| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:39 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Elliot Surrey (Crescenta Valley High, 2012) UC Irvine baseball sophomore: With one out and a pair of runners on, Surrey induced a ground ball for a 6-4-3 double play.
Surrey pumped his...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:04 PM
In preparation for the June 26 NBA draft, the Lakers worked out Kentucky forward Julius Randle on Tuesday afternoon at the team's El Segundo practice facility.
"Julius looked phenomenal. He looks 100% healthy to me," said Mark Madsen, who won two titles...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:38 AM
Evaluations have just about been wrapped up by numerous scouts employed by all 30 Major League Baseball franchises.
Looking to find the next wave of talent and further stockpile the farm system takes precedent with the 2014 Major League Baseball First-...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:33 PM
Unlike many of his one-and-done freshmen, Kentucky Coach John Calipari isn’t going anywhere for a long time, signing a seven-year, $52.5-million contract extension Thursday with the university.
Under the contract that runs through the 2020-21...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:00 PM
With the seventh overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft, the Lakers selected Kentucky forward Julius Randle
Randle is a 6-foot-9, 19-year-old left-hander who averaged 15.0 points and 10.4 rebounds, helping the Wildcats to the NCAA championship game, where...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 6:15 PM
A few days before he was drafted by the Lakers with the seventh overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft, Kentucky forward Julius Randle spoke to GQ.com about fashion, basketball and the prospect of playing with or against LeBron James, a four-time NBA most...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:30 PM
When the last college basketball season began, he was predicted by many to be the top pick in the upcoming NBA draft, and he played like it, amassing more double-doubles than all but one other freshman in NCAA Division I history.
When last season ended,...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:12 AM
The Lakers were happy to land Julius Randle with the seventh overall pick in last Thursday's NBA Draft.
Oddsmakers may have been looking for more.
Before Thursday, the Lakers were a 40-1 long shot to win the NBA title, according to online oddsmaker...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 9:20 AM
Highly-touted high school guard Tyler Dorsey confirmed Saturday that he is decommitting from Arizona.
Dorsey, a five-star recruit who was expected to join Arizona in 2015, said in a statement that he will open himself up to the recruitment process. He...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 9:17 PM
The Lakers signed rookie forward Julius Randle on Sunday, securing the seventh overall pick in last month's NBA draft to a deal potentially worth approximately $13.5 million.
The deal is for four years, with the Lakers holding options for the third...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 1:07 PM
The Lakers took a risk in drafting former Kentucky forward Julius Randle with the seventh overall pick in the NBA draft.
While Randle was one of the top freshman in the NCAA, helping the Wildcats to the NCAA championship game before falling to the...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 2:57 PM
Two days after receiving his first college football scholarship offer, Nick Westbrook now has his first SEC offer.
Kentucky offered the 6-foot-3, 195-pound Lake Mary wide receiver Thursday, and it's likely just a start as college coaches begin to...