2005-06 Men's Basketball News

July 25, 2006
Gauchos Add Sharp-Shooting Guard Trevor Bing to 2006-07 Roster; Lance Hurdle Will Not Return

June 21, 2006
Renewed Rivalries, 14 Home Games Highlight 2006-07 Gaucho Basketball Schedule

June 7, 2006
Former Weber State Forward Nedim Pajevic Transfers to UCSB

May 30, 2006
Ajufo, Moore to Leave UCSB Basketball Program

May 10, 2006
UCSB's Cecil Brown Awarded Sixth Year of Eligibility by NCAA

April 27, 2006
Gauchos Sign Frontcourt Duo to National Letters of Intent

April 19, 2006
UCSB Signs Point Guard Justin Joyner to National Letter of Intent

March 9, 2006
Gauchos Fall to Cal Poly in Big West Tournament, 57-50

March 8, 2006
Gauchos Advance to Second Round of Big West Tournament.

March 8, 2006
Gauchos Blast UC Riverside 76-44, Play Cal Poly in Quarterfinal Round of Big West Conference Tournament

March 7, 2006
Chris Devine Named 2006 Big West 'Hustle Award' Winner

March 7, 2006
Fifth-Seeded Gauchos Take Momentum Into Big West Tournament First Round Game Against UC Riverside Wednesday

March 6, 2006
Macy's/ucsbgauchos.com Student-Athlete of the Week

March 6, 2006
Brown, Devine Earn Second Team All-Big West Recognition

March 4, 2006
UCSB Closes Season With Overtime Win

March 3, 2006
Glenn Turner Remains in Stockton for Additional Tests Following Incident During Thursday's UCSB-Pacific Game

March 2, 2006
Gauchos Fall on Road to Pacific

February 28, 2006
A Long Time Coming

February 28, 2006
Winners of Six out of Seven Games, Gauchos Head to Pacific and Cal State Northridge to End 2005-06 Regular Season

February 25, 2006
Strong Effort From Seniors Leads Gauchos to Victory in Home Finale, 81-71 Over UC Riverside

February 25, 2006
Gauchos Send Seniors Out With Win

February 24, 2006
UCSB Bids Farewell to Five Seniors, Hosts UC Riverside In 2005-06 Home Finale Saturday at 2:00 P.M.

February 23, 2006
Titans Catch Fire in the Second Half to End Gauchos Five-Game Winning Streak, 80-76

February 21, 2006
Gauchos Take Five-Game Winning Streak Into Final Home Weekend of Season

February 18, 2006
UC Santa Barbara Holds Off San Jose State, 76-72

February 16, 2006
UCSB Travels to San Jose State for Bracket Buster Game Before Returning for Final Two Home Games Next Weekend

February 15, 2006
UCSB Cruises Past Cal Poly for Fourth Consecutive Win, 64-37

February 14, 2006
Following Weekend Road Sweep, UCSB Returns Home for Wednesday Showdown with Central Coast Rival Cal Poly

February 13, 2006
Macy's/ucsbgauchos.com Student-Athlete Of The Week

February 13, 2006
Cecil Brown Chosen Big West Player of the Week

February 11, 2006
UC Santa Barbara Surges Past Long Beach State, 81-78

February 11, 2006
Gauchos Turn the Tables, Win Their Third Straight Game, 81-78 at Long Beach State

February 10, 2006
UCSB Aims for Third Straight Win, Remains on the Road to Play High-Scoring Long Beach State

February 9, 2006
Gauchos Edge First-Place UC Irvine for Second Consecutive Win, 60-59

February 7, 2006
Gauchos Return to Big West Action, Travel to First-Place UC Irvine, Long Beach State

February 2, 2006
Balanced Gauchos Hit on All Cylinders to Blast UC Davis, 73-54

February 1, 2006
Gauchos Try to End Losing Streak, Play Host to UC Davis in Non-Conference Game Thursday

January 31, 2006
UCSB Will Travel to San Jose State for Feb. 18 Bracket Buster Game

January 28, 2006
Gauchos Fall at Home to Pacific , 65-53

January 28, 2006
Gauchos Can't Sustain Second Half Rally, Lose to Pacific 65-53

January 27, 2006
Gauchos Welcome Pacific, Fox Sports for Saturday Matinee at the Thunderdome

January 26, 2006
Gauchos Fall To Matadors

January 26, 2006
UCSB Can't Handle Cal State Northridge Pressure, Lose Second Straight Home Game, 59-46

January 24, 2006
UCSB Will Honor Men's Basketball Alumni at Saturday's Game Against Pacific, Post-Game Dinner

January 24, 2006
UCSB Hosts Cal State Northridge, Pacific in Key Big West Basketball Battles

