1. UCLA Basketball -- Recruiting Strategy: Analysis and Poll

    recently wrote two posts on recruiting, here and here, and they resulted in an interesting discussion on recruiting strategy; namely the six-year-old issue of local versus national recruiting...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 9 reads 0 comments

  2. Bruins Hoops Bites: Recruiting Updates -- Bruins Get Defensive

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 1,073 reads 0 comments

  3. The Impact of the Four UCLA Bruin Basketball Freshmen

    The UCLA Bruin basketball team lost a ton of production from last season to the NBA and graduation, which was discussed in a previous analysis of the basketball team, and replacing all of that talent will not be easy...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 596 reads 0 comments

  4. UCLA Alumnus Unveils Learning Center as Gift to Former School

    Baron Davis glanced out onto the playground from the window of Room 51 at South Park Elementary in Florence-Graham, Calif.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 7 reads 0 comments

  5. I'm Excited to See: Wooden Award Race

    Last season began with a variety of contenders for the Wooden Award, one of college basketball's honors for national player of the year. But Doug McDermott seized the lead early and maintained it for the bulk of the season...

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  6. AdamZagoria: Former UConn Commit Prince ...

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  7. Analyzing the UCLA Bruins' Basketball Roster

    The UCLA Bruins basketball team enjoyed a successful 2013-2014 season by winning the Pac-12 tournament championship and advancing to the Sweet 16 in the NCAA Tournament.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 1,676 reads 0 comments

  8. UCLA Basketball: Expectations for the Bruins' Incoming 2014-15 Class

    While the floors of Pauley Pavilion are ripped out and replaced with a state-of-the-art court after damage from a burst water main destroyed the court UCLA played on last season, the Bruins are in a reconstructive phase of their own...

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  9. 'No Contingency Plan' for Pauley Pavilion

    Hours after workers scrambled to clear out standing water in UCLA's Pauley Pavilion, the school's athletic director, Dan Guerrero, met with insurance adjusters to assess the damages caused by Tuesday evening's water main break on Sunset Boulevard...

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  10. Video: Floods Sweep Through Athletic Center

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  11. Massive Water Main Break Floods Sunset Boulevard, UCLA Campus

    massive water line break sent a geyser shooting 20 to 30 feet into the air and turned busy Sunset Boulevard into a raging river that roared down the thoroughfare and flooded the nearby UCLA campus...

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  12. Image: Massive Flood Invades Pauley Pavilion

    A massive water main break inundated Sunset Boulevard near UCLA Tuesday afternoon, stranding cars, a bus and drivers in several feet of swiftly rising water and mud...

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  13. UCLA Announces Schedule for 2014-15 Men's Basketball Season

    LOS ANGELES – The UCLA men's basketball team will play 17 regular-season home games and one exhibition game in Pauley Pavilion next season, including a non-conference meeting against Gonzaga and nine games against Pac-12 Conference opponents...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 6 months ago 247 reads 0 comments

  14. Steve Alford Quickly Turning the Tide for UCLA Basketball

    LAS VEGAS — Multiple times each week, the Varsity Club meets in the Pauley Pavilion weight room. Some days it’s a cardio workout on the treadmill or stationary bike...

    Jason King Written by Jason King about 6 months ago 21,579 reads 24 comments

  15. UCLA Basketball: Fun Poll: Vote on the 2014-15 Starting Lineup

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 15 reads 0 comments

  16. Bruin Bites: NBA Summer League Update

    David Wear shines for Chicago, Zach LaVine and Shabazz Muhammad starting for Minnesota, Kyle Anderson getting tough assignments, and more.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 471 reads 0 comments

  17. Head Injuries Prompt UCLA's Lauren Holiday to Retire from Basketball

    Lauren Holiday has played her last college basketball game. A series of head injuries has prompted the guard from Calabasas to retire, UCLA announced Tuesday.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 18 reads 0 comments

  18. Muhammad, LaVine and Anderson in the NBA Las Vegas Summer League

    Three Bruins played in the Las Vegas edition of the 2014 NBA Summer League this past weekend, and almost-forgotten Shabazz Muhammad was the big surprise. He scored 27 points for Minnesota in a loss to Dallas, 93-85, on Saturday...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 160 reads 0 comments

  19. Former UCLA Standout Kevin Love Named to USA Training Camp Roster

    Former UCLA standout Kevin Love has been selected as one of 19 players to the 2014 Men's National Team Training Camp Roster, as announced Monday by USA Basketball.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 56 reads 0 comments

  20. UCLA Basketball: Alford Told Octeus He Will Start?

    When I last posted about graduate tranfer Jon Octeus, I said that I was really scratching my head over this one. Octeus was leaving a good situation at Colorado State to perhaps sit behind Powell, Hamilton and the coach's son, Bryce Alford...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 366 reads 0 comments

  21. Jon Octeus Sets the Record Straight on Leaving CSU for UCLA

    Jon Octeus knows exactly how it looks. He was the leader of the CSU basketball team. He was coach Larry Eustachy's first recruit. He was going to be a star on a team set to contend for the Mountain West championship...

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  22. Bruin Hoops Bites: Jordan Adams Shines in the NBA Summer League

    Watching the NBA Orlando Summer League game between Memphis and OKC, you notice two things about Jordan Adams: he's short and slow for a two guard...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 15 reads 0 comments

  23. UCLA Basketball: Ranking Bruins' Best Dunkers from the Past Decade

    Dunkers and basketball players are two different things. Dunkers dazzle because they launch defiantly from terra firma and undertake intricate tasks airborne that cause land lubbers to envy their great gift of wingless flight...

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  24. 3-Point Shot: Will Doug Wojcik Recruit?

    Andy Katz discusses College of Charleston coach Doug Wojcik's status in recruiting, what UCLA coach Steve Alford needs from son Bryce, and Illinois' offseason training.....

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  25. UCLA Basketball: Darren Collison In-depth

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