| Dec 30, 2013
| 11:03 PM
EL PASO — The last day of 2013, the first step toward 2014.
UCLA will play its final football game of the season Tuesday when the No. 17 Bruins meet Virginia Tech in the Hyundai Sun Bowl.
But the game can be viewed as more of a beginning than an...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Football coach Jim Mora, after a being enticed by Washington, has decided to stay at UCLA.
Mora received a contract extension from UCLA, plus promises to increase pay for his assistant coaches and a commitment to improve the program’s facilities....
| Oct 4, 2013
| 6:20 PM
It was a Christmas gift that never appeared on any star basketball player's wish list.
Inside the hefty SAT study guide filled with algebra equations and vocabulary teasers was a letter from one high school friend to another, a message of hope for...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 10:29 AM
Brian is a UCLA grad and big Bruins backer. He's also a Verizon FiOS subscriber, which doesn't allow him to see Pac-12 Network football games.
Brian wants to know: How can he see his beloved Bruins?
This is another example of how not all...
| 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....
| Sep 29, 2013
| 6:37 AM
Lane Kiffin, who has coached USC’s football team since 2010, has been relieved of his duties, Athletic Director Pat Haden announced early Sunday.
Kiffin was fired hours after the Trojans lost to Arizona State, 62-41, at Tempe, Ariz. The loss...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:32 PM
Wednesday is the first day high school seniors can sign an early national letter of intent for all sports but football, soccer, track and field, cross country and men's water polo. Across Southern California, athletes are celebrating with classmates and...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 11:19 AM
Santa Ana Mater Dei Coach Gary McKnight insists he's not joking when he says that Stanley Johnson "is my starting point guard."
Yes, the 6-foot-7 Stanley Johnson with recruiting offers from Kentucky, USC, Oregon, Arizona and Florida.
| Sep 11, 2013
| 2:30 PM
In a decision monitored closely by USC and UCLA basketball fans, standout senior point guard Jordan McLaughlin of Etiwanda High has committed to USC.
McLaughlin is 6 feet with quickness and superior athleticism. He comes from a school that produced...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 6:25 PM
Former San Clemente quarterback Travis Wilson is showing he is one of the best quarterbacks in the Pac-12 playing for Utah.
In a 51-48 loss to Oregon State, Wilson rushed for 142 yards and three touchdowns and passed for 279 yards and two touchdowns....
| Oct 22, 2013
| 5:43 PM
Cameron Griffin, a 6-foot-3, 215-pound senior linebacker at View Park Prep, has picked up a scholarship offer from UCLA, Coach Robert Ambers said.
Griffin has made 86 tackles this season for the 6-0 Knights. He's considered the top player in City...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 4:19 PM
There is danger in letting Arizona running back Ka'Deem Carey roam free. There is also danger in doing too much to stop him.
UCLA faces Carey, the nation's leading rusher, Saturday in Tucson. Carey averages 153.1 yards rushing per game. He averaged 148....