January 21, 2006
Gauchos Fall on Road to Mustangs, 74-62

January 18, 2006
Gauchos Have Another One-Game Week, Travel to Cal Poly Saturday

January 15, 2006
UCSB Hands Defeat To UC Davis, 64-50

January 13, 2006
Gauchos Travel to UC Davis for Only Game in 11 Days, Look for First Road Victory

January 9, 2006
UCSB Falls to Three-Point Crazy UC Irvine, 70-66

January 8, 2006
Gauchos Look to Balance Books, Host UC Irvine in Big West Showdown on Monday Night

January 7, 2006
Gauchos Hold Off Long Beach State, 77-74

January 7, 2006
Gauchos Hold Off Long Beach Down Stretch to Earn First Conference Victory, 77-74

January 6, 2006
Gauchos Hope Home Cooking Helps Them Get Back on Winning Track in Big West Play

January 4, 2006
Cal St-Fullerton Surges Past UC Santa Barbara 73-59

January 2, 2006
Gauchos Remain Winless on the Road, Drop Big West Opener at UC Riverside, 81-78

January 1, 2006
Gauchos Embark on Big West Season With Road Games at UC Riverside, Cal State Fullerton

December 28, 2005
Gauchos Down Pilots, 76-53

December 28, 2005
Gauchos Remain Perfect at Home and Complete Preseason Schedule With 76-53 Win Over Portland

December 27, 2005
UCSB Plays Host to Portland Before Traveling to UC Riverside for Big West Opener

December 27, 2005
Jan. 4 UCSB-Cal State Fullerton Men's Basketball Game Moved From 7:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M.

December 23, 2005
Gauchos Second Half Comeback Bid Not Enough Against Fresno State, 79-76

December 22, 2005
Gauchos Look for Breakthrough on the Road, Play at Fresno State Friday Night

December 21, 2005
Brown's Three-Point Heroics Help Gauchos Escape With 67-66 Victory Over Sonoma State

December 20, 2005
Brown's Three-Point Heroics Help Gauchos Escape With 67-66 Victory Over Sonoma State

December 19, 2005
Gauchos Host Sonoma State, Travel to Fresno State to End Pre-Holiday Schedule

December 17, 2005
San Diego St. Edges UC Santa Barbara, 66-54

December 13, 2005
UCSB, 3-3, Travels to San Diego State in Search of First Road Win

December 7, 2005
Cecil Brown's Career Night Helps Gauchos End Three-Game Losing Streak, 65-56 Over Visiting Pepperdine

December 5, 2005
Gauchos Hope to Get On-Track at Home, Host Pepperdine Wednesday

December 3, 2005
Road Shooting Woes Continue as UCSB Drops Third Consecutive Game, 77-60 at Loyola Marymount

December 1, 2005
Gauchos Renew Old Rivalries, Travel to Loyola Marymount Saturday, Host Pepperdine Wednesday

November 28, 2005
Arizona State Shoots Its Way Past UCSB, 73-57

November 26, 2005
UCSB Completes Thanksgiving Road Trip at Arizona State on Monday

November 25, 2005
Gauchos Fall to Defending National Champion North Carolina, 83-66

November 22, 2005
Project Team-Up

November 22, 2005
Gauchos, 2-0 for the First Time in Four Years, Travel to Play Defending National Champion North Carolina on Friday

November 21, 2005
UC Santa Barbara Edges San Diego, 67-65

November 21, 2005
UCSB Staves Off Late San Diego Comeback

November 21, 2005
Macy's/ucsbgauchos.com Student Athlete of the Week

November 20, 2005
Gauchos Host San Diego at the Thunderdome Monday Night, Hope to go 2-0 for First Time Since 2001-02 Season

November 18, 2005
Men's Basketball Wins Big In Season Opener Against San Francisco, 82-59

November 18, 2005
UCSB Uses 19-2 Second Half Run to Blast San Francisco in Season-Opener, 82-59

November 17, 2005
20 Questions with Chidi Ajufo

November 15, 2005
After Perfect 2-0 Exhibition Season, UCSB Opens Regular Season at Home Friday Against San Francisco

November 10, 2005
20 Questions with Cecil Brown

November 9, 2005
Brown Leads the Way as Gauchos Rout Westmont in Final Exhibitiion Game, 96-56

November 8, 2005
Gauchos Host Westmont in Final Exhibition Tune-Up Wednesday Night

November 3, 2005
UCSB Uses Strong Defensive Effort to Open Season With 57-36 Exhibition Victory Over UC San Diego

October 28, 2005
UCSB Launches "Project Team-UP" to Support Local Charities and Non-Profits, Raise Awareness of Gaucho Basketball Program

October 28, 2005
UCSB Basketball Invites Fans to 'Catch a Gaucho Game...on Us!'

October 19, 2005
Gauchos Open Practice in Preparation for Nov. 3 Exhibition Opener Against UC San Diego

October 6, 2005
UCSB Basketball to be Featured Four Times - and Potentially Seven - During 2005-06 Regular Season as Part of Big West TV Package