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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...

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 ...

Men’s basketball wins in last home game

Men’s basketball wins in last home game

March 5, 2015


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

  The De Anza College Dons beat the Hartnell College Panthers 80-63 in their last home game on Feb. 18. “The outcome of the game was in our favor,” said head coach Jason Damjanovic. “We won that game for the sophomores.” It was sophomore night for both the men’s and women’s basketball...

De Anza Men’s Basketball Downed 73-58

De Anza Men’s Basketball Downed 73-58

Rajvir Kaur, Staff Writer

February 5, 2015


Filed under Sports

The De Anza College men’s basketball team was unable to pull off a win against the Monterey Peninsula College Lobos. They lost to the visiting team 73-58 on Jan. 30. “We were outplayed,” Dons’ head coach Jason Damjanovic said after the game. “Give Monterey a lot of credit. They made adjustments...

Men’s basketball falls in home opener

Men’s basketball falls in home opener

Taylor Bicht, Staff Writer

November 22, 2014


Filed under Sports

The De Anza College men’s basketball team was shot down 109-81 in its home opener on Wednesday Nov. 12 to undefeated Cañada College. Cañada College caught fire early draining four 3-pointers in the first 10 minutes to claim an early double-digit lead.  Cañada sophomore forward Rohndell Goodwin...

De Anza pulls off big win against Cabrillo

De Anza pulls off big win against Cabrillo

Rajvir Kaur

February 20, 2014


Filed under Sports

The De Anza College men’s basketball team conquered the Cabrillo College Seahawks in the last home game of the season, defeating the visiting team 79-60 on Wednesday Feb. 19. Head coach of the Dons Jason Damjanovic said practice the previous day seemed “to be the last place they (the players)...

De Anza defeated by SJCC

De Anza defeated by SJCC

Rajvir Kaur

January 30, 2014


Filed under Sports

The De Anza College men’s basketball team suffered its third consecutive loss in conference play against the San Jose City College Jaguars on Wednesday Jan. 29 with a score of 71-59. Tipping off the ball, the Dons were first to score. A few minutes into the first half, the Dons were leading 6-4. The...

Neck and neck ‘til the end

Neck and neck ‘til the end

Cole Yamamura, Staff Writer

November 25, 2013


Filed under Sports

The De Anza college men’s basketball team fell 61-53 to the Foothill Owls on Friday, Nov. 13, in its first home game of the season. The Dons started the game with more energy than their opponents. Every time the Dons scored, they went straight into a full court press where they pressured...

Men’s basketball looks for leader

Men’s basketball looks for leader

Rajvir Kaur, Staff Writer

November 12, 2013


Filed under Sports

The 2013-14 De Anza College men’s basketball team consists of five sophomores and 10 freshmen. “The energy has been very good thus far,” said head coach Jason Damjanovic. “The guys are excited to play. But there a lot of questions that remain to be answered, given the number of new...