| May 7, 2014
| 6:40 PM
The mystery and magic of Johnny Manziel was, you never quite knew where the elusive Texas A&M quarterback was going to wind up.
Sort of like now.
Will the Houston Texans make him the No. 1 pick in the NFL draft? Is he a fit for Jacksonville at No. 3,...
| May 13, 2014
| 11:24 PM
Though there is a proliferation of damaged elbow ligaments among Major League Baseball pitchers this season, UC Irvine senior Jimmy Litchfield has managed to avoid the MRI machine during his four collegiate seasons on the bump.
Making his school-career-...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 8:12 AM
It was former high school standouts from Southern California who led USC to its seventh consecutive victory, a 10-0 win over UCLA, on Thursday night in the first game of a three-game Pac-12 series.
Wyatt Strahan (Villa Park) threw eight shutout innings....
| May 5, 2014
| 3:07 PM
Pacific 12 Conference football fans eagerly anticipating the new four-team playoff in college football may want to take a knee: an early ESPN look at next year's preseason top 25 has already excluded the league from the mix.
Oh, well, you can't say...
| May 24, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The Orlando Sentinel's college insider Matt Murschel has ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2014 season. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 128 to our...
| May 4, 2014
| 6:55 PM
In football, the offensive line is a team within a team, a group of five players who work as one. Groupthink is good. If a player is singled out, it's typically because he's done something wrong — he has held, given up a sack, committed a personal...
| May 26, 2014
| 8:11 AM
It has been a tough season for the UCLA baseball team.
The Bruins were beaten by Washington in the season finale Sunday. The Huskies’ 6-1 victory in Seattle snapped UCLA’s 19-game winning streak in the series between the two...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 5:24 PM
Rick Neuheisel works with a microphone instead of a headset these days, but he's still recruiting.
On a recent Monday morning, the former UCLA coach was minutes into a telephone interview when another incoming call got his attention. He excused...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 6:29 PM
The armchair speculation about UCLA's defense this spring has centered on how the Bruins will replace Anthony Barr, the All-American linebacker who is expected to be a top-10 pick in the NFL draft.
The Bruins have devised two answers to...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 3:56 PM
The NCAA and its member institutions often refer to "student-athletes" but the front side of the term isn't often highlighted in a sports section. We asked officials from the Southland's Division I universities to point us toward their best and...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 8:24 PM
UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley was a bit flustered, something opposing defenses might not be able to cause this fall.
Asked how the college football world will greet the Bruins when they return for August training camp, Hundley said, "Great question....
| Apr 25, 2014
| 5:44 PM
There are two ways to look at UCLA's spring game.
There's the cleats-on-the-ground view: "We need to make sure we lock into everything," safety Anthony Jefferson said. "We need to make sure we're assignment perfect."
And there's a coach's big-canvas...