Stories tagged: UCLA
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 …
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016, 9:49 p.m.
Women’s basketball: UCLA pulls away late, tops Cougars
Monique Billings scored half of her 16 points in the fourth quarter and No. 14 UCLA pulled away from Washington State for a 73-61 victory on Friday night in a …
Sat., Jan. 23, 2016, 11:05 p.m.
Mathews, Cal stun No. 12 Arizona
Gabe York dribbled off his foot, then drove to the basket and missed a contested shot in the waning seconds, and California held on behind Jordan Mathews to beat No. …
Sat., Jan. 16, 2016, 9:14 p.m.
Hamilton brothers make marks on opposite coasts
Isaac and Daniel Hamilton grew up in Los Angeles playing basketball as a contact sport.
Thu., Jan. 7, 2016, 9:51 p.m.
UCLA stuns Arizona with dramatic 3-pointer
Bryce Alford hit a 3-pointer with 1.8 seconds left, lifting UCLA to an 87-84 victory over No. 7 Arizona on Thursday night for the Bruins’ first Pac-12 win after opening …
Fri., Dec. 11, 2015, 5:13 p.m.
Gonzaga facing UCLA team on the rise
Fortunes can swing in a hurry in college basketball. For example: How different would the outlook be if Gonzaga and UCLA met, say, just 12 days ago?
Mon., Nov. 9, 2015, 7:58 p.m.
First Look: Washington State at UCLA
WSU visits UCLA on Saturday
Fri., Oct. 9, 2015, 10:49 p.m.
Former UCLA, NBA player Dave Meyers dies at 62
LOS ANGELES – Dave Meyers, the star forward who led UCLA to the 1975 NCAA basketball championship as the lone senior in coach John Wooden’s final season and later played …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 6, 2015, 2:27 p.m.
UCLA’s injured LB Myles Jack drops out, heads to NFL
Injured UCLA linebacker Myles Jack has dropped out of school, and he plans to enter the NFL draft next year.
Wed., Sept. 9, 2015
WSU coach Leach explains stance on New Jersey prep football players
PULLMAN – An old skirmish began anew on Tuesday when some New Jersey media members ambushed Mike Leach on the weekly Pac-12 coaches teleconference to press him about comments he …
Fri., Aug. 14, 2015
In brief: No surprise! Serena Williams advances in Rogers Cup in Toronto.
TENNIS: Top-ranked Serena Williams advanced to the Rogers Cup quarterfinals Thursday night, beating 16th-seeded Andrea Petkovic of Germany 6-3, 6-2 in Toronto. “I think I served better,” Williams said. “It …
Sun., Aug. 9, 2015
Qasim Hatem immersed himself in Islam after stellar football career
A former Spokane football player, who once was powerless to stop Washington Husky fans from mobbing him after games, now works to help empower Muslim children in a culture that …
Tue., May 26, 2015
UCLA No. 1 seed in NCAA baseball tournament for first time
OMAHA, Neb. – UCLA’s dominance in the Pac-12 this spring impressed the Division I Baseball Committee so much that on Monday the Bruins were awarded their first No. 1 national …
Sat., March 28, 2015
Party like it’s 1999: Gonzaga reaches Elite Eight
HOUSTON – Gonzaga assistant coach Tommy Lloyd was visiting with Domantas Sabonis in the locker room, reflecting on Przemek Karnowski’s two behind-the-back passes. “Those were right out your dad’s book,” …
Wed., March 25, 2015
Gonzaga’s Sweet 16 loss to UCLA in 2006 back in spotlight
About 30 minutes after Gonzaga thumped Iowa at KeyArena, televisions inside the media room tuned into NCAA tournament coverage weren’t showing highlights of the Zags’ victory. They were showing highlights …
Thu., Feb. 26, 2015
Four corners: Washington State Cougars
Coming up: Sunday, WSU at UCLA, 6:30 p.m. (FOX Sports 1) Outlook: While UCLA will doubtlessly be favored over Washington State at home, the Cougars are forming a habit of …
Sat., Jan. 3, 2015
UCLA hangs on to defeat Kansas State
SAN ANTONIO – Even with a 31-6 halftime lead, UCLA coach Jim Mora knew the Bruins had a lot of work to do to finish off Kansas State in the …
Sun., Dec. 21, 2014
No. 1 Kentucky deals UCLA lopsided loss
College basketball: Devin Booker had 19 points, and No. 1 Kentucky scored the game’s first 24 points in an 83-44 victory over UCLA on Saturday in Chicago. Aaron Harrison added …
Sun., Dec. 14, 2014
Gonzaga’s big men do the heavy lifting in 87-74 men’s basketball victory at UCLA
LOS ANGELES – Gonzaga’s guards entered the season regarded among the best in college basketball. The frontcourt is making a strong in-season push for some recognition. Gonzaga’s frontcourt dominated for …
Sat., Dec. 13, 2014
Zags’ tough schedule continues to highlight supreme venues
LOS ANGELES – Gonzaga has its customary slate of quality nonconference games, but that’s surpassed by something else this season: the venues. The Zags’ last three road trips have been …
Fri., Dec. 12, 2014, 4:24 p.m.
Another ‘pretty cool’ venue for Zags
Gonzaga has its customary slate of quality non-conference games but they’re surpassed by something else this season: The venues.
Sat., Nov. 29, 2014
Hogan leads Stanford’s 31-10 upset of No. 9 UCLA
PASADENA, Calif. – When Kevin Hogan led Stanford onto the hallowed Rose Bowl turf for the fourth time in three years, the quarterback realized the stakes were a whole lot …
Sun., Nov. 23, 2014
UCLA’s Hundley perfect 3-0 against rival USC
PASADENA, Calif. – Brett Hundley passed for 326 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for another score, leading No. 11 UCLA past No. 24 Southern California 38-20 on Saturday night …
Sat., Nov. 22, 2014
UCLA quarterback Hundley has big role in battle for L.A.
LOS ANGELES – Terry Donahue was part of 28 UCLA-USC football games, as a player, assistant coach and head coach for the Bruins. That hands-on experience led him to one …
Sun., Oct. 26, 2014
UCLA wins in 2OT after blowing lead in fourth quarter
BOULDER, Colo. – The winning play wasn’t actually designed for Brett Hundley to run with the ball. Try telling him that in the huddle, though.
Sun., Oct. 12, 2014
Oregon rebounds from last week’s defeat with decisive win over UCLA
PASADENA, Calif. – One snap after Oregon’s defense recovered Brett Hundley’s fumble deep in UCLA territory, Marcus Mariota found an edge and scampered around it, diving for the Ducks’ first …
Fri., Sept. 26, 2014
Bruins roll past ASU
Ishmael Adams returned a kickoff 100 yards for a touchdown and an interception 95 yards for another score, sparking No. 11 UCLA’s 62-27 trouncing of No. 15 Arizona State in …
Wed., Sept. 17, 2014
Another Black Friday Apple Cup slated for 2015
PULLMAN – Washington State will only play one weekday football game next season, two fewer than 2014. But the Cougars’ only non-Saturday game in 2015 is another Black Friday Apple …
Thu., July 17, 2014
Eastern picks up Arizona State transfer cornerback Rashad Wadood
Arizona State’s loss is Eastern Washington’s gain as the Eagles picked up another Pac-12 transfer who is expected to immediately help out at cornerback after both starters from last year …
Sun., March 16, 2014
UCLA holds off Arizona for Pac-12 tourney title
LAS VEGAS – UCLA went into the season with the uncertainty that comes with a new coach. The Bruins suffered their share of setbacks, a notable one just a week …