1. UCLA Basketball: Re-Examining Bryce Alford

    One of the dominant story-lines headed into the 2013-14 UCLA hoops season revolved around its point guard, in that the Bruins appeared to be without one.....

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  2. Get Out and Support Your Squad, Bruin Fans!

    This was going to be a piece about the lack of support at UCLA Men's Basketball games, but it has since evolved into the more uppity piece you are about to read...

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  3. UCLA's Zach LaVine Flying Up Draft Boards

    For all the talk about Jabari Parker's talent and Kyle Anderson's homecoming entering Thursday's Duke-UCLA game at Madison Square Garden, nobody is flying up NBA Draft boards quite like UCLA freshman Zach LaVine...

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  4. UCLA Bruin Basketball Beats Weber St. 83-70, Lose to Pac-12 Network

    The UCLA Bruins continue their offensive-minded charge in the first year of the Steve Alford era as the Bruins won 83-60 against the Weber St. Wildcats. The contest was a good one for the Bruins…if you could see it...

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  5. UCLA 83, Weber State 60: Bruins Sleep Their Way Through Dull Win

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  6. Anderson Nets Career-High 23 Pts vs. Weber St.

    Kyle Anderson, w/ a career-high 23 points, has registered his 6th sixth double-double of the season (23 pts, 10 rbs). .....

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  7. UCLA Basketball: Biggest Takeaways Following Loss to Duke

    After coming into the game with high expectations, UCLA could not keep up with Duke in the second half and lost 80-63. The good news is that this defeat can be a learning experience going forward...

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  8. Ex-UCLA Coach Ben Howland Lost His Job, Not His Passion for Basketball

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  9. UCLA Basketball: Are the Bruins Doomed for Another Mediocre Season?

    UCLA took on its second formidable opponent on Thursday night and suffered its second loss of the season. Facing No...

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  10. UCLA V. Duke Preview

    Duke is overrated. There I said it. This is a winnable game. In Vegas the line opened Duke was only a three point favorite. Duke lost to two good teams in Arizona and Kansas and it struggled with some bad teams where some weakness were exposed...

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  11. Is Zach LaVine a NBA First Round Draft Pick?

    It is not yet Christmas, conference play has not started and we are a long way from March Madness, yet that has not stopped certain folks from speculating what youngsters will make the leap to the NBA after this season...

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  12. Bruins' Basketball Success Seems Like Ancient Pyramid History

    Steve Alford opened his first news conference as UCLA basketball coach by saying taking the job was easy. "It goes back to four letters, U-C-L-A," Alford said. "I think if it is anywhere else, this is not a decision that would have been made...

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  13. UCLA Basketball: Front-Line Problems Must Be Overcome for NCAA Tournament

    If UCLA goes deep into the tournament this year, it will be because its multiple backcourt pieces rise to an elite level and in fleet-footed fashion protect the frontcourt, which is the team's soft underbelly...

    Mark Schipper Written by Mark Schipper about 4 months ago 551 reads 0 comments

  14. UCLA Basketball: How Bruins Stack Up Against Duke at Each Position

    The biggest game in UCLA's season is only a day away. After losing their first game of the 2013-14 season to Missouri two weeks ago, the Bruins have set their sights on redeeming and repositioning themselves as one of the nation's premier teams...

    Robert Pace Written by Robert Pace about 4 months ago 3,733 reads 1 comments

  15. Kyle Anderson Could Feel at Home When UCLA Plays at Madison Square Garden

    Kyle Anderson is headed home. Madison Square Garden, where the UCLA basketball team plays a nationally televised game Thursday night against eighth-ranked Duke, is less than a half-an-hour drive from his hometown of Fairview, N...

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  16. Thoughts on Alford's Answer to the Missouri Loss and Rebounding Problems

    Steve Alford came up with his answer to the Missouri loss; it was to start David and Travis Wear. I don't think that is the answer...

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  17. UCLA Basketball: Full Outlook for Bruins Before Start of Pac-12 Slate

    Through 10 games this season, UCLA has won nine and is third in the nation in scoring at 89.1 points per game. But at only midway through December and a matchup with No...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 4 months ago 897 reads 1 comments

  18. Fast Start Carries UCLA Past Prairie View, 95-71

    LOS ANGELES (AP) If the UCLA Bruins were looking for a team on which to take out their aggression after losing their first game of the season last week, they found it...

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  19. UCLA Basketball: Key Matchups in Showdown with Duke

    The UCLA basketball team is off to an impressive 8-1 start and is ranked No. 23 in the USA Today Coaches Poll, but those marks must be taken with a grain of salt...

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  20. Duke Basketball: How Blue Devils Match Up with UCLA at Each Position

    The Duke basketball team has already faced off against Kansas, Arizona and Michigan in nonconference play and still has one marquee test remaining in Madison Square Garden versus UCLA on Dec...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 6,303 reads 8 comments

  21. UCLA Basketball: Biggest Improvements Bruins Have Made in 2013-14

    Nine games into last season, UCLA was a conundrum. After tallying their third loss of the season to San Diego State the prior game, the 6-3 Bruins barely eked out a win over Texas ...

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  22. UCLA Basketball: Bruins' Best Situational Lineups in 2013-2014

    If you get to thinking about it, there are any number of super specialized lineups a basketball coach could devise for any situation he might encounter in a game...

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  23. COLLEGE BASKETBALL'S 25 BEST GIGS

    Yesterday, in the wake of whatever in the world is going on with Nick Saban and Texas right now, we took a look at the top 25 coaching jobs in college football...

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  24. The 2014-15 UCLA Basketball Bruins Depth Chart

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  25. No. 23 UCLA Returns to Action Versus Prairie View A&M

    LOS ANGELES – The No. 23 UCLA men's basketball team (8-1) returns to action against Prairie View A&M (2-7) on Saturday, Dec. 14, at 5 p.m. (PT)...

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