Cal State Bakersfield is a men's basketball team that represents California State University, Bakersfield in NCAA Division I basketball. The team is known for its strong defense and physical play, which has helped them become a competitive force in the Western Athletic Conference. The team's colors are blue and gold, and they play their home games at the Icardo Center, which has a seating capacity of 3,800. The Roadrunners have made several appearances in the NCAA Tournament, including a memorable run to the Round of 32 in 2016. The team is led by head coach Rod Barnes, who has been at the helm since 2011 and has helped build a winning culture at Cal State Bakersfield. With a talented roster and a commitment to hard work, the Roadrunners are poised to continue their success on the court for years to come.