| Feb 2, 2014
| 5:20 PM
CORVALLIS, Ore. — What is said in the locker room, stays in the locker room … as a rule.
But when the angry words seem to burst through brick and mortar, there was no way to ignore the significance.
UCLA flat-out stunk Sunday.
| Mar 12, 2014
| 9:58 PM
LAS VEGAS — Kyle Anderson has that look again, the one he wears as he warms up before every basketball game.
It's a predator's glare. Hungry. Determined. A little angry.
The sophomore guard's UCLA teammates say he is fun to be around. But as...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 7:42 PM
PALO ALTO — This was UCLA basketball.
Well, the type of UCLA basketball that has become so annoying to Coach Steve Alford and his players.
The Bruins came to the Bay Area trying to chase down first-place Arizona. They rolled through California...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 6:10 PM
SPOKANE, Wash. -- UCLA players might want to write this down.
Game time is 8 p.m. on Saturday.
The reason for the reminder is that the Bruins need a wakeup call most nights. They have trailed at halftime in seven of their last 10 games, including...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Life is a little harder on the road.
UCLA learned that in a men's basketball loss to Utah two weeks ago, and received a refresher course at Oregon on Thursday. The difference was the Bruins won in Eugene.
It took a village — Jordan Adams, Tony...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 10:00 PM
LAS VEGAS -- The good UCLA basketball team showed up Thursday night.
There were smiles. There were dunks. There was even Kyle Anderson hugging Travis Wear after a fastbreak layup.
This was the Bruins' rolling thunder review. The 82-63 victory over...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 5:15 PM
There was a typical start, and the usual finish, to a USC basketball game at the Galen Center earlier this month.
Trojans guard Byron Wesley wasted little time doing what he does best: driving hard through the defense toward the basket. After being...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 4:36 AM
The Ravens are hosting Eastern Illinois quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo, Florida State wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin, Utah cornerback Keith McGill and Cal outside linebacker Khairi Fortt for official visits Tuesday, according to league sources.
| Apr 17, 2014
| 12:33 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Erin Ashby (Crescenta Valley, 2011) Stanford softball junior: Along with much of the Stanford lineup, Ashby is putting up some lofty numbers in 2014.
A former two-time All-Area...
| 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,”...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 6:32 PM
USC last played in the NCAA women's basketball tournament in 2006.
It's a streak of frustration that first-year Trojans Coach Cynthia Cooper-Dyke intends to end, but it might take another season unless the Trojans can put together an impressive run in...