College Team Breaks 26-Year Losing Streak

CalTech's basketball squad finally wins a conference game

(User Submitted) – California Institute of Technology's sports teams are no strangers to losing. The baseball team has lost more than 400 consecutive conference games, and the women’s volleyball team hasn’t earned a single conference win since its inception in 2000, notes FailureMag. But yesterday, CalTech’s men’s basketball team beat Occidental College 46-45, giving the program its first Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference win since 1985. See the video in the gallery. (Read more college basketball stories.)

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