| Mar 21, 2011
Third-seeded UCLA, playing before a hostile crowd on Gonzaga's home court, leads 38-35 at halftime of Monday night's second-round game in the NCAA tournament at the McCarthey Athletic Center. Forward Jasmine Dixon and guard Darxia Morris each scored...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 9:31 AM
Three Division I basketball teams lost fewer games than Virginia this past season. Three. That’s among 351 schools.
No doubt, the Cavaliers (30-4) and their fans would swap seasons with Michigan State (27-12). After all, the Spartans upset...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 2:54 AM
Absent remarkable stamina, a forgiving boss, Dan Patrick’s man cave and Jerry Lucas’ memory, absorbing the NCAA tournament’s 48-games-in-four days opening salvo borders on impossible. You simply need some time to process it all before...
| May 3, 2015
| 10:52 PM
Ty Moore roped a high fastball past a diving first baseman and down the right-field line, enabling Brett Stephens to score the game-winning run from second base to give UCLA a 6-5 walk-off win. The Bruins (33-11) came streaming out of the Jackie...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 10:17 PM
No. 7 Michigan State 62, No. 3 Oklahoma 58: Denzel Valentine scored 13 of his 18 points in the second half to lead Michigan State to a 62-58 win over Oklahoma in an NCAA tournament East Regional semifinal on Friday night.
Counted out in February, the...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 4:45 PM
WHO: No. 11 UCLA (22-13) vs. No. 2 Gonzaga (34-2)
WHAT: NCAA South regional semifinal, Friday, 4:15 p.m.
WHERE: NRG Stadium, Houston. TV: CBS; Radio: 570.
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UPDATE: This seems backward, guard Isaac...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 5:00 PM
Gonzaga was an upstart, one of those mid-major interlopers that pop up at NCAA tournament time to create havoc on your bracket. The private school from Spokane, Wash., that thought it could and almost did.
At least that's the way it was in 1999, when...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 9:39 PM
Exactly 38 minutes had passed since UCLA's season ended, and Norman Powell sat at a locker, not yet ready to take off the uniform he had worn for four years.
"It's my last year ever wearing these four letters across my chest," he had said moments...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 4:00 AM
UCLA owns 11 national championships in men's basketball, and all but one were won by players wearing skimpy, thigh-revealing short shorts.
It would stand to reason then, that as the Bruins advance on their charmed NCAA tournament run, Isaac Hamilton...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 5:26 PM
UCLA's lead over Alabama Birmingham in an NCAA tournament round-of-32 game still wasn't safe when Bryce Alford passed up a layup, lobbed an alley-oop pass to Norman Powell and watched as the ball went out of bounds.
Coach Steve Alford's voice was loud...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 5:56 PM
In a victorious UCLA locker room Saturday, Gyorgy Goloman posed a question to teammates.
"Who would you rather play?" he said. "Iowa or Gonzaga?"
With their 92-75 win over Alabama Birmingham, the Bruins were the first team in the South region to...