| Jan 22, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Bryce Alford has had better birthday weekends.
It started in Colorado on Thursday. The normally dead-eye UCLA freshman guard missed all seven of his shots. Two days later, he missed all four shots against Utah.
"That was very unlike me," Alford said....
| Jan 17, 2014
| 3:37 PM
UCLA AT UTAH
When: 1 p.m PST.
Where: Huntsman Center, Salt Lake City.
On the air: TV: Fox Sports 1; Radio: 570.
Records: Bruins 14-3, 3-1 Pac-12; Utes 13-4, 2-3.
Update: These are two of the top shooting teams in the nation. Utah is tied for...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 6:13 PM
Question: Who would get the fourth berth in the playoff?
That's the question I'd love to see you tackle.
Answer: I tackled this question so hard in Monday's column I almost got called for "targeting."
And that ejection would have...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 8:37 PM
UCLA wanted a leader, and Xavier Su'a-Filo figured he knew where to look to become one.
"I printed out a list of sayings," said Su'a-Filo, the Bruins' star offensive lineman.
All his coach did was laugh.
"He's young, and he thinks...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 4:19 PM
UCLA's defense got a little weaker Friday.
Linebacker Eric Kendricks had right ankle surgery, leaving the Bruins without their leading tackler when they face Virginia Tech on Dec. 31 in the Hyundai Sun Bowl.
Kendricks had surgery on the same ankle...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 11:51 AM
Stanford is thrilled to be in the Jan. 1 Rose Bowl and had another fantastic year under David Shaw.
The school won its second straight Pac 12 title, is making its fourth straight BCS bowl appearance and is playing a top-five opponent in Michigan State....
| Dec 27, 2013
| 6:25 PM
Stanford is thrilled to be in the Jan. 1 Rose Bowl and had another fantastic college football season under Coach David Shaw.
The Cardinal won its second straight Pac-12 Conference title, will be making its fourth consecutive Bowl Championship Series...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 6:16 PM
UCLA's Myles Jack was doing an interview, one of many since the freshman linebacker added running back to his chores and became a college football phenomenon.
Teammate Eddie Vanderdoes saw this as his cue.
"Man, we were walking on campus after the...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 7:08 PM
Turn out the lights, the parity's over. The Bowl Championship Series era of equal access and catering to college football's "little guys" ended Monday night at the Rose Bowl when Florida State ended the Southeastern Conference's winning streak. The new...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 4:21 PM
When: 7 p.m. PST.
Where: Jon M. Huntsman Center, Salt Lake City.
On the air: TV: Pac-12 Networks; Radio: 710.
Records: USC 9-7, 0-3 in Pac-12 play; Utah 12-4, 1-3.
Update: The Trojans are still looking for their first Pac-12 Conference win as they...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 3:48 PM
USC AT COLORADO
When: 11 a.m. PST.
Where: Coors Events Center, Boulder, Colo.
On the air: TV: Fox Sports 1; Radio: 710.
Records: USC 9-8, 0-4 Pac-12; Colorado 14-4, 3-2.
Update: The Trojans face a hobbled Colorado team as they seek their first...