| Jan 1, 2015
| 4:46 PM
This, UCLA players say, is the jumping-off point.
A victory over Kansas State in the Valero Alamo Bowl on Friday could take the Bruins into a prosperous new year. They might even beat Stanford, which ruined UCLA's Pac-12 championship plans with a 31-...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 6:55 PM
NEW YORK -- As expected Oregon Ducks quarterback Marcus Mariota won the Heisman Trophy Saturday night.
Mariota became the first Duck to win the award as college football's best player and won it by a landslide margin of 1,284 points over Wisconsin...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 3:33 PM
College football home-game attendance was down in 2014, but USC’s held close to steady, according to CBSSports.com.
The Trojans averaged 73,272 per game, down less than 1% from 2013, the report said.
UCLA was the Pac-12 Conference attendance...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Paul Perkins is dull. He remains a beige running back in a Technicolor college football world.
Ask the UCLA sophomore about his breakout season and he'll launch into a sermon about the offensive line that lacks only a tambourine and Salvation Army band....
| Dec 17, 2014
| 9:32 PM
The postseason is one "Kokomo Bowl" from becoming the next verse in a Beach Boys song: "Miami, Bahamas, come on pretty mamma, Camellia, and Boca, this is not a joke-a." Four new bowl games plus the extra championship game means the process of picking...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 4:25 PM
The postseason is one "Kokomo Bowl" from becoming the next verse in a Beach Boys song: "Miami, Bahamas, come on pretty mama, Camellia, and Boca, this is not a joke-a." Four new bowl games plus the extra championship game means the process of picking...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 6:42 PM
For pure drama, the greatest moment in Los Angeles sports this season was created by Alec Martinez, twice, with one goal that put the Kings into the Stanley Cup Final and another that won the Cup in double overtime.
For pure artistry, the greatest...
| Dec 24, 2014
From Sharkbait to The Boom, Edison High alumna Cassie Strickland has transitioned into a reputation for power on the University of Washington volleyball court.
When Strickland is serving you don't have to be watching to know. Just listen to the "boom"...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 3:50 PM
STANFORD, Calif. Stanford overcame a dismal start Friday to hold off Washington State 71-56 in the Pac-12 opener for both schools at Maples Pavilion.
Guard Chasson Randle led a balanced offense with 18 points on a day 6-foot-9 Grant Verhoeven started...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Exotic is not a word often used to describe anything from Manhattan, Kan. But UCLA Coach Jim Mora applied it to Kansas State's offense, calling it "more exotic than Arizona."
As a travel agent, that would be setting the bar low. As a defensive-minded...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 3:13 PM
Preview: Cal State Bakersfield at California
California closes its nonconference schedule Sunday against visiting Cal State Bakersfield, and once again the Golden Bears will be without third-leading scorer Jabari Bird. The dynamic...