UCLA BASKETBALL RANKED NO. 16 IN AP PRESEASON POLL Bruins are among three Pac-12 programs in the preseason projection   UCLA has been selected No. 16 in the Associated Press…
Thursday, 27 October 2016 15:05

Thomas Welsh Likes What He Sees

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UCLA junior senior, Thomas Welsh liked what he sees in the team during the early going. Welsh feels that the trip to Australia did a great job bonding the team.…
LINK TO POLL: http://usat.ly/2dt7vdJ   UCLA BASKETBALL RANKED NO. 20 IN PRESEASON USA TODAY COACHES POLL Bruins to open season at home versus Pacific on Friday, Nov. 11 LOS ANGELES…
ISAAC HAMILTON SELECTED TO JERRY WEST AWARD WATCH LIST Bruins’ senior guard enters season as top returning scorer in the Pac-12 SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – UCLA senior guard Isaac Hamilton has…
Wednesday, 19 October 2016 13:15

Bryce Alford To Take Veteran Approach

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UCLA senior guard, Bryce Alford told the Bruin beat media that he will take the veteran approach this coming season. He also talks about playing with freshman phenom, Lonzo Ball…
Tuesday, 18 October 2016 13:32

Introducing T.J. Leaf

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UCLA true freshman forward, T.J. Leaf met with the Bruin beat media for the first time this season. Leaf talks about the team's performance in Australia, what he thinks his…
UCLA’S LONZO BALL NAMED TO BOB COUSY AWARD WATCH LIST Freshman guard from Chino Hills High School among 20 watch list candidates SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – UCLA freshman Lonzo Ball has…
Monday, 17 October 2016 13:50

Introducing Lonzo Ball

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UCLA true freshman point guard, Lonzo Ball, had his first press conference in front the Bruin beat media for the season of 2016-17. Ball comes to UCLA has one of…
Thursday, 13 October 2016 14:23

Steve Alford Weekly Presser

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UCLA head basketball coach, Steve Alford, held his first press conference of the 2016-17 season. Alford gives a nice overview of his team, their travels to Australia and a lot…
UCLA OUTLASTS BRISBANE BULLETS IN AUSTRALIA, 94-91 Aaron Holiday scores 17 points as Bruins rally in fourth quarter for the win. Online Recap:  http://ucla.in/2bUmIrh Box Score (PDF):  http://bit.ly/2bM8ief UCLA in…
SYDNEY, Australia – Seven Bruins scored in double figures as the UCLA men’s basketball team cruised past Sydney University, 123-76, before a capacity crowd at Brydens Stadium on Tuesday evening.…
JOSH LEWIN REPLACES BILL ROTH AS VOICE OF THE BRUINS Lewin’s first UCLA call will be September 3 at Texas A&M. LOS ANGELES – Director of Athletics Dan Guerrero announced…
Wednesday, 01 June 2016 13:30

UCLA Hoops 2016-17 Non-Conference Schedule Set

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UCLA BASKETBALL ANNOUNCES 2016-17 NON-CONFERENCE SCHEDULE Bruins’ 13-game non-conference slate features matchups with Kentucky, Michigan and Ohio State LOS ANGELES – The UCLA men’s basketball team will play 13 non-conference…
SAN FRANCISCO – UCLA sophomore Thomas Welsh has secured second-team Pac-12 All-Academic acclaim, the Pac-12 Conference announced on Thursday. Welsh, a 7-foot center from Redondo Beach, Calif., averaged 11.2 points…
Thursday, 10 March 2016 15:19

Bruins No Match For Trojans

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UCLA (15-17) saw their disheartening, disappointing 2015-16 hoops season mercifully come to an end when USC (21-11) pounded the Bruins from the opening tip to the final ticks of the…
Thursday, 10 March 2016 00:23

Steve Alford Weekly Presser

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UCLA basketball coach, Steve Alford met with the Bruin beat media before taking off to Las Vegas where UCLA will be taking on USC for the third time this season.…
Wednesday, 09 March 2016 16:07

UCLA To Face USC In Round One

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No. 10-seed UCLA (15-16) will face No. 7-seed USC (20-11). UCLA basketball coach Steve Alford likes to break up the season into four parts. First part is the out of…
Monday, 07 March 2016 15:57

