| Mar 16, 2014
| 8:00 PM
This was Selection Sunday for most.
This was do-over Sunday for UCLA and its coach.
The Bruins were rewarded for their Pac-12 tournament championship. The NCAA selection committee made them the fourth-seeded team in the South Regional and allowed them...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 9:40 PM
SAN DIEGO — This was a big hurdle for UCLA.
Sure, a bigger one looms on the horizon. But the Bruins were basking in the moment . . . sort of.
UCLA’s 77-60 victory over Stephen F. Austin at Viejas Arena was predictable. The Lumberjacks...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 7:06 PM
UCLA begins play in its 46th NCAA tournament Friday when it takes on Tulsa in San Diego in the second round of the South Regional. Here are a few facts and figures about the Bruins, the Golden Hurricane and the tournament:
• The Bruins are...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 8:11 PM
The instant the NCAA tournament brackets were announced, memories came flooding back to Tyus Edney. Bad memories.
Twenty years ago, his UCLA team suffered an upset loss to Tulsa in the tournament's first round.
"That was a tough day," he said. "I just...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 7:59 PM
SAN DIEGO — Guard Norman Powell was 6 years old when his uncle brought the tape.
There on the screen was UCLA's Tyus Edney dribbling through Missouri defenders, then tossing in the game-winning layup at the buzzer in the defining moment of the...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 5:43 PM
LAS VEGAS — This could be a referendum on Pac-12 Conference Commissioner Larry Scott's vision.
The NCAA tournament selection committee will sequester itself Sunday in something of a conclave of Cardinals that's more Louisville than Vatican City....
| May 15, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Division I quarterfinals
No. 7 seed Maryland (12-3) vs. Bryant (16-4)
Saturday, noon, ESPN2
Outlook: These two teams will meet for only the second time in their respective histories and for the first time in the NCAA tournament. The...
| May 17, 2014
| 6:55 PM
March Madness suddenly seems like such a bore by comparison.
The NBA's Final Four commences Sunday after four weeks of April Anarchy and May Mayhem.
Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant was dubbed "Mr. Unreliable" by a headline writer from his local...
| May 17, 2014
| 2:29 PM
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. — The Maryland men's lacrosse team beat Bryant at its own game.
Taking advantage of junior faceoff specialist Charlie Raffa's dominance and an opportunistic offense, the seventh-seeded Terps scored the first four goals and never...
| May 18, 2014
| 7:27 AM
As the overall top seed, Miami will have the luxury of waiting a day to start play in this week's ACC Tournament.
The seventh-ranked Hurricanes (40-15, 24-6), who won two out of three against North Carolina this weekend, will play their first game in...
| May 19, 2014
| 11:40 AM
ESPN analyst Mark Dixon was in the network’s studio in Charlotte during the broadcast of all four NCAA tournament quarterfinal games this past weekend. The former Johns Hopkins midfielder, who can be followed on Twitter via his account...
| May 20, 2014
| 10:18 AM
Even as some of the losses piled up early, there was no mass panic.
Instead, Javi Salas said, as the Hurricanes struggled to a 13-12 start, the focus remained constant.
Get better. Keep plugging away. Take each game as a new challenge.