| May 13, 2014
| 11:24 PM
Though there is a proliferation of damaged elbow ligaments among Major League Baseball pitchers this season, UC Irvine senior Jimmy Litchfield has managed to avoid the MRI machine during his four collegiate seasons on the bump.
Making his school-career-...
| May 14, 2014
| 4:21 PM
The Pac-12 Conference, which has given home-field advantage to its regular-season football champion, will move the title game to neutral-site Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara starting next year.
The formal announcement will come at a Thursday news...
| May 14, 2014
| 7:06 PM
UCLA hasn't had the toughest nonconference men's basketball schedule in recent years, but that is changing.
The Bruins announced Wednesday they added a sixth brand name to their early 2014-15 schedule — perennial West Coast Conference power...
| May 15, 2014
| 7:35 PM
UCLA and Long Beach State play opening-round games Friday in the Los Angeles Regional of the NCAA softball playoffs.
Long Beach State (38-17) plays Notre Dame (39-11) at 3 p.m. UCLA (48-6) plays Southern Utah (23-20) at 6 p.m. Both games are at UCLA&...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 5:23 PM
UCLA will tentatively open football training camp at Cal State San Bernardino on Aug. 4.
The team will practice there through Aug. 16, except on Sundays.
Practices, which are open to the public, will probably be at 4 p.m. except for two-a-day...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:24 AM
Wake Forest’s 1955 NCAA baseball championship was the fledgling ACC’s third national title of any variety, following Maryland’s in football (1953) and men’s lacrosse (’55). Conference teams have since won 134 national...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 6:25 PM
Tony Orlando may have had the best line on impending prison release: "I'm coming home, I've done my time."
USC returns home Tuesday, and it's a new dawn. Tie a yellow ribbon around the old Felix Chevrolet sign.
USC won't forget what the NCAA so...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Singer-songwriter Mike Love of the Beach Boys has listed his estate in Pebble Beach for sale at $5.79 million.
The custom Mediterranean, built in 2006, occupies more than an acre of land overlooking Point Lobos with an 8,995-square-foot main residence,...
| May 4, 2014
| 6:55 PM
In football, the offensive line is a team within a team, a group of five players who work as one. Groupthink is good. If a player is singled out, it's typically because he's done something wrong — he has held, given up a sack, committed a personal...
| May 16, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Longtime William and Mary women’s soccer coach John Daly has known Jill Ellis for 30 years and is convinced that the new head coach of the U.S. Women’s National Team will succeed.
Ellis, an All-American who played for Daly at W&M in the mid-...
| May 17, 2014
| 12:01 PM
Jerry Rice Jr. broke into his pattern, caught the football cleanly and didn't stop sprinting until he reached the end zone before hustling back to the huddle Saturday afternoon.
As the son of Pro Football Hall of Fame wide receiver Jerry Rice auditioned...