Stories tagged: UCLA
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 7:48 a.m.
Trump calls father of freed UCLA player an ‘ungrateful fool’
President Donald Trump has started off his first day of Thanksgiving vacation by resuming his taunts of the father of a UCLA basketball player detained for shoplifting in China. In …
Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 6:06 p.m.
UCLA fires football coach Jim Mora late in 6th season
Jim Mora’s tenure at UCLA began with three years of enormous promise. It ended with the school abruptly firing the coach late in his sixth season – and on his …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 12:37 p.m.
Trump says he should have left UCLA players in Chinese jail
President Donald Trump says he should have left three UCLA basketball players accused of shoplifting in China in jail.
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 11:22 p.m.
3 UCLA basketball players suspended after theft in China
Three UCLA basketball players detained for shoplifting at three high-end stores in China publicly apologized Wednesday before coach Steve Alford announced they were being suspended indefinitely.
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 9:13 a.m.
Trump asks whether UCLA players will thank him for release
President Donald Trump is asking whether three UCLA basketball players will thank him after they were released from detention in China. Trump said he raised their case with China’s president …
Tue., Nov. 14, 2017, 12:46 p.m.
Three UCLA players return to U.S. after China shoplifting incident
Three UCLA basketball players detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting are on a plane back to Los Angeles.
Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 5:48 p.m.
No. 12 Washington’s secondary faces test in Rosen, UCLA
Chris Petersen has nothing but the highest compliments for UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 6:42 p.m.
One-fifth of Americans find workplace hostile or threatening
An in-depth study of 3,066 U.S. workers by the Rand Corp., Harvard Medical School and the University of California, Los Angeles, has found the American workplace is grueling, stressful and …
Wed., June 7, 2017, 4:40 p.m.
2018 point guard Brandon Williams picks Arizona over Gonzaga, other schools
Brandon Williams, a standout point guard in the 2018 class, had Gonzaga in his top five, but it seemed clear that Arizona was at the top of his list.
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 6:22 p.m.
UCLA’s Ball voted AP Pac-12 player of the year
UCLA freshman Lonzo Ball has been named player and newcomer of the year, while Arizona coach Sean Miller has been named coach of the year on the All-Pac-12 Conference men’s …
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Gonzaga slides to No. 4 in both major polls
Gonzaga dropped to No. 4 in both major polls, ending a
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 9:39 p.m.
Pac-12: Sixth-ranked UCLA steamrolls USC to remain perfect in February
Bryce Alford scored 26 points, including 10 straight in the second half, and No. 6 UCLA beat Southern California 102-70 on Saturday night in Los Angeles, snapping a four-game skid …
Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 10:25 p.m.
USC upsets No. 8 UCLA
Shaqquan Aaron scored a career-high 23 points, and Southern California matched its season best with 14 3-pointers in an 84-76 upset of No. 8 UCLA on Wednesday night.
Sun., Jan. 22, 2017, 10:02 p.m.
UCLA’s loss should benefit Zags’ pursuit of top seed
Selection Sunday is 50 days away. Chatter about bracket projections and seeding started picking up volume after the college football season ran its course. College basketball will occupy center stage …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 11:20 p.m.
Pac-12 roundup: Isaac Hamilton scores 33, hits nine 3-pointers and UCLA tops Arizona State
Isaac Hamilton scored 33 points, hitting a career-high nine 3-pointers, and No. 3 UCLA routed Arizona State 102-80 on Thursday night to improve to 11-0 at home.
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017, 9:08 p.m.
Freshman Chanelle Molina leads Washington State women over No. 9 UCLA
Freshman Chanelle Molina could feel the confidence growing as Washington State hung with No. 9 UCLA on Friday night.
Mon., Nov. 7, 2016, 5:36 p.m.
UCLA QB Josh Rosen undergoes surgery on right shoulder
UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen underwent surgery Monday morning on his right shoulder for a soft tissue injury.
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 9:59 p.m.
No. 21 Colorado defeats UCLA in Pac-12 play
Isaiah Oliver returned a punt 68 yards for a score with 5 minutes, 27 seconds remaining and No. 21 Colorado overcame eight personal-foul penalties to beat UCLA 20-10 on Thursday …
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016, 7:15 p.m.
Fred Slaughter, who led UCLA to first NCAA hoops title, dies at 74
Fred Slaughter, who helped UCLA win its first NCAA basketball championship as a senior under coach John Wooden in 1964, has died. He was 74.
Fri., Sept. 30, 2016, 7:29 p.m.
Oh my! Dick Enberg in final innings of long career
Dick Enberg spent many Midwestern nights and Saturday afternoons listening to baseball and football broadcasts on the radio. As soon as he could, he got behind a microphone himself.
Wed., June 29, 2016, 8:29 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep’s Roy just misses spot in 200-meter breaststroke finals
Daniel Roy, 16, of Gonzaga Prep, finished in sixth place Wednesday in the 200-meter breaststroke semifinals at the U.S. Olympic Trials in Omaha, Nebraska. Roy missed a spot in Thursday’s …
Mon., June 27, 2016, 8:06 p.m.
Schanz, Nicholls fail to advance at swimming trials
Emma Schanz (Colville-UCLA) finished 62nd in the 100-meter backstroke at the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials in Omaha, Nebraska, on Monday with a time of 1 minute, 2.90 seconds.
Sat., June 4, 2016, 7:44 p.m.
Quick action by professor kept UCLA gunman from escaping
LOS ANGELES – UCLA professor Ajit Mal was in his office Wednesday getting ready to teach his 10 a.m. engineering class when he heard two pops. He came out of …
UPDATED: Thu., June 2, 2016, 2:14 p.m.
UCLA shooter’s ‘kill list’ had dead Minnesota woman, 2 profs
The Los Angeles police chief says the man who carried out a murder-suicide at UCLA left a “kill list” at his Minnesota home that led authorities to find a woman’s …
Wed., June 1, 2016, 5:20 p.m.
During UCLA shooting, students struggled with unlocked doors
In the minutes after a fatal shooting at a UCLA engineering building, panicked students seeking a safe place to hide used belts, cords and other items to try to secure …
Sat., May 28, 2016, 10:37 a.m.
Bill Plaschke: Apparel deal is big for UCLA, but not for athletes
The center photograph celebrating UCLA’s record $280-million shoe and apparel deal with Under Armour on Tuesday was poignantly missing someone.
Sat., May 7, 2016, 12:27 p.m.
Ailene Voisin: Bill Walton still trucking, healthy
Big men and bad feet go together like, well, Lennon and McCartney. The list of NBA centers who retired prematurely or spent time on the disabled list because of ankle …
Fri., April 29, 2016, 11:27 p.m.
LBs Myles Jack, Jaylon Smith go early in 2nd round of NFL draft
It was a long wait and a soft landing for Myles Jack and Jaylon Smith.
Wed., March 2, 2016, 10:16 p.m.
Pac-12 men: Oregon clinches at least share of title
Sun., Feb. 14, 2016, 8:34 p.m.
UCLA runs away from Arizona State for 78-65 victory
TEMPE, Ariz. – A disappointing loss two nights earlier could have weighed on UCLA’s players. The potential for a season-long, three-game losing streak certainly might have, too. Instead of wilting …