1. VIDEO: Steve Alford Talks About UCLA's Win over Coastal Carolina

    UCLA head coach Steve Alford talked about the Bruins' 84-71 win over Coastal Carolina on Sunday night, and explained why the team's offense went “stagnant” in the last 10 minutes of the first half...

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  2. UCLA Pulls Away in 2nd Half to Beat Coastal 84-71

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  3. UCLA Claim 17th-Straight Win on Opening Night

    Norman Powell led six players in double figures with 25 points and UCLA routed Montana State 133-78 Friday night, giving Bruins coach Steve Alford a victory in season openers for each of the last 17 years...

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  4. UCLA Routs Montana State to Open Season

    LOS ANGELES -- Norman Powell led six players in double figures with 25 points and UCLA routed Montana State 133-78 Friday night, giving Bruins coach Steve Alford a victory in season openers for each of the last 17 years...

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  5. UCLA v. MTST Basketball Preview: Really a Preview for the UCLA Bench

    UCLA starting five is set but the competition for bench minutes is wide open. Tonight's contest against a weak Big Sky team is a great opportunity for the UCLA bench.....

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  6. Inexperienced UCLA Men's Basketball Squad Fine-Tunes Identity

    UCLA is a team that is, admittedly, under construction. It's a team filled with new faces, without an identity.....

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  7. National Signing Day: UCLA Inks Aaron Holiday and Prince Ali

    If you did not know, yesterday was the first day of the early signing period for the 2015 class and UCLA basketball has secured the commitments from both Aaron Holiday and Prince Ali...

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  8. Bryce Alford a UCLA Basketball Lightning Rod and Key to 2014-15

    This Friday the 2014-15 UCLA Basketball season starts and it may be a historic one, for the wrong reason.....

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  9. UCLA Has a Secret Scrimmage with UNLV, Win 101-60

    UCLA Basketball (secretly) had another practice run for their up-coming season which starts on Friday against Montana State...

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  10. UCLA Basketball Looks to Improve Their Game on the Boards

    The one thing UCLA basketball will look to improve more than anything this year are rebounds and it looks like this season might not disappoint.....

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  11. UCLA Basketball: Complete Roster, Season Preview for 2014-15 Bruins

    After a successful first year at UCLA, head coach Steve Alford will have to rely on a lot of youth to keep the momentum into the 2014-15 season. Between graduations and the NBA draft, the Bruins return just 33...

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  12. Quietness on Defense Persists in Men's Basketball's Exhibition Game

    In its exhibition game Friday, UCLA men's basketball held Azusa Pacific to 53 points on 24 percent shooting with eight steals in its 80-53 win.....

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  13. UCLA's 10 Toughest Games This Season

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  14. UCLA's Most Important Player: Isaac Hamilton

    The offseason in Westwood could have gone better — much better. The Bruins knew they were going to be woefully thin in the backcourt, and head coach Steve Alford was never going ...

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  15. Bryce Alford, Version 2.0

    Bryce Alford is getting his second chance to show what he can do for UCLA basketball. After a decent freshman year serving as a back-up point guard to Kyle Anderson, Alford had to learn how things are done in Division I basketball in a hurry...

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  16. Bruins Talk About 80-53 Exhibition Win over Azusa Pacific

    Senior guard Norman Powell, junior center Tony Parker (3:12) and freshman forward Kevon Looney (5:13) talk about UCLA's 80-53 exhibition win over Azusa Pacific. Powell led the team with 21 points, while Parker and Looney each had double-doubles...

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  17. Alford Talks About UCLA's 80-53 Exhibition Win

    UCLA head coach Steve Alford talked about the Bruins' 80-53 exhibition win over Azusa Pacific, attributing the team's slow first half to youth and first-game jitters.....

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  18. UCLA Basketball Season Preview Part 3: Scouting the Opposition

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  19. The Personnel, Offense, Defense and the Intangibles

    In Part 2 of our 2014-15 UCLA Hoops preview we look at the Bruin players, the likely offensive and defensive strategies, the other factors besides the X's and O's, and we'll sum up the questions and keys to the season...

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  20. UCLA Basketball: Season Preview Part 1: 6 Big Questions

    Chris has taken over as basketball lead for Bruinsnation and DCBruins is happy to pass the mantle on to Chris with his sympathies. Although we hope for the best, there are a lot of questions even for the beginning of the season...

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  21. Men's Basketball Freshman Kevon Looney Displays Flexibility on Court

    The UCLA men's basketball team held its first open practice Wednesday at Pauley Pavilion since the flood in late July severely damaged the arena, leading to a number of renovations, including a brand new court...

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  22. Goloman Talks About Adjusting to Los Angeles

    A year ago, Gyorgy Goloman had yet to play in a U.S. high school game. Now the 6-foot-10 Hungarian native is practicing with the UCLA men's basketball team, hoping for a spot in a crowded frontcourt rotation...

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  23. Previewing the UCLA Bruins Front Court

    In our last piece, we previewed the Bruin's backcourt and gave insight into the young, yet talented foursome that will lead the Bruins this season. In this piece we will look at the big men down low as we preview the UCLA Bruins front court...

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  24. After O'Bannon Ruling, Figuring out What's Next

    CHICAGO — During the question-and-answer portion of a speech at a downtown restaurant here Monday afternoon, Mark Emmert, the president of the N.C.A.A., was asked about amateurism...

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  25. UCLA Basketball Needs to Put on a Midnight Madness Preseason Event

    UCLA basketball is the most decorated and most storied program with the most legendary players, coaches and arena in college basketball, so why the heck are they not acting like it? ...

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