Thomas Welsh and Tony Parker Post OSU Presser

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UCLA big men, Thomas Welsh and Tony Parker met with the Bruin beat media after the disappointing loss to Oregon State. Parker relects on his time at UCLA and both…
Sunday, 06 March 2016 15:27

Steve Alford Post OSU Presser

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UCLA coach Steve Alford met with the press after another disappointing loss. Alford talks about UCLA's lack of defense as the cause for their frustrating conference season. Alford also talks…
Sunday, 06 March 2016 15:08

Bruins Close Season On Four Game Losing Streak

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UCLA (15-16, 6-12) lost another tight game to finish their regular season on a sour note, losing their fourth straight. The things that have haunted the Bruins all season long,…
Saturday, 05 March 2016 16:54

Tony Parker Last Time Around

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UCLA senior big Tony Parker will be playing his last game as a Bruin in Pauley Pavilion. Parker reflects about his time as a Bruin. The people he has played…
Saturday, 05 March 2016 16:27

UCLA Awaits Oregon State

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UCLA (15-15, 6-11) finishes their topsy turvy season against Oregon State (17-11, 8-9) at home in Pauley Pavilion. Game time is 3:30PM PST. Prior to Saturday’s game, UCLA will honor…
Friday, 04 March 2016 18:34

Isaac Hamilton Meets the Press

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UCLA junior guard, Isaac Hamilton recently met with the Bruin beat media and he talked about the ups and downs of the 2015-15 season. He talks about defensive play, consistency…
Thursday, 03 March 2016 15:17

Ducks Bag Bruins, 76-68

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In a season of heartbreaking and disappointing losses, chock up another one for UCLA (15-15, 6-11). The Bruins were bagged by No. 9/10 Oregon (24-6, 13-4), 76-68 in a game…
Wednesday, 02 March 2016 17:23

Bruins Going Duck Hunting

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With the regular season winding down, UCLA (15-14, 6-10) will host No. 9/10 Oregon (23-6, 12-4) on Wednesday March 2nd. Tipoff is scheduled for 6:00PM PST and the game will…
Wednesday, 02 March 2016 14:14

Steve Alford Weekly Presser

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UCLA basketball coach, Steve Alford met the Bruin beat media for his weekly press conference. Alford spoke about the disappointing road loss and the tough home stand ahead and a…
Wednesday, 02 March 2016 14:00

Bryce Alford Tuned In

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UCLA junior guard, Bryce Alford is very tuned in. He wants to see his teammate, Tony Parker go out with two wins at home. Alford also talks about this team…
Sunday, 28 February 2016 15:43

Bruins Swept Away By the Bay

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It was a do or die game for UCLA (15-14, 6-10 Pac 12) and the Bruins couldn’t get it done falling to an inspired Stanford (15-12, 8-8 Pac 12) team,…
Saturday, 27 February 2016 15:10

Bruins Travel To the Farm

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It is do or die UCLA (15-13, 6-9 Pac 12) when they tipoff for their last road game against Stanford (14-12, 7-8 Pac 12) at 1:30PM PST. If the Bruins…
Friday, 26 February 2016 17:19

Bruins Mugged By the Bears

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You’re not going to win many games when the opposition starts the game on a 13-1 run. Cal (20-8, 10-5 Pac 12) jumped all over UCLA (15-13, 6-9 Pac 12)…
Thursday, 25 February 2016 15:45

Thomas Welsh Man For the Team

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UCLA center, Thomas Welsh talks about coming off the bench opposed to starting and why he felt it was a good move for the Bruins to start Tony Parker and…
Thursday, 25 February 2016 15:37

Bruins Head To Berkeley

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UCLA (15-12, 6-8 Pac 12) has four games left in this topsy turvy season. The Bruins almost have to win out, to position themselves for a Tournament bid. Winning out…
Wednesday, 24 February 2016 14:04

Steve Alford Weekly Presser

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UCLA basketball coach, Steve Alford met with the Bruin beat media for his weekly press conference. The Bruin coach talks about what the team has to do to finish strong…
Monday, 22 February 2016 16:31

Will the Bubble Burst For UCLA?

