| 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...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 7:53 AM
It's two weeks before the high school baseball season begins, and let me offer one certain conclusion: Don't worry about the top teams not having a No. 2 pitcher. In fact, most will have three and four top pitchers.
I can't remember a preseason when I...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 7:24 AM
It's going to be a long time before someone comes along to equal the success story of David Berg, the former Bishop Amat pitcher and A student who walked on at UCLA and became one of the college baseball's best relief pitchers with his sidearm delivery....
| Apr 29, 2014
| 8:20 AM
Former UCLA Coach Rick Neuheisel, now with the Pac-12 Networks, interviewed his son, Jerry, the former Loyola High quarterback and now backup UCLA quarterback, on Saturday night after the Bruins' scrimmage.
It was classic TV.
First it was broadcaster...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 6:10 PM
SPOKANE, Wash. -- UCLA players might want to write this down.
Game time is 8 p.m. on Saturday.
The reason for the reminder is that the Bruins need a wakeup call most nights. They have trailed at halftime in seven of their last 10 games, including...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 6:59 PM
With Zach LaVine announcing he's leaving UCLA for the NBA, Bruin fans were hoping that St. John Bosco's Daniel Hamilton, the younger brother of UCLA redshirt Isaac Hamilton, might decide to join the Bruins to help replace LaVine.
But Daniel Hamilton...
| 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 16, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Twenty years ago, Ed O'Bannon's geography skills suffered an unfortunate lapse after the UCLA star learned the Bruins would play Tulsa in the NCAA tournament's first round.
"To tell you the truth," O'Bannon said at the time, "I didn't even know Tulsa...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 10:35 PM
UCLA is playing its best basketball at the best possible time.
Fresh off winning the Pac-12 tournament, the Bruins handled Tulsa 76-59 in Friday night's second-round NCAA South Regional game.
For the surging Bruins (27-8), seeded No. 4, it was their...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 10:46 AM
The second round of the NCAA tournament concluded on Friday with a number of top NBA draft prospects ousted far earlier than expected.
Duke's Jabari Parker could be the No. 1 pick in June NBA's draft (or at least top three) but the Mercer Bears, a...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 7:45 AM
More top prospects fell on Sunday, as the NCAA tournament wrapped up the first weekend of play.
The Kansas Jayhawks were defeated by the Stanford Cardinal, 60-57, knocking freshmen Andrew Wiggins and Joel Embiid out of the tournament.
| Mar 13, 2014
| 10:00 PM
LAS VEGAS -- The good UCLA basketball team showed up Thursday night.
There were smiles. There were dunks. There was even Kyle Anderson hugging Travis Wear after a fastbreak layup.
This was the Bruins' rolling thunder review. The 82-63 victory over...