| Mar 8, 2015
| 4:44 PM
College basketball is in trouble.
For more than 124 years, basketball has been woven into the fabric of America's culture and it somehow has withstood the test of time. But on the eve of this year's March Madness, the sport has seen better days....
| Mar 7, 2015
| 10:55 PM
Amber Orrange scored 18 points, Taylor Greenfield's driving basket with 44 seconds left gave Stanford the lead for good and the No. 19 Cardinal held off No. 9 Arizona State, 59-56, on Saturday night in the Pac-12 Conference women's tournament semifinals....
| Mar 2, 2015
| 1:05 PM
Rich Rodriguez is set to begin his fourth season as the head coach at Arizona.
The Wildcats coach saw his program put together one of its best seasons in more than a decade: a 10-win season culminating in a spot in the Fiesta Bowl – one of the...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 6:26 PM
No man is an island, but two women sitting in the upper half of end-zone Section 121 at Pauley Pavilion on Saturday afternoon did a pretty good imitation.
When the game between UCLA and Oregon began, amid the 234 seats that surrounded them, law students...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 4:40 PM
Norman Powell knows his days at UCLA could be numbered.
The Bruins' NCAA tournament chances are uncertain. Powell, the team's only senior in the regular rotation, will play his final two games at Pauley Pavilion on Sunday and Wednesday, against...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 10:41 PM
USC's 70-55 win over Washington on Saturday night, the Trojans' last home game of the season, doubled as Fan Appreciation Night. If ever the night were necessary, it is this season. The few fans, 3,420 on average, who had attended USC's home games...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 8:59 PM
At halftime of UCLA's game Sunday night against Washington State, UCLA Coach Steve Alford tore into his team.
The Bruins cannot afford another regular-season loss, but on this night they seemed distracted. In the morning, Tony Parker slept in and...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 7:34 PM
Where: Galen Center.
On the air: TV: Pac-12 Networks; Radio: 710.
Records: USC 10-18, and 2-14 in the Pac-12; Washington 15-12, 4-11.
Update: In the past seven days, the Trojans have lost two games by slim margins,...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 11:04 PM
There was something missing from the UCLA basketball team over the past week or so. Something big.
And that would be center Tony Parker.
A virtual no-show in two recent losses, Parker returned from the land of the lost on Wednesday night, helping...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 11:06 PM
USC has lost in many different ways in this nightmare of a basketball season. There have been blowouts and a string of close losses. Recently, there have been suspensions and fights.
There have been low points and even lower points, but perhaps no night...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 8:35 PM
Dillon Brooks scored 11 straight points for Oregon late in the second half and finished with 19 to help the Ducks beat No. 9 Utah, 69-58, on Sunday, in Eugene, Ore.
Joseph Young added 14 points and Elgin Cook had 12 for the Ducks (20-8, 10-5 Pac-12)....