1. 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...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 20 reads 0 comments

  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Powell Returns for a Big Senior Season, Jaylen Brown and More

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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. UCLA Basketball Starts Practice and Talks to Media

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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. UCLA Gives Alford to 1-Year Extension

    LOS ANGELES – UCLA has signed head men's basketball coach Steve Alford to a one-year contract extension through the 2020-21 season, it was announced today by Director of Athletics Dan Guerrero...

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  16. UCLA Guard Alex Redmond and Linebacker Kenny Orjioke Miss Practice

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  17. UCLA Makes Big Changes to Its Student Section

    UCLA's Pauley Pavilion -- which, in case you forgot, was temporarily drenched after a water line busted and soaked the lower level of the building in late July -- is looking to increase its home-court intimidation factor...

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  18. UCLA Basketball: Breaking Down the Bruins' Nonconference Schedule

    Now that UCLA has released its official schedule for the 2014-15 season, it’s time to unleash the analysis and predictions. On par with past seasons, the Bruins’ nonconference slate doesn’t feature very many challenges early on...

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  19. Report: Octeus Denied Admission to UCLA

    Former CSU point guard Jon Octeus has been denied admission to UCLA, a source close to the situation told the Coloradoan.....

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  20. Check out UCLA's Pac-12 Tournament Champion Rings

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  21. Pauley Pavilion Court to Be Ready in Early October

    Pauley Pavilion is expected to be ready for use by Oct. 10, as the installation of the basketball court continues daily.....

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  22. UCLA Basketball, a Force to Be Reckoned with

    UCLA basketball will have a completely different look next season. Off-season changes have both added and subtracted to the roster and in turn, the structure of the team...

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  23. Ghosts of NCAA Dunk Past: Baron Davis for UCLA

    It's said that life is not about the end result, but the journey to get there. For Baron Davis, the 1998-1999 season was journey of recovery, struggle and triumph.....

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  24. 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...

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

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