| Mar 8, 2014
| 11:28 PM
PULLMAN, Wash. -- Maybe UCLA Coach Steve Alford can get a deal on a crate of mouthwash.
Point guard Kyle Anderson talked this week about writing a better finish to this season. A year ago, the Bruins lost to Oregon in the Pac-12 tournament final and...
| Mar 31, 2014
Imagine famous football coaches and professional athletes taking a 50% salary cut. University of Alabama football coach Nick Saban's annual salary would be a mere $3.5 million or so. Angels baseball star Albert Pujols would earn just $8 million a year....
| Mar 17, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Lurking beyond the NCAA tournament horizon for UCLA's basketball team is one very important question:
Will they or won't they?
Three Bruins will have NBA decisions to make once their tournament run is done. Sophomore Kyle Anderson, sophomore Jordan...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 7:03 PM
When UCLA’s basketball team prepares to open the NCAA tournament against Tulsa on Friday in San Diego, Norman Powell and Tony Parker represent the unknown.
“They are our X factors,” Coach Steve Alford said.
The Bruins have talent:...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 11:42 PM
LAS VEGAS — This has been the tacit understanding in the UCLA locker room for more than two months.
It was not to be spoken out loud, maybe here and there it would slip out, but Travis Wear certainly wasn't going to hide his feelings Friday....
| Mar 20, 2014
| 4:46 PM
WHO: No. 4 UCLA (26-8) vs. No. 13 Tulsa (21-12)
WHAT: NCAA South regional second-round game, Friday, 6:57 p.m.
WHERE: Viejas Arena, San Diego. TV: truTV. RADIO: 710.
UPDATE: Tulsa averages 73.1 points per game and appears to be a budget version of...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 5:51 PM
The expectations for UCLA football have not been this lofty, or attainable, in ages.
The season maps out in a way in which goals are achievable, whether it's a spot in the four-team national championship playoff or a Saturday in December when...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 8:38 PM
Like the rest of his teammates, UCLA guard Norman Powell is eager to begin play in the NCAA tournament, where the Bruins will play Tulsa on Friday in San Diego.
"We're focused, everyone is talking about this, everyone is eager to go out there and play,"...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 11:00 PM
USC's women's basketball team gathered Monday among family, fans and athletic department personnel to learn its NCAA tournament opponent and destination.
A stirring run to win the Pac-12 Conference tournament March 9 ensured there would be no sense of...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 8:36 PM
SAN DIEGO — Florida is still out there.
This is where a young man's mind could wander. UCLA players have been snared in this trap before.
The fourth-seeded Bruins are so close to Memphis that they can almost smell the cheeseburgers cooking at...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 8:00 PM
This was Selection Sunday for most.
This was do-over Sunday for UCLA and its coach.
The Bruins were rewarded for their Pac-12 tournament championship. The NCAA selection committee made them the fourth-seeded team in the South Regional and allowed them...