| Jan 1, 2014
| 8:59 PM
Time to round up the usual Pac-12 Conference suspects as well as those who may be suspect.
Arizona enters conference play ranked No. 1 in the nation, taking its familiar role as Pac-12 behemoth.
UCLA has old-school tradition and was the 2013 regular-...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 5:44 PM
There remains an eerie consistency to UCLA's basketball rivalry with Arizona.
"Their fans didn't like us and the feeling was vice versa," said Ed O'Bannon, who played for UCLA from 1992 to 1995.
Said Jordan Adams, who leads the Bruins in scoring...
| 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...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 4:08 PM
USC opens its 2014 season Aug. 30 against Fresno State, one of six home games in a 12-game regular-season schedule, the school announced Wednesday.
The Trojans, under new Coach Steve Sarkisian, play at the Coliseum against Fresno State, Oregon State,...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 4:21 PM
Where: Galen Center.
On the air: TV: Pac-12 Networks; Radio: 710.
Records: USC 9-6, 0-2; Arizona 16-0, 3-0.
Update: USC has been unable to stay with UCLA or Arizona State in losses to open Pac-12 Conference play. The Trojans missed open...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 3:43 PM
HAMPTON — The rematch of last year’s National College Division final between Virginia and Virginia is not going to happen.
Edinboro University made sure of that.
And in the High School Black and Blue Division, the Poquoson Islanders earned a...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 7:08 PM
Turn out the lights, the parity's over. The Bowl Championship Series era of equal access and catering to college football's "little guys" ended Monday night at the Rose Bowl when Florida State ended the Southeastern Conference's winning streak. The new...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 6:13 PM
Question: Who would get the fourth berth in the playoff?
That's the question I'd love to see you tackle.
Answer: I tackled this question so hard in Monday's column I almost got called for "targeting."
And that ejection would have...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 11:03 PM
EL PASO — The last day of 2013, the first step toward 2014.
UCLA will play its final football game of the season Tuesday when the No. 17 Bruins meet Virginia Tech in the Hyundai Sun Bowl.
But the game can be viewed as more of a beginning than an...
| Dec 31, 2013
EL PASO, Texas — From the sombrero he wore to the practices he ran, Frank Beamer has enjoyed everything about Sun Bowl week. His Virginia Tech team prepared well , embraced locals' endearing hospitality and avoided the myriad trouble lurking in...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 11:14 PM
Arizona State 74, UC Irvine 61
TEMPE, Ariz. — Junior Will Davis and 7-foot-6 freshman Mamadou Ndiaye recorded double-doubles for the visiting Anteaters in the nonconference game on Saturday.
Davis made seven of nine field-goal...