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The biggest question that looms for Bruin fans is, will the bubble burst or will UCLA build on their outstanding victory over Colorado? This has been a season of inconsistencies.…
Sunday, 21 February 2016 15:08

Bruins Come Up Huge In Win

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Where has this Bruin basketball team been? This is the best the Bruins have played on both ends of the floor in a very long time. In a must win,…
Saturday, 20 February 2016 15:08

Bruins Host CU

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UCLA (14-12, 5-8 Pac 12) has no room error and the pressure is on the Bruins to beat another outstanding conference foe in Colorado (19-8, 8-6 Pac 12). The Bruins…
Friday, 19 February 2016 19:38

Bruins Lose Another Tough One

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In a season of heartbreaking losses, UCLA (14-12, 5-8 Pac 12) suffered another heartbreaking loss to a very good Utah (20-7, 9-5 Pac 12) team, 75-73. Once again, the Bruins…
Thursday, 18 February 2016 16:42

UCLA To Host Utah

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UCLA (14-11, 5-7 Pac 12) has six games remaining on the schedule and while they are all winnable games, they are also games in which they can drop. It is…
Thursday, 18 February 2016 14:03

Bryce Alford Meets the Press

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UCLA junior guard, Bryce Alford recently met with the Bruin beat media and topics covered was the Utah game, the team's approach towards the rest of the season being on…
Thursday, 18 February 2016 13:52

Thomas Welsh Meets the Press

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UCLA sophomore center, Thomas Welsh met the Bruin beat media to talk about foul trouble, how to avoid it, a little on the coming Utah game and the lineup change.…
Wednesday, 17 February 2016 14:35

Jonah Bolden Coming On

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UCLA sophomore swingman Jonah Bolden is beginning to play like the highly recruited player he was coming out of high school. It couldn't come at a better time for the…
Wednesday, 17 February 2016 14:23

Steve Alford Weekly Presser

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UCLA basketball coach, Steve Alford met with the Bruin beat media as the team gets ready for a huge home stand with Utah and Colorado coming into Pauley Pavilion. Alford…
Monday, 15 February 2016 15:07

Great Team Win For Bruins

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The Bruins were desperate for win. They had lost four out five, including two straight against USC and a very winnable game against Arizona. A season that once held much…
Sunday, 14 February 2016 14:59

UCLA Heads To ASU

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UCLA (13-11, 4-7 Pac 12) is desperate for a win against ASU (14-11, 4-8 Pac 12) and the Sun Devils are not an easy out for the Bruins. The last…
Saturday, 13 February 2016 15:18

Bruins Can't Hold On In the Desert

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The Bruins fought valiantly and even had 10 point halftime lead, 44-34, but UCLA (13-11, 4-7 Pac 12) dealing with foul trouble all game long lost Thomas Welsh with 6:37…
Friday, 12 February 2016 15:36

Bryce Alford Meets the Press

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UCLA junior guard, Bryce Alford met with the Bruin beat media to talk Arizona and being on the bubble. Alford also talks about being in the same tough spot the…
Friday, 12 February 2016 15:32

Bruins Head To Desert To Take On Wildcats

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The last time these two rivals met UCLA junior guard Bryce Alford drained a game winning three in front of all-time Bruin great Russell Westbrook. The team was honoring Westbrook…
Thursday, 11 February 2016 14:29

Aaron Holiday Coming Into His Own

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UCLA freshman guard, Aaron Holiday is coming into his own for the Bruins. He has played well and has come up big of late while the team has struggled. Holiday…
Wednesday, 10 February 2016 15:13

Steve Alford Weekly Presser

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UCLA basketball coach, Steve Alford met with the Bruin beat media to discuss the team. Arizona was a topic of conversation. Aaron Holiday's growth as a player was discussed and…
Friday, 05 February 2016 16:13

Bruins Get Drubbed By Trojans

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You knew it was going to be a tough night for UCLA (13-10, 4-6 Pac 12) when the Bruins lost the opening tip and USC (18-5, 7-3) guard Julian Jacobs…
Thursday, 04 February 2016 16:54

