1. UCLA Basketball Toils in Mediocrity

    WESTWOOD—There's names like Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Bill Walton, and Reggie Miller of seasons long past. Then there's current stars, men like Kevin Love, Russell Westbrook, and Darren Collison...

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

  2. UCLA Basketball to Host Stanford on Thursday Evening

    LOS ANGELES - UCLA returns to action in Pauley Pavilion on Thursday evening (6 p.m., PT) against Stanford (10-3, 2-0 Pac-12), before hosting California on Sunday afternoon (4:30 p.m...

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

  3. Bragg Set to Announce

    The recruitment of Carlton Bragg is about to come to an end. The product of Cleveland (Ohio) Villa Angela-St. Joseph and Ohio Basketball Club is done with his college visits, and now the five-star prospect will choose his school...

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  4. UCLA Basketball's Must Win Alabama Game

    It is more than getting the bad taste of the Kentucky game out of their mouths. The game at Alabama this Sunday is a must win for UCLA.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 2 reads 0 comments

  5. Steve Alford Has UCLA Going in the Wrong Direction and It Is Humiliating

    UCLA Basketball did not just lose a game against Kentucky this past weekend, they lost credibility. The most storied program in college basketball history was made to look like a ...

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  6. Alford: UK's the Best I've Ever Coached Against

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  7. What's Behind Kevon Looney's UCLA Breakout as a Top-10 NBA Draft Prospect

    UCLA freshman big man Kevon Looney has made it tough to look away through the first month of the season. And he's become a major talking point in the 2015 NBA draft conversation...

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  8. Calipari on UCLA Basketball and Bryce Alford: "He Can Do What He Wants"

    Looking ahead to Saturday's matchup against Kentucky, the coaches participated in a conference call today to discuss the game and their players and exchange the usual pleasantries....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 46 reads 0 comments

  9. Powell, Looney Be Taken in the First Round of the NBA Draft?

    UCLA may be starting the season a little rougher than expected, but that does not mean they are completely void of talent, especially on the offensive end...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 84 reads 0 comments

  10. UCLA Basketball: Week 5 Hoops Q&A -- Post-Gonzaga Edition

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  11. Alford Needs to Demand More on Defense

    There is no denying that UCLA basketball has a lot of scoring threats on their team. You can even throw in the fact that rebounding has improved. The one (major) thing that you will not see the Bruins capable of is any sort of defensive presence...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 47 reads 0 comments

  12. UCLA's Norman Powell Says He Will Focus on Limiting 'Stupid Fouls'

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 45 reads 0 comments

  13. UCLA Rallies in 2nd Half to Beat UC Riverside 77-66

    Norman Powell scored 20 points, starting a second-half rally with seven straight points, and UCLA defeated UC Riverside 77-66 Wednesday night for its fourth straight win and seventh in a row at home...

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  14. UCLA Beats San Diego 75-68 Behind Alford's 22

    LOS ANGELES -- Bryce Alford scored 22 points and UCLA held off San Diego 75-68 Sunday night for the Bruins' sixth straight victory at home.....

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  15. Bruins Win Easily, but That Might Not Be a Good Thing

    For the first time all season, an opposing player shot a pair of high-pressure free throws against the UCLA men's basketball team Wednesday. Kennedy Esume stepped to the line. The crowd was as loud as it had been all game...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 120 reads 0 comments

  16. VIDEO: Steve Alford Talks About UCLA's Win vs. Cal State Fullerton

    Back at Pauley Pavilion after a bumpy trip to the Bahamas, UCLA bounced back with an easy 73-45 win over a vastly inferior Cal State Fullerton team. The Bruins held the Titans to 24...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 46 reads 0 comments

  17. UCLA Rolls Cal State Fullerton

    LOS ANGELES -- Sandwiched in between its tough trip to the Bahamas and a steep five-game, three-week gantlet that includes the likes of No. 1 Kentucky, No. 9 Gonzaga, and No...

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  18. Defense, Free Throws and Distribution Need Fixing

    UCLA basketball is only six games in and there are a few things that already stand out as problematic for the Bruins...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 92 reads 0 comments

  19. No. 22 UCLA Wins Bahamas Finale, Tops UAB 88-76

    PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas -- Isaac Hamilton scored 21 points and No. 22 UCLA salvaged one win out of its trip to the Bahamas by topping Alabama-Birmingham.....

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  20. Jim Mora Said Brett Hundley Suffered a Finger Injury on His Right Hand

    Jim Mora said Brett Hundley suffered a finger injury on his right hand. UCLA media relations cut off the press conference shortly afterward...

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  21. No. 22 UCLA Basketball Drops 78-56 Decision to No. 5 North Carolina

    PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas - Norman Powell scored a team-leading 15 points and had five steals as No. 22 UCLA lost to No. 5 North Carolina, 78-56, in a consolation game of the Battle 4 Atlantis on Thursday evening...

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  22. Big Chances for Oklahoma, Georgetown, UCLA

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  23. A Very Early Projection of the UCLA Basketball Depth Chart for 2015-16

    UCLA Basketball has had a culture change and one that has them heading back in the direction of the nation's elite. Head coach Steve Alford has reworked the Bruins to be an up-tempo team and with that is drawing up-tempo players on the recruiting scene.

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 11 reads 0 comments

  24. UCLA's Kevon Looney Has an Uncanny Instinct for Getting Rebounds

    Had his brother been a better shooter, Kevon Looney might not be leading the UCLA men's basketball team in rebounds.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 39 reads 0 comments

  25. Powell's 24 Leads UCLA Past Long Beach State 77-63

    LOS ANGELES -- Norman Powell scored 24 points to lead all five starters in double figures and UCLA beat Long Beach State 77-63 on Sunday night to give coach Steve Alford a win on his 50th birthday...

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