| Feb 18, 2015
| 10:33 PM
The lead was passed back and forth Wednesday, from Arizona State to UCLA and back again. Seventeen times the game swung, and each time the Bruins knew their season swung with it.
The Bruins knew it because they had discussed the importance of this trip,...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 10:24 AM
It's a dead period for college football recruiting, but lots of schools are keeping track of offensive lineman Nathan Smith of Murrieta Mesa.
The 6-foot-7, 275-pound senior-to-be keeps picking up scholarship offers.
UCLA, Oregon, Washington State,...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 5:00 PM
Norman Powell watched two defenders hedge a screen and thought he saw a hole.
He jabbed right, then took the ball behind his back, dribbled forward through his legs, and split the defenders. In three steps, he bounded to the basket, cocked his arm,...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 4:45 PM
There was such a need at UCLA for a strong offensive line in 2012 that assistant coach and former NFL lineman Adrian Klemm might have considered suiting up himself.
Things have changed.
The Bruins return five linemen who have started at least 19...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 2:51 PM
For the second consecutive year, USC receivers coach Tee Martin has been selected by Rivals as the Pac-12 Conference recruiter of the year.
USC finished No. 1 in Rivals’ national recruiting-class rankings.
Martin secured signing day...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 5:15 PM
UCLA pitcher James Kaprielian has taken note, as have his teammates.
The Bruins open the college baseball season Friday as the highest-ranked team west of the Pecos. UCLA is rated No. 10 by Collegiate Baseball and No. 11 by Baseball America.
| Feb 11, 2015
| 12:45 PM
Bob Connelly, Oklahoma State’s offensive line coach last season, has been hired as offensive line coach and run game coordinator at USC, Coach Steve Sarkisian announced.
Connelly replaces Tim Drevno, who left USC after one season to become...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 7:20 PM
Before practice Monday, UCLA Coach Steve Alford met with his players to discuss scenarios for the rest of the season. According to senior guard Norman Powell, the coach talked about how the Bruins' RPI had improved. And he talked about where they could...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 7:43 PM
HAMPTON — The 35th Virginia Duals started Friday at Hampton Coliseum, and several local high school and college teams showed off their wrestling skills against some of the best teams in the nation. In all, grapplers from three high school and two...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 5:16 PM
USC tight ends coach Marques Tuiasosopo, the lead recruiter for several of the players in the Trojans’ top-rated 2015 class, was selected by Scout as the Pac-12 Conference recruiter of the year.
USC finished No. 1 in Scout’s national...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 5:42 PM
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Martin Laird watched the ball disappear into the cup on the par-3 16th hole and put some elbow grease into his fist pump.
It certainly wasn't the most exciting moment on golf's most raucous hole. That belonged to Francesco...