly unused at this point in the season.

Teams suffer low attendance as season continues

November 1, 2014

The roar of the crowd during any sports match is just as much of the whole experience as the game itself,...

Hawks' sophomore center Jaycob Velasco stands amongst the rest of the men's basketball team in practice on March 4. The Hawks would lose to Fresno in the playoffs the following day.

Men’s basketball falls in playoffs but stays hopeful for next season

April 1, 2014

A season of many ups and few downs culminated in a final playoff game for Cosumnes River College’s ...

Hawks prepare for regional quarterfinal

Sophomore forward Jaycob Velasco smiles as he grips a basketball at team practice on March 3. The Hawks are preparing for a quarterfinal matchup with Fresno City.

Stacey Marie Harris, Staff Writer

March 5, 2014

Head coach James Giacomazzi and the Cosumnes River College men’s basketball team took to the court...

Men’s basketball team wraps up 2012 season with 18-13 record

Cody Durham, Connection Staff

March 14, 2012

Cosumnes River College men’s basketball brought its season to an end with a loss to Santa Rosa Junior College in the third round of the Northern California regional playoffs on Feb. 29. This is the second straight year the Hawks lost in the third round of the regional playoffs. They finished with an 18-13 record. “We...

Hawks fail to snap Santa Rosa’s undefeated conference record

Hawks fail to snap Santa Rosa’s undefeated conference record

Jon Wilson, Connection Staff

January 27, 2012

Perimeter shooting and interior defense propelled the Santa Rosa Bear Cubs (18-4, 7-0) past the Cosumnes...

Hawks snap two-game losing streak against rival Panthers

Jon Wilson, Connection Staff

January 23, 2012

As rain poured outside on Jan. 20, the Cosumnes River College men’s basketball team weathered the storm on the court and avoided a third straight loss by beating its rival, the Sacramento City College Panthers, 72-69. Hawks’ sophomore forward Tony Gill led all scorers with 20 points, 17 of which came in the second half...

Panthers maul Hawks in annual tournament

Panthers maul Hawks in annual tournament

November 18, 2011

Led by experienced sophomores and hoping to start the season off on a high note, the Cosumnes River ...

Experienced men’s basketball team expecting to succeed

Takara Campbell, Connection Staff

November 10, 2011

The men’s basketball team will kick off its 2011-2012 season with the seventh annual Hawks Invitational, from Nov. 10-12. With 18 wins last season, the Hawks have a lot to live up to. “Our goals are set up pretty high,” said head coach James Giacomazzi. Giacomazzi has led the basketball team to 84 victories throughout...

Hawks Invitational set to begin amid high expectations

Justin Henry, Special to The Connection

November 4, 2011

The Cosumnes River College men’s basketball team will be hosting its 7th annual Hawks Invitational basketball tournament beginning on Nov. 10, according to their schedule. The tournament will last three days, from Nov. 10-12.  In addition to the CRC team, Canada College, Feather River College, William Jessup University’s...

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