Ben Howland's future — the great unknown — approaches quickly. UCLA's basketball coach has a contract that runs through 2015 but has received no indication from his bosses about what his team must accomplish for him to stay on the job. Is reaching a regional enough? To get to the Sweet 16, the Bruins would have to beat Minnesota on Friday in Austin, Texas, and then probably an old nemesis, 14th-ranked Florida, on Sunday.
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