Gamecocks women are ready for next step in NCAA women's tourney against Tar Heels

...their NCAA runs end there.South Carolina needed to pull off a major upset three years ago to get past top-seeded Stanford in Fresno, Calif.A year ago, though, it was the top-seeded Gamecocks who were upended by North Carolina.Now, it's the Tar...

Darren Sharper reaches plea agreement to settle rape charges

...left tackle and two at right tackle. He was originally signed as an undrafted free agent by the Atlanta Falcons in 2012 out of Fresno State.Harris was added to New Orleans' active roster off the Falcons practice squad in Week 1 of his rookie campaign.GIANTS...

Farmers brace for workforce shortage under Obama's executive action on immigration

FRESNO, Calif. - Farmers already scrambling to find workers in California ? the...into the U.S. illegally as children.Manuel Cunha, the president of the Fresno-based Nisei Farmers League, estimates that 85 percent of California's...

California cage law expected to increase egg prices

FRESNO, Calif. - The new year is expected to bring rising chicken egg prices across the U.S. as California starts requiring farmers...

Former UNLV basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian dies

...fans attending UNLV's game against Fresno State draped towels over the statue of Tark...beginning at Long Beach State and ending at Fresno State, where Tarkanian himself played...Pasadena City College before transferring to Fresno State, where he graduated in 1955. He...

Jim Furyk leads by one at Pebble Beach

...Snedeker and Jones to worry about. Nick Watney, who played at Fresno State and was thrilled to be playing with San Francisco Giants...Beach and was two shots behind. Kevin Chappell, who grew up in Fresno, had a 66 at Pebble and was two shots behind.Saturday is...

Fresno State 'fired up' to face Southern Cal in Las Vegas Bowl

LAS VEGAS - Although Fresno State fell one win short of a BCS berth...pretty fired up about being here," Fresno State receiver Davante Adams said...on the first day of bowl season:? Fresno showcase.The Mountain West champions...

Backup QB sparks LSU; Fresno State's BCS bowl hopes dashed

...4-4 Mountain West) ended a run toward a possible BCS bowl by Fresno State (10-1, 7-1).Carr threw for 519 yards and six...but threw a fourth-quarter interception. The loss ended Fresno State's chances to beat out Northern Illinois for a spot in...

Fresno St. beats California

...might have meant the most to him. Ninth-seeded Fresno State beat No. 8 California 82-70 in the first...first round to 17-1, but this was his first at Fresno State. "Fresno is a very special place for me. It's my alma mater...

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Fresno police shoot, kill ex-49er Neville in standoff

FRESNO, Calif. -- Tom Neville, a 350-pound...received about a dozen gunshot wounds, Fresno County Coroner David Hadden said. Neville...after Neville escaped Cedar Vista Hospital Fresno on Friday night, police Lt. John Fries...

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