McGill, Jim
Jim McGill
Editor in Chief
Jim has been with Bear Insider since 2003. He's covered Cal Athletics with an emphasis on football, basketball and recruiting for nearly two decades. Jim is a Cal grad (Class of ’88). His wife Susan is also a Cal grad (Class of '89) and he has three kids - two in college and a high school senior. He has followed Cal football and basketball since childhood in the early 70s and has been on the NFL Network and several ESPN, Fox Sports and local radio and podcast outlets providing Cal football analysis.
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Updates from other Cal sports
2 days ago by Jim McGill
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With Season Set to Kick Off Friday, Neu Talks Potential Early Impact Additions
7 days ago by Jim McGill
Several grad transfer and frosh players primed to play key roles in 2024 Cal baseball season
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Bears Look to Add to Their 2024 Hoops Recruiting Class
9 days ago by Jim McGill
With one 2024 signee and 3-4 or more departures after the season, the Bears will look to expand their 2024 hoops recruiting class through both the prep and portal ranks
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Bears Barely Fall Short in 61-60 Loss to UCLA
Cal Bears Basketball ⋅ 11 days ago by Jim McGill
A big comeback and a late lead fail to hold up as Bruins pull out narrow victory at Haas Pavilion
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Cal vs UCLA
12 days ago by Jim McGill
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Arizona at Utah - Triple OT just starting
13 days ago by Jim McGill
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Bears Pull Out Another Overtime Thriller, Top USC 83-77
Cal Bears Basketball ⋅ 13 days ago by Jim McGill
Bears let 16-point second half lead slip away but come up clutch in overtime for the win over USC
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Bay Area Baseball Media Day
14 days ago by Jim McGill
Head coach Mike Neu, outfielder Rodney Green and catcher Caleb Lomavita address the media heading into opening weekend next week in Arizona
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Bear Insider Video: Cal Football 2024 National Signing Day
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 14 days ago by Jim McGill
Cal head coach Justin Wilcox talks about Cal's two late signing period additions and fields questions from the media on a number of other topics
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Bears Add Houston Cornerback Khamani Hudson
Cal Bears Football ⋅ 14 days ago by Jim McGill
6-1/170 Houston prep corner joins Cal as late signing period addition
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Cal vs USC
15 days ago by Jim McGill
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Pac-12 parity
17 days ago by Jim McGill
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Cal women's hoops recruits
18 days ago by Jim McGill
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Knape and Martin earn 1st team all-state honors
21 days ago by Jim McGill
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Bears Pull Off Exciting Comeback Win Over Stanford
25 days ago by Jim McGill
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Bears Pull Off Exciting 73-71 Comeback Win Over Stanford
Cal Bears Basketball ⋅ 25 days ago by Jim McGill
Bears pull of another down-to-the-wire thriller over rival Stanford in front of biggest crowd this season
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Positive thoughts and prayers for AT's son
26 days ago by Jim McGill
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Today's Hoops presser interviews
28 days ago by Jim McGill
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Bears Pull Away Late for a 66-57 Win Over Oregon
Women's Basketball ⋅ 1 mo ago by Jim McGill
AFter trailing much of the game, Krimili leads Bears to a much-needed win over Oregon
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Bears Pull Out OT Thriller in 81-75 Victory Over WSU
30 points from Jaylon Tyson and just two turnovers key Bears big OT win over 13-5 Cougars
 
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