| Nov 24, 2013
| 10:54 PM
Sunday was an evening for providing pyrotechnic dunks and trying to outdo teammates with the most extravagant pass or unlikeliest rebound.
Certainly UCLA was never tested basketball-wise by Chattanooga at Pauley Pavilion.
The 22nd-ranked Bruins beat...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 8:38 PM
Like the rest of his teammates, UCLA guard Norman Powell is eager to begin play in the NCAA tournament, where the Bruins will play Tulsa on Friday in San Diego.
"We're focused, everyone is talking about this, everyone is eager to go out there and play,"...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 10:52 PM
There is no denying the marquee abilities UCLA freshman Zach LaVine can bring to a game. He gave a sparse crowd at Pauley Pavilion a peek of those Sunday.
LaVine's 19 points in UCLA's 87-72 Pac-12 Conference victory over Arizona State won't jump off the...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 11:20 PM
They took different routes and preach different basketball styles, but UCLA Coach Steve Alford and USC Coach Andy Enfield, hired two days apart last April, will be linked when they make their debuts in new roles Friday.
Alford, accustomed to scrutiny...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 8:36 PM
SAN DIEGO — Florida is still out there.
This is where a young man's mind could wander. UCLA players have been snared in this trap before.
The fourth-seeded Bruins are so close to Memphis that they can almost smell the cheeseburgers cooking at...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 8:51 PM
LAS VEGAS — They are skidding into the Madness on their bellies, Travis Wear diving and sliding and fighting for a loose ball he will own forever.
They are flying into the Madness on their toes, Kyle Anderson leaning and lifting and undressing one...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 6:04 PM
Where: Pauley Pavilion.
On the air: TV: Pac-12 Networks; Radio: 570.
Records: Bruins 1-0, Golden Grizzlies 0-1.
Update: The No. 24 Bruins escaped with a 72-67 victory in their season opener against Drexel....
| Nov 7, 2013
| 7:33 PM
It has been a quiet fall for the UCLA basketball team.
Less attention. Less NCAA scrutiny. Fewer expectations.
A year ago, UCLA brought in what was thought to be the nation's No. 1 recruiting class. With it came NCAA investigators and a spotlight's...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 11:42 PM
LAS VEGAS — This has been the tacit understanding in the UCLA locker room for more than two months.
It was not to be spoken out loud, maybe here and there it would slip out, but Travis Wear certainly wasn't going to hide his feelings Friday....
| Dec 16, 2013
| 9:19 PM
Kyle Anderson is headed home.
Madison Square Garden, where the UCLA basketball team plays a nationally televised game Thursday night against eighth-ranked Duke, is less than a half-an-hour drive from his hometown of Fairview, N.J., and you know what...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 11:10 PM
There was nothing like a little lip service to wake up UCLA's basketball team.
The Bruins appeared in a daze against USC in the first half Saturday night. It had the hangover look from their last effort, a loss to Oregon State.
So Steve Alford took...