January 28, 2013 |
UCLA forward Travis Wear ran and shot Monday, but is still going through the concussion protocol. His availability for the Bruins' game against USC on Wednesday remains unclear. Wear, a 6-foot-10 junior, suffered a concussion in the first half of UCLA's victory against Arizona on Thursday. He sat out the loss to Arizona State on Saturday, leaving the Bruins with only seven scholarship players. Wear is UCLA's third leading scorer, averaging 12.2 points per game. ALSO: Ravens safety is waiting for an on-field death Jon Gruden rumors: Is he going to the Dallas Cowboys ?
June 27, 2013 |
UCLA's baseball team has had its first national championship only for a full day, but starting pitcher Nick Vander Tuig already caught Coach John Savage looking at his recrutiting list on the trip to Westwood. That's the life of a college coach, always preparing for what's next. But Savage might give a moment or two to relish the moment. "My mind's really only on the celebration we are going to have," Savage said with a smirk. PHOTOS: UCLA wins College World Series Savage was referring to the College World Series celebration the Bruins will hold Thursday at 2 p.m. at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
March 13, 2012 |
Ben Howland will remain UCLA's basketball coach, UCLA Athletic Director Dan Guerrero announced Tuesday. In a prepared statement, Guerrero said that he and Howland had “several discussions” after the volatile season. Guard Jerime Anderson was arrested for misdemeanor theft in August, Reeves Nelson, the Bruins' top player, was dismissed from the team in December and a Sports Illustrated story portrayed Howland as having lost control of his team. “Ben understands full well that the management and oversight of the program needs improvement,” Guerrero said.
September 20, 2012 |
It's all in the cards. UCLA will experiment with placards, featuring random photographs, to signal plays and formations. Oregon pioneered the technique. “If it can help us with our substitution, speed up our operation on offense, then we're going to do it,” Bruins Coach Jim Mora said. Mora added that there have not been problems in that area, but “we're trying to get better.” UCLA fans can look for cards this week that have, among other things, Eric Cartman from “South Park,” former Bruins Maurice Jones-Drew and Troy Aikman, the In-N-Out Burger logo and a banana.
August 8, 2013 |
Quarterback Brett Hundley is still building his legacy at UCLA. The Bruins, though, look like they have their next guy. Freshman Asiantii Woulard already has the look of an heir. Woulard, from Winter Park, Fla., a late pickup in recruiting, had a second strong day Thursday, though Coach Jim Mora was cautious. "He's swimming," Mora said. "He's swimming mentally. " Maybe others should take a dip in that pool. Woulard has demonstrated both arm strength and touch the first two days.
December 30, 2010
UCLA next vs. Washington, Friday at Pauley Pavilion, 1 p.m., Prime Ticket ? UCLA has won four consecutive games at home against the Huskies, the media's preseason pick to win the Pacific 10 Conference. One key statistic to track will be rebounding; Washington was outrebounded in each of its first three losses and will be confronted by one of the Pac-10's best frontcourts in Reeves Nelson and Joshua Smith.
February 5, 2013 |
A list of 2013 high school seniors being recruited for football by UCLA: Already enrolled Eldridge Massington; WR; 6-3; 205; Mesquite (Texas) West HS Verbally committed Darren Andrews; WR; 5-10; 175; La Puente Bishop Amat HS Caleb Benenoch; OL; 6-5; 321; Katy (Texas) Seven Lakes HS Jayon Brown; LB; 6-1; 195; Long Beach Poly HS Kenneth Clark; DT; 6-2; 275; Rialto Carter HS Sean Covington; PK; 6-1; 190; St. Petersburg (Fla.) HS Thomas Duarte; WR; 6-3; 225; Santa Ana Mater Dei HS Tyler Foreman; DB; 6-2; 190; Encino Crespi HS Tahaan Goodman; DB; 6-2; 185; Rancho Cucamonga HS Deon Hollins Jr.; LB; 6-2; 225; Missouri City (Texas)
January 27, 2011
UCLA TONIGHT AT ARIZONA Where: McKale Center, Tucson, Ariz. When: 6 p.m. PST. On the air: TV: ESPN2. Radio: 570. Records: UCLA 13-6 overall, 5-2 Pac-10; Arizona 16-4, 5-2. Update: Derrick Williams isn't the only Wildcat the Bruins are worried about containing. Junior guard Kyle Fogg scorched UCLA for a career-high 25 points the first time the teams played last year and then topped that with a career-high 26 points when they met in Tucson.
November 17, 2009
UCLA schedule Friday CS Bakersfield, 7:30 p.m. Monday Pepperdine, 8 p.m. Nov. 26 #Portland at Anaheim, 8 p.m. Nov. 27 #Butler/Minnesota at Anaheim, TBA Nov. 29 #TBA at Anaheim, TBA Dec. 6 Kansas, 2:30 p.m. Dec. 12 %Mississippi State at Honda Center, 1:30 p.m. Dec. 15 New Mexico St., 7:30 p.m. Dec. 19 at Notre Dame, 11 a.m. Dec. 22 Colorado State, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 27 Delaware State, 1 p.m. ...
January 21, 2011
UCLA next vs. Stanford, Saturday at Pauley Pavilion, 11 a.m., Channel 2 ? The Cardinal has been one of the early surprises of Pacific 10 Conference play, beating Washington at home and winning three of its first five games. But Stanford had lost three of its four road games ? including defeats at Butler and Oklahoma State ? before also falling to USC on Thursday night. ? Ben Bolch