1. 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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  2. UCLA's 10 Toughest Games This Season

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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. UCLA Basketball Season Preview Part 3: Scouting the Opposition

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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. UCLA Set to Host Dribble for the Cure This Sunday

    LOS ANGELES - UCLA's seventh annual Dribble for the Cure event, aimed to raise funds and awareness in the fight against pediatric cancer, will take place on campus Sunday, Oct. 26....

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  16. Powell Returns for a Big Senior Season, Jaylen Brown and More

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  17. Alford Talks to Media Before Start of 2014-15 Season

    UCLA head coach Steve Alford talked to the media on Tuesday to preview his second season, touching on how the Bruins' depth has tilted to the frontcourt, his impressions of the freshmen, ...

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  18. Hamilton Talks About His Expectations for Role at UCLA

    UCLA guard Isaac Hamilton sat out his freshman season after breaking the NLI he signed with UTEP. He talked about being sidelined for his first year, sharing point guard duties with ...

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  19. UCLA Basketball Starts Practice and Talks to Media

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  20. UCLA Still Unable to Practice at Pauley Pavilion

    LOS ANGELES -- UCLA's men's basketball team has yet to practice in Pauley Pavilion, more than 2½ months after the historic arena was flooded by a water main break near campus...

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  21. Happy Birthday to Coach John Wooden

    There is a lot of heartache, frustrations and agony in the world of major UCLA revenue sports right now. If all that is getting you done - take a few mins to put them all aside - and wish Coach a Happy Birthday...

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  22. Kobe Paras: Video Highlights for UCLA Recruit

    The UCLA Bruins have already secured a commitment from prized Filipino basketball recruit Kobe Paras for their 2016 class...

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  23. PARAS COMMITS to UCLA

    UCLA added another 2016 pledge on Saturday. Kobe Paras, of Los Angeles (Calif.) Cathedral, committed to the Bruins...

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  24. 2016 Filipino Stud Paras Commits to Bruins

    Proud father Benjie Paras informed us that his 17-year-old son Kobe Paras has decided to commit his collegiate playing career in the US to the famed University of California in Los Angeles, better known as UCLA...

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  25. Philippino Stud Paras Commits to Bruins

    Proud father Benjie Paras informed us that his 17-year-old son Kobe Paras has decided to commit his collegiate playing career in the US to the famed University of California in Los Angeles, better known as UCLA...

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