UC Riverside Highlanders

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UC Riverside Highlanders
University University of California, Riverside
Conference Big West Conference
NCAA Division I
Athletic director Jim Wooldridge
Location Riverside, CA
Varsity teams 15
Basketball arena UC Riverside Student Recreation Center
Baseball stadium Riverside Sports Complex
Other arenas Johnson Family Practice Center (volleyball)
Nickname Highlanders
     Blue       Gold
Website www.gohighlanders.com

The UC Riverside Highlanders (also UCR) represent the University of California, Riverside in Riverside, California in intercollegiate athletics. They field fifteen teams including men and women's basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, tennis, and track and field, women's-only softball and volleyball, and men's-only baseball. A football team was previously fielded, but the program was discontinued in 1975. The Highlanders compete in NCAA Division I; they are members of the Big West Conference.[1]


Men Women
Baseball Basketball
Basketball Cross Country
Cross Country Golf
Football (discontinued 1975) Soccer
Golf Softball
Soccer Tennis
Tennis Track & Field
Track & Field Volleyball


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