Monday, 26 December 2016 14:44

Lonzo Ball Meets the Press

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Shortly before the Christmas Holiday, Lonzo Ball met with the Bruin beat media and discussed not taking any opponent lightly, his teammate, TJ Leaf's tweet to a pop superstar and…
Thursday, 22 December 2016 15:07

Bruins Take Care Of Broncos 88-68

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In front 10,965 fans, a very good crowd when you consider school is out and the Holiday’s will arrive this coming weekend, No. 2 rated UCLA (13-0) remain undefeated by…
Wednesday, 21 December 2016 15:35

Steve Alford Weekly Presser

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UCLA head basketball coach, Steve Alford met the Bruin beat media to discuss the coming game with Western Michigan. One of the topics covered was not to be overlooking WMU…
Tuesday, 20 December 2016 15:19

TJ Leaf Focusing On Wins

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UCLA true freshman forward, TJ Leaf spoke with the Bruin beat media before the last set of games and it is amazing how poised the young man is. After seeing…
Monday, 19 December 2016 15:32

Bryce Alford Loves Where Team Is At

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UCLA senior guard, Bryce Alford loves where his team is at. Alford talks about where the team needs to go for more improvement. He also talks ablout taking games one…
Sunday, 18 December 2016 15:50

Bruins Improve To 12-0

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UCLA improved their record to a perfect 12-0 over a scrappy, tough minded Ohio State (8-3) and found a different way to win 86-73 in the process. The Bruins have…
Saturday, 17 December 2016 15:11

Bruins To Do Battle In Vegas

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UCLA (11-0) will put their No. 2 ranking to test when they take on a formidable Ohio State (8-2) team in the CBS Sports Classic in Las Vegas on Saturday…
Friday, 16 December 2016 15:01

Aaron Holiday Thriving In New Role

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UCLA sophomore guard, Aaron Holiday met with the Bruin beat media recently and the main topic of discussion was his transition from starter to supplying energy and points off the…
Thursday, 15 December 2016 14:38

Bruins Dominate Gauchos

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It was another day at the office for No. 2 rated UCLA (11-0).The Bruins did what good teams do. UCLA beat handily, a team that they were supposed to beat.…
Wednesday, 14 December 2016 17:24

Steve Alford Weekly Presser

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UCLA head basketball coach, Steve Alford, met with the Bruin beat media to discuss the coming game with UC Santa Barbara, mental toughness, the coming Pac 12 Conference play and…
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 15:28

Lonzo Ball Meets the Press

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UCLA freshman point guard sensation, Lonzo Ball met with the press and discussed the recent Kentucky win, about leadership, his team, the buzz the team has created on campus, among…
Sunday, 11 December 2016 15:26

Bruins Remain Undefeated

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In years past, this could have been a game where the Bruins may have overlooked an opponent after a huge win and not play their best. The Wolverines came out…
Saturday, 10 December 2016 15:07

Bruins Back To Work Against Wolverines

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The big question going to the Michigan (7-2) game Saturday Evening (Dec. 9, 2016) is, how will No. 2 ranked UCLA (9-0) respond with their new found respect after beating,…
Friday, 09 December 2016 15:41

Bryce Alford Back To Work

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UCLA senior guard, Bryce Alford met with the Bruin beat media to discuss the Kentucky win, the flight home, the chemistry of the team, getting back to work and more.…
Friday, 09 December 2016 15:14

Steve Alford Weekly Presser

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UCLA basketball coach, Steve Alford met with an expanded group of beat media. That means the Bruins must be winning. Alford talks about the recent Kentucky win, being rated No.2,…
Tuesday, 06 December 2016 15:33

Bruins Hoops Could Be Special

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Who saw this coming? Maybe Lonzo Ball's dad, but few others actually did. Ball’s dad for all the honest world to see predicted that UCLA basketball would win a national…
Monday, 05 December 2016 22:55

UCLA's TJ Leaf Named Pac12 POW

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UCLA’S TJ LEAF NAMED PAC-12 PLAYER OF THE WEEK Leaf averaged 17.5 points and 11.5 rebounds in UCLA’s two wins last week SAN FRANCISCO – UCLA freshman TJ Leaf has…
Sunday, 04 December 2016 14:21

Bruins Trump Wildcats

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UCLA (9-0) came into legendary Rupp Arena rated 11th in the nation by AP to play No. 1 rated Kentucky (7-1) and many in the college basketball world were shocked…
