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Men’s basketball wins first home game against West Hills

Men’s basketball wins first home game against West Hills

Yami Sun, Staff Reporter

December 20, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's basketball, Sports

The De Anza Dons’ first home win of the season against West Hills Coalinga on Nov. 24, solidified their strong start to the season, moving to a 3-1 record and leading the State in scoring at 93.5 points per game. “I felt like I played good," said center Ajay Singh. "I was attacking the basket...

De Anza snaps losing streak with win over Gavilan

De Anza snaps losing streak with win over Gavilan

Lorie Anne Reyes, Staff Reporter

February 22, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's basketball, Sports

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7CNHXf4nx5k A determined De Anza Dons men’s basketball team victoriously ended a four-game losing streak on Friday, Feb. 2, against the Gavilan Rams. As tensions ran high on the court throughout the game, the Dons successfully secured the win by widening the scoring ga...

Uyehara, Singh lead Dons to victory

Kevin Coleto, Staff Reporter

January 23, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's basketball, Sports

SAN JOSE—In a hotly contested basketball game between the De Anza College Dons and the San Jose City College Jaguars, the Dons managed to put enough pressure in the second half to hold a marginal lead against the Jaguars on Jan. 12, at San Jose City College. The game ended in a decisive 82-72 win. ...

De Anza Dons face close loss to Hartnell

De Anza Dons face close loss to Hartnell

Ryan Chen, Staff Reporter

January 20, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's basketball, Showcase, Sports

After a hard-fought game between the De Anza College men’s basketball Dons and the Hartnell Panthers, the Dons lost 78-67 on Wednesday, Jan. 17. With the Panthers scoring three early 3-pointers within the first 10 minutes of the game, a 9-point gap ensued between the two teams as the Dons struggled...

De Anza men’s basketball edges division rival 68-65

Jarra Gojolo, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's basketball, Sports

Nemanja Rajic, forward scored the go-ahead basket with 35 seconds left as the De Anza College Dons defeated the West Valley Vikings 68-65 Wednesday, Feb. 1. Rajic, 18, computer science major, scored 14 points on four of four shooting to go along with four blocks. “Before going into the second...

Dons edge Vikings, 68-65

Jarra Gojolo, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's basketball, Sports

Forward Nemanja Rajic scored the go-ahead basket with 35 seconds left as the De Anza College Dons defeated the West Valley Vikings 68-65 Wednesday, Feb. 1. Rajic, 18, computer science major, scored 14 points on four of four shooting to go along with four blocks. “Before going into the second half...

Dons attain third straight win over Hartnell Panthers

Terry Pon, Staff Reporter

January 24, 2017


Filed under Men's basketball, Sports

The De Anza Men’s Dons won their third-straight win against the Hartnell Panthers on Jan. 18. De Anza’s defense struggled in the first half, giving up 40 points. Coach Jason Damjanovic said, “You missed that!” after the referee made a questionable no call on one of Damjanovic’s players. The...

Men’s basketball takes on conference with a three-game winning streak, lots of hope

Vince Aguilar, Staff Reporter

January 24, 2017


Filed under Men's basketball, Sports

Despite a rocky 2015-16 season that ended in a loss, and a rough start to the 2016-17 season, the De Anza College men’s basketball team is beginning to turn around. The Dons started the season 3-10 and entered the California Community College Athletic Association conference needing a lot of work,...

Dons fight off Gavilan College for first home win of season

Dons fight off Gavilan College for first home win of season

Sergio Valencia, Staff Writer

January 23, 2016


Filed under Men's basketball, Sports

De Anza men’s basketball rallies after getting into early foul trouble to earn their first home win of the season with a 70-68 win over the Gavilan College Rams on Friday, Jan. 15. An unheralded hero carried the Dons to its first home victory on Friday night. Freshman guard Jeremy Ishimaru came off ...