| Jan 30, 2014
| 9:47 PM
With a major Mountain Pacific Sports Federation men's volleyball match-up this Saturday night at UC Irvine's Bren Event Center between UCI, ranked No. 8, and the No. 1-ranked UCLA Bruins, it is interesting to watch as our local boys excel in the college...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:32 AM
Solomon Thomas decided to forgo the traditional hat or helmet when he announced his decision on National Signing Day. Instead the No. 25 ranked player in the ESPN 300 rankings chose to go the nerdy route.
Thomas, a 6-foot-3, 256-pound defensive...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 10:11 AM
No. 1 UConn is 8-0 against the Top 25, outscoring its opposition by 21.0 along the way. Here's a look at how the Huskies have fared in games vs. teams ranked in the top 25:
Nov. 11: UConn 76, No. 3 Stanford 57, Gampel Pavilion — The Cardinal were...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 9:30 AM
With the NFL Combine a little more than a week away, we continue our series looking at skilled position players who need a big showing in Indianapolis. Today we feature running backs:
Dri Archer, Kent State
The Buzz: A dual-threat out of the...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 11:29 PM
Host No. 6 Notre Dame scored four of the game's last five goals but its rally fell short as No. 14 Penn State won, 8-7, on Saturday.
Penn State (2-1) increased its 5-3 halftime lead to four with early third-quarter scores from Shane Sturgis and TJ...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 9:03 PM
"Arizona education," a taunting UCLA signee Nathan Hadley tells Arizona-bound Kyle Beadles after he trips on a pickoff move.
"The Stanford band sucks," Beadles jeers at Stanford-bound Quinn Brodey.
"Their GPA combined is less than mine," Brodey...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 9:29 AM
A simple question.
A simple answer.
UCLA Coach Steve Alford was asked after Saturday’s loss to Stanford how long the Bruins could be considered in the race for the Pac-12 basketball championship.
“Until we’re eliminated,”...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 6:37 AM
Lane Kiffin, who has coached USC’s football team since 2010, has been relieved of his duties, Athletic Director Pat Haden announced early Sunday.
Kiffin was fired hours after the Trojans lost to Arizona State, 62-41, at Tempe, Ariz. The loss...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 5:50 PM
The first Bowl Championship Series standings, announced Sunday, could have been a big moment for UCLA players — except for that 24-10 loss to Stanford on Saturday.
UCLA was 12th in the BCS standings. Stanford was sixth. That might have been...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 4:29 PM
UCLA Coach Jim Mora has a strong opinion about Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota.
"I had a couple NFL guys ask me if he can play at the next level and I told them, 'Have you not watched him?' " Mora said. "He's going to rip it up at the next level. He's...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 5:51 PM
Call it a midterm exam.
Ninth-ranked UCLA plays at No. 13 Stanford on Saturday at the midpoint of the regular season.
The Bruins are 5-0 overall, 2-0 in Pac-12 Conference play, and this is the first time they have been in the Associated Press top 10...