Stories tagged: UCLA Bruins
Wed., July 26, 2017, 3:49 p.m.
Arizona, UCLA aim to bounce back after losing seasons
Jim Mora had his first losing season at UCLA last year, and so did Rich Rodriguez at Arizona. The veteran coaches enter 2017 looking to engineer significant and perhaps job-saving …
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017, 10:24 p.m.
76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft
Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball and the future of the NBA arrived Thursday night. Jimmy Butler and Tom Thibodeau hope to rekindle their past.
UPDATED: Sat., June 3, 2017, 11:38 p.m.
Washington beats UCLA 1-0 to advance to Women’s College World Series semifinals
Washington’s Ali Aguilar knew pitcher Taran Alvero needed help.
Mon., May 15, 2017, 7:59 p.m.
Abdul-Jabbar: One-and-done makes college hoops a ‘travesty’
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar likes experienced players, part of the reason he picked San Antonio to knock off Golden State. And it’s one reason he thinks John Wooden wouldn’t have the same …
Fri., April 7, 2017, 5:28 p.m.
LaVar Ball says comments about UCLA’s slow white players were ‘twisted’
LaVar Ball said Friday that comments he made to the Southern California News Group about UCLA’s white basketball players on Thursday were misunderstood.
Sat., April 1, 2017, 11:54 p.m.
Area softball: UCLA edges Washington
Paige Holland tallied three hits and three RBIs and UCLA beat Washington in Seattle on Saturday.
Fri., March 31, 2017, 11:58 p.m.
Area softball: UCLA defeats Washington
Rachel Garcia pitched a complete game and smacked a two-run homer to help UCLA defeat Washington 6-2 in Seattle and earn its fourth straight win.
Sat., March 25, 2017, 6:08 p.m.
UConn women win 110th straight, advance to regional final by stopping UCLA
After watching UConn’s NCAA Tournament dominance mostly from the bench for three seasons, Saniya Chong finally made her mark.
Fri., March 24, 2017, 10:26 p.m.
Elite 8-bound: Kentucky beats UCLA 86-75 in South semifinal
De’Aaron Fox scored a career-high 39 points as the Kentucky Wildcats beat UCLA 86-75 Friday night in a showdown between two of college basketball’s goliaths for a spot in the …
Tue., March 21, 2017, 7:11 p.m.
Pac-12 makes statement in NCAA women’s tournament with five teams in Sweet 16
A year ago was thought to be an anomaly for the Pac-12 Conference, advancing four teams to the regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament and eventually seeing Washington and Oregon …
Mon., March 20, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
NCAA capsules: UConn rolls; Quinnipiac crashes Sweet 16
Kia Nurse scored 29 points and tied an NCAA Tournament record with nine 3-pointers to lead UConn to a 94-64 win over visiting Syracuse in the Bridgeport Region on Monday …
Sun., March 19, 2017, 9:43 p.m.
UCLA Bruins beat Cincinnati Bearcats 79-67 to earn Sweet 16 trip
Lonzo Ball scored 19 points and ignited UCLA’s rally from a poor start with nine second-half assists, lifting the third-seeded Bruins to a 79-67 victory over Cincinnati on Sunday in …
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 3:41 p.m.
LaVar Ball’s former Washington State teammates take his wild comments in stride
As LaVar Ball sees it, he would have had no problem beating the greatest basketball player ever.
Fri., March 17, 2017, 11:25 p.m.
UCLA pulls away for 97-80 win over Kent State
UCLA raced out to a big lead and held on through numerous defensive lapses, pulling away late for a 97-80 victory over scrappy Kent State on Friday night in the …
Thu., March 16, 2017, 9:55 p.m.
UCLA’s Lonzo Ball takes his father’s hype in stride
UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball dribbled around the court Thursday at Golden 1 Center in preparation for his team’s opening game of the NCAA Tournament. With nearly every shot he …
Fri., March 10, 2017, 11:18 p.m.
Lauri Markkanen scores 29 points as Arizona defeats UCLA in Pac-12 Tournament semifinals
Lauri Markkanen scored 29 points, Allonzo Trier added 20 and No. 7 Arizona shot its way past No. 3 UCLA 86-75 Friday night in the Pac-12 Tournament semifinals.
Thu., March 9, 2017, 11:03 p.m.
Third-ranked UCLA holds off USC to move to Pac-12 men’s semifinals
Isaac Hamilton scored 22 points and No. 3 UCLA overcame an uneven performance by Lonzo Ball while holding off rival Southern California 76-74 on Thursday night in the Pac-12 quarterfinals.
Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 6:32 p.m.
UCLA scores early in taking a 5-4 baseball victory over Gonzaga
UCLA scored four runs in the second inning and added another in the third which the Bruins rode to a 5-4 victory over Gonzaga on Sunday in Los Angeles.
Sat., Feb. 25, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
No. 5 UCLA dominates offensive boards to edge No. 4 Arizona
Thomas Welsh scored 12 of his 14 points in the second half and No. 5 UCLA dominated the offensive boards to beat No. 4 Arizona 77-72 in a Pac-12 showdown …
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 9:40 p.m.
Arizona, UCLA win to set up Pac-12 showdown on Saturday
Allonzo Trier scored a season-high 25 points, including four 3-pointers, and No. 4 Arizona beat USC 90-77 on Thursday night in Tucson, Arizona, to stay alone atop the Pac-12 and …
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 9:05 p.m.
No. 10 UCLA rallies to beat No. 5 Oregon 82-79 after trailing by 19
Aaron Holiday gave UCLA its first lead on a 3-pointer with 4 minutes remaining in the game and the 10th-ranked Bruins rallied from a 19-point first-half deficit to beat No. …
Sun., Jan. 8, 2017, 9:52 p.m.
California knocks off No. 25 USC, thanks to Rabb
Ivan Rabb scored 17 points, including the go-ahead free throws with five seconds left, and had a key block at the buzzer to lift California to a 74-73 victory over …
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 10:05 p.m.
No. 11 UCLA upsets top-ranked Kentucky 97-92
Isaac Hamilton scored 19 points, T.J. Leaf had 17 with 13 rebounds and No. 11 UCLA shot 53 percent to beat No. 1 Kentucky 97-92 on Saturday for its second …
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016, 11:50 p.m.
John Blanchette: Lets not get ahead of ourselves, Cougs still have a lot to learn before Apple Cup
It’s been suggested we fast-forward this football runoff directly to the Apple Cup, given the early returns from Pac-12 precincts.
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016, 11:40 p.m.
Washington State takes messy win over UCLA, 27-21
In an unpleasant, grinder of a game, Washington State proved to be the team best equipped to execute its goals when things were not easy. On the heels of a …
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016, 11:33 p.m.
Key moments in WSU’s win over UCLA
First field goal WSU was given great field position on its second drive, and quickly got to the UCLA 19-yard line. But the Cougars failed to connect on three consecutive …
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016, 11:21 p.m.
WSU-UCLA: Players of the game
The offensive player of the game, defensive player of the game and game ball recipient from Saturday’s Washington State-UCLA game in Pullman, according to writer Jacob Thorpe.
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016, 11:13 p.m.
WSU 27, UCLA 21: How they scored
WSU 27, UCLA 14: How they scored
Fri., Oct. 14, 2016, 11:32 p.m.
Wet weather plays into WSU’s hands against UCLA
For all the game plans, film studies and other preparation that goes into each football game, the Washington State Cougars would have you believe that a weather report is not …
Thu., Oct. 13, 2016, 12:47 p.m.
Why Washington State will beat UCLA on Saturday
For the third consecutive week, Washington State (3-2, 2-0 Pac-12) will take on a program with prestige, a recent history of success, many highly ranked recruits, and not much else …