1. Pac-10 Basketball Preview: Part Three—Preseason Honors

    Concluding my three-part Pac-10 Preview with preseason honors. All-Pac-10 First Team Guard: Darren Collison, Senior, UCLA Guard: James Harden, Sophomore, Arizona State Forward: Chase Budinger, ...

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  2. Pac-10 Basketball Preview: Part Two

    6. Washington State Cougars Strengths Center Aron Baynes and guard Taylor Rochestie are both very efficient players and thrive in coach Tony Bennett's system. Freshman guard Abe Lodwick can hit the three-ball and has great size at shooting guard...

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  3. Pac-10 Basketball Preview: Part One

    Last season was a banner year for the Pac-10, as the conference sent six teams to the NCAA Tournament—with three reaching the Sweet 16 and UCLA reaching the Final Four. The conference was generally considered the toughest in the nation...

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  4. Back for Four: UCLA Bruins Basketball Preview

    Fresh off a third consecutive trip to the Final Four—yet still without a title—under Ben Howland, the UCLA Bruins open the 2008-09 season hoping for another run deep into the tournament...

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  5. Los Angeles Dodgers Will Be OK Without Manny Ramirez

    The Dodgers' magical 2008 season ended on Wednesday, and with it came the probable end to Manny Mania. For 12 glorious weeks, Manny and his dreadlocks graced Chavez Ravine, turning the normally laid-back atmosphere crazy with Dodger pride...

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  6. Newsflash: The SEC Isn't Very Good

    For years, the SEC has been thought of as the premier conference in college football. Fans of the conference bristled at even the thought of another conference being mentioned in the same breath as the almighty SEC...

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  7. Will The Real UCLA Please Stand Up?

    After two games, we haven't learned much about the UCLA Bruins. They came out and stunned Tennessee in the opener, then promptly laid an egg and got blasted by BYU next time out...

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  8. Hey Jack Del Rio, Meet Maurice Jones-Drew

    For the second year in a row, the Jacksonville Jaguars have stumbled out of the gate, once again losing to the Tennessee Titans, thanks a pitiful offensive performance...

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  9. Are the East Carolina Pirates the Real Deal?

    Coming into this season, it was all about BYU and Utah. The two Mountain West darlings were the ones destined to finish the regular season playing for a BCS bid. Utah has certainly lived up to it so far, knocking off Michigan in the big house...

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  10. UCLA-Tennessee Aftermath: What's Next for the Bruins?

    Following UCLA's stunning overtime victory over the 18th-ranked Tennessee Volunteers, expectations have soared for this young Bruins team...

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  11. Midseason Review: Los Angeles Dodgers

    Expectations were high as the Dodgers reported to Spring Training this past spring. The team was loaded in young talent, and the pitching staff seemed to be among the strongest in the league...

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  12. Dodgers-Cardinals: Clayton Kershaw as Good as Advertised

    Dodger fans had all heard the hype. Mid-to-high 90s fastball, knee-buckling curve, great command, great makeup. The next Valenzuela. The next Koufax. Clayton Kershaw didn't quite reach those lofty standards Sunday, but give the guy a break...

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  13. NCAA Tournament Sweet 16: UCLA vs. Western Kentucky

    Following a too-close-for-comfort 53-49 victory over the Texas A&M Aggies, the UCLA Bruins are set to take on the red-hot Western Kentucky Hilltoppers.The Hilltoppers have won of eight games in a row and 19 of their last 20...

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  14. Weekend Preview: UCLA Bruins

    Each the last two seasons, the UCLA Bruins have had a team that would have won the national title most years. Both of those seasons, however, they ran into the buzz saw called the Florida Gators...

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  15. NCAA Tournament Sleeper: Davidson

    The Davidson Wildcats finished the regular season with a impressive record of 26-6; a record that is more impressive when you consider some of their losses: at North Carolina, Duke and UCLA by a combined 22 points...

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  16. NCAA Basketball: The RPI Needs to Go

    After looking at the profiles and rankings of many bubble teams over the weekend, only one thing was made clear about the selection process: the RPI needs to go. It does for college basketball the exact same thing that the BCS does for college football...

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  17. Eli Comes Through; Favre Blames Sports Illustrated

    In one of the least suprising stories of the NFL season, a Manning is in the Super Bowl. In one of the most suprising stories, it's Eli, not Payton, that will be taking the field in Glendale...

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  18. UCLA Basketball: No Need to Panic

    National title contenders for the past 2 seasons, the UCLA Bruins entered this season also dreaming of the possibility of a perfect Pac-10 season...

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  19. Best of 2007: Boise State Stunner

    4th and 18 with 18 seconds left.It was all but over for Boise State.After dominating the majority of the 2007 Fiesta Bowl, they had let it all get away in the 4th quarter...

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  20. Ranking the Heisman Favorites, Week 11: Dixon Now on Top

    The five leaders for the Heisman Trophy5. Mike Hart, RB, MichiganWhy he should win: He basically saved Michigan's season with gutty performances in the middle of the schedule...

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  21. Arron Who? Meet Russell Westbrook

    When former UCLA and current Detroit Piston guard Arron Afflalo declared for the NBA Draft following his junior year, the general consensus was that the Bruins would be unable to replace his scoring and defense this year...

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