| Mar 5, 2014
| 5:39 PM
The rallying cry in West Coast Conference basketball?
Same as usual: Break up Gonzaga.
Gonzaga men's and women's teams swept the conference regular-season championships and are heavy favorites to repeat in the WCC postseason tournament as it begins...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 3:58 PM
The NCAA women's basketball tournament begins Saturday with 16 games at eight sub-regional sites, including UCLA.
Nebraska (25-6), the No. 4-seeded team in the Lincoln Regional, plays No. 13-seeded Fresno State (22-10) at 1 p.m. at Pauley Pavilion....
| Mar 6, 2014
| 11:07 PM
LAS VEGAS — Evan Payne scored 19 points as 10th-seeded Loyola Marymount edged past No. 7 seed Portland, 67-64, on Thursday night and advanced to the quarterfinals in the West Coast Conference tournament.
The game stayed within a two-point margin...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 3:20 PM
Doing what I could to avoid snowflakes and relentless wind chills, I locked myself in a cozy office over the weekend and attacked a protesting Asus computer to research the impact Gary athletes have had on college ad NBA hoops.
| Feb 12, 2015
| 5:15 PM
UCLA pitcher James Kaprielian has taken note, as have his teammates.
The Bruins open the college baseball season Friday as the highest-ranked team west of the Pecos. UCLA is rated No. 10 by Collegiate Baseball and No. 11 by Baseball America.
| May 9, 2013
| 8:48 PM
Somebody is going to get killed out there.
I've said it a hundred times, thought it a thousand.
The only question was, what ballplayer would have to die on the mound before something was done to protect pitchers?
The issue, in the news again after...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 3:08 PM
LAUDERHILL — After six days of games and interviews, Major League Soccer team officials are boarding planes from South Florida to Philadelphia hoping they have a better idea of which players can make a difference at the pro level.
| Jan 1, 2015
| 5:51 PM
Every March they become the nation's darlings.
This year, a host of stalwarts aren't waiting nearly that long to establish themselves as contenders — either for their own, non-power conferences or possibly the Final Four after another round of...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 8:38 PM
Dan Monson is the basketball coach at Long Beach State, but he still fields phone calls from athletic directors and coaches around the nation wanting to know about Gonzaga.
Or, more specifically, how have the Bulldogs done it?
How did Gonzaga pivot...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 6:40 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Grace Zamudio (Glendale Community College, 2013) Loyola Marymount University cross-country senior: In her final cross-country race for the Lions, Zamudio delivered, finishing 17th at...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 11:04 AM
Both No. 11 Kansas and No. 20 Michigan State rolled to opening-round victories in the ninth annual Orlando Classic on Thanksgiving day, but it was the performance of Marquette guard Matt Carlino that stole the show.
Carlino set a tournament single-...