UCLA To Face USC

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When UCLA (13-9, 4-5 Pac 12) faced crosstown rival USC (17-5, 6-3) the first time around Bruins just finished sweeping the Arizona schools and looked like they were beginning to…
Thursday, 04 February 2016 14:51

Bryce Alford On Role

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UCLA junior guard, Bryce Alford met with the press and one of the topics discussed was taking only five shots against Washington State. Another topic was the coming USC game.…
Wednesday, 03 February 2016 15:06

Steve Alford Weekly Presser

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UCLA basketball coach, Steve Alford met with the media for his weekly presser to catch up everyone with the latest with the Bruin hoops program. This week much of the…
Monday, 01 February 2016 15:27

Jonah Bolden and Isaac Hamilton Post WSU Presser

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Sophomore forward Jonah Bolden and junior guard, Isaac Hamilton met the press after the Washington State game. Bolden talks about getting a start. Both players talks about the coming USC…
Sunday, 31 January 2016 15:57

Thomas Welsh Post WSU Presser

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UCLA sophomore center, Thomas Welsh met with the media post Washington State and the main topic of conversation was starting the game for the first time this season with senior…
Sunday, 31 January 2016 15:42

Bruins Get Back In Winning Column

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UCLA (13-9, 4-5 Pac 12) answered the bell and beat a struggling Washington State (9-12, 1-8 Pac 12) handily 83-50 setting up a key matchup with arch rival USC, but…
Sunday, 31 January 2016 05:07

Steve Alford After WSU Game Presser

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It was a different UCLA basketball coach that met the Bruin beat media after the Bruins dismantled the Cougars of Washington State. Bruin coach, Steve Alford talks about why he…
Saturday, 30 January 2016 15:23

Jonah Bolden and Bryce Alford Post UW Presser

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Sophomore forward Jonah Bolden and junior guard Bryce Alford met the press after the Washington game. They were obviously disappointed after coming from so far behind and even take a…
Saturday, 30 January 2016 15:11

Bruins Will Try To Get Back On Track Against Cougs

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How UCLA (12-9, 3-5 Pac 12) responds to their disappointing loss to Washington will tell the Bruin faithful about the mental toughness of their basketball team. If they respond, the…
Friday, 29 January 2016 16:49

Bruins Comeback Falls Short

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It is mind boggling that UCLA (12-9, 3-5 Pac 12) came out as flat as a stack of pancakes while hosting first-place Washington (14-6, 6-2 Pac 12) and because so…
Friday, 29 January 2016 16:37

Steve Alford After UW Presser

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UCLA basketball coach, Steve Alford met the press after a very discouraging loss at home to Washington. Alford touches on his team's abysmal first-half and what the team did right…
Thursday, 28 January 2016 17:10

Bruins Welcome Huskies To Pauley

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This will be the second go around for these two Pac 12 rivals. The first time around, UCLA (12-8, 3-4 Pac 12) lost 96-93 in double overtime to Washington (13-6,…
Thursday, 28 January 2016 17:07

Aaron Holiday Hitting Stride

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True freshman guard, Aaron Holiday is beginning to hit his stride. He is coming off his career best scoring night and is already in the top five among the Pac…
Thursday, 28 January 2016 02:18

Thomas Welsh Ready To Go

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UCLA sophomore center, Thomas Welsh one of the Pac 12's most improved players for the season of 2015-16 met with the Bruin beat media to discuss the Oregon game and…
Wednesday, 27 January 2016 14:45

Steve Alford Weekly Presser

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UCLA basketball coach, Steve Alford met with the Bruin beat media for his weekly press conference. Alford gives media an injury report, an update on GG Goloman and talks on…
Sunday, 24 January 2016 15:16

Bruins Have To Settle For Split

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Wins are definitely going to be tough to come by in the Pac 12 Conference this year, especially on the road. There is not one team in this league, when…
Saturday, 23 January 2016 15:22

UCLA Heads To Oregon In Search Of Sweep

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UCLA (12-7, 3-3 Pac 12) returned to their winning ways by beating a tough Oregon State on their home floor. To continue the good taste of winning, the Bruins must…