| Feb 22, 2015
| 8:35 PM
Dillon Brooks scored 11 straight points for Oregon late in the second half and finished with 19 to help the Ducks beat No. 9 Utah, 69-58, on Sunday, in Eugene, Ore.
Joseph Young added 14 points and Elgin Cook had 12 for the Ducks (20-8, 10-5 Pac-12)....
| Feb 22, 2015
| 4:50 PM
Marcus Peters arrived at the NFL scouting combine as a man without a football team, a job-hunting mode different from the majority of the invited draft prospects.
Although Peters is a gifted junior cornerback regarded as a likely first-round pick, his...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 11:12 PM
A season of frustration for USC might have hit a nadir Thursday night at Galen Center.
The Trojans, who lost games in the final seconds to Stanford and Oregon this month, extended Colorado to three overtimes.
But the Trojans once again could not close...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 8:31 PM
Perhaps the biggest game of the season looms for the UCLA men's basketball team Saturday.
A win over No. 7 Arizona would vault the Bruins into a safer position for the NCAA tournament. A loss would further plunge them into uncertainty.
Given all that,...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 1:24 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Angel Rodriguez (Glendale Community College, 2014) Cal State Northridge baseball junior: An ace with the Glendale Community College staff and a junior college All-American, the right-...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 2:30 AM
I once sat with Tom Moore under different, even more difficult circumstances. He was principal at Conard High at the time, a guy who had assisted long-time football coach Rob Cersosimo, and a rising star in the West Hartford school system.
| Jan 28, 2015
| 6:28 PM
Tony Parker jogged stiffly onto the court for UCLA's basketball practice Tuesday after his teammates had begun stretching.
"Back from retirement," Bryce Alford said jokingly as Parker took a place near the baseline.
Parker rolled his eyes.
| Jan 27, 2015
| 6:52 PM
Delon Wright spent a childhood laboring, and learning, in his brother's shadow.
Dorell Wright was six years older, bigger, and a better basketball player.
"He caught a lot of losses growing up," Dorell said of his younger brother.
| Jan 25, 2015
| 8:37 PM
Dakarai Tucker scored a career-high 19 points, Brandon Taylor added 14 and No. 12 Utah beat Washington 77-56 on Sunday night.
Tucker and Taylor combined to make eight 3-pointers to give the Utes (16-3, 6-1 Pac-12) their 15th straight home victory dating...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 9:00 PM
USC assistant coach Keith Heyward posted a photo to his Twitter account this week, showing Trojans coaches seated in a private plane before taking off for a recruiting trip.
"It's closing time!" Heyward wrote.
With two weeks remaining until national...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 4:11 PM
The hysteria that is the build up to National Signing Day never ceases and it was evident Sunday when St. Thomas Aquinas teammates Tyson Cisrow and Chris Hart both committed to the University of Utah.
Landing Hart, the Sun Sentinel's No. 13 recruit in...