Malika Andrews


Both men’s and women’s teams will have uphill battle in Las Vegas

The hype and excitement surrounding Terry Porter’s inaugural season as the head coach of the University of Portland’s men’s basketball team quickly evaporated after the loss of starting point guard and captain, Alec Wintering, to an ACL injury. The Pilots are limping into the West Coast Conference Tournament in Las Vegas as the No. 10 seed (in a field of ten teams) on a 16-game losing streak, excluding a non-conference win over Walla Walla last week. Portland is set to face off against San Diego, the No. 7 seed in the tournament, at 8 p.m.

Brian Doyle

Brian Doyle diagnosed with brain cancer

Brian Doyle, longtime editor of UP’s Portland Magazine and acclaimed novelist and essayist, will undergo surgery for a cancerous brain tumor Wednesday.

There was a car crash in front of UP's main entrance Thursday night.

Car crash in front of main entrance of UP, no one hurt

A car crashed in front of the main entrance to the University of Portland around 8 p.m. Thursday night. No one injured, driver is not a student, according to the responding Public Safety officers, but it is currently unclear whether the passenger is.

Men's soccer: Champions at last

The soft-spoken man at the helm of Pilot basketball has been a legend since before most University of Portland students were born.