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Cal State Los Angeles Golden Eagles

Cal State Los Angeles Golden Eagles
University California State University, Los Angeles
Conference California Collegiate Athletic Association
NCAA Division II
Athletic director Dan Bridges
Location Los Angeles, CA
Varsity teams 10
Basketball arena Eagle's Nest Arena
Baseball stadium Reeder Field
Soccer stadium Jesse Owens Track
Nickname Golden Eagles
     Gold       Black
Website .com.csulaathleticswww

The Cal State Los Angeles Golden Eagles (also Cal State LA Golden Eagles, CSULA Golden Eagles, and California State-Los Angeles Golden Eagles) are the athletic teams that represent California State University, Los Angeles, located in Los Angeles, California, in NCAA Division II intercollegiate sports. The Golden Eagles compete as members of the California Collegiate Athletic Association for all 10 varsity sports. CSULA previously competed in Division I and was a founding member of the Pacific Coast Athletic Association in 1969. It left the conference in 1974.

Cal State L.A.'s more than 11 acres (4.5 ha) of athletic facilities is named the Billie Jean King Sports Complex. The sports complex—designation which was approved by the CSU Board of Trustees Sept. 21—features the Eagles Nest Gymnasium, the University Stadium, Jesse Owens Track and Field, Reeder Field (baseball), the swimming pool, and tennis and basketball courts.[1]


The Eagles Nest is home to the Cal State L.A. basketball and volleyball teams. The arena seats just over 3,200 fans at full capacity. In 1984, the Eagles Nest hosted the Summer Olympics judo competition. In July 1984 the Olympic Mural, “Olympic Fantasy,” a mosaic tile work by muralist Guillermo "Bill" Granizo, was installed on west side of the arena in remembrance of the event.[2][3][4]

Varsity sports



Cal State Los Angeles' football program was disbanded in 1978.


Bob Clark won the NCAA Division I Golf Championship in 1969.

Fight song


  1. ^ CSULA alumna and tennis champion named for sports complex:
  2. ^ History of Cal State L.A.
  3. ^ History of California State University, Los Angeles
  4. ^ Other pockets of history on campus:
  5. ^ Fight Song Retrieved on July 10, 2009

External links

  • Official athletics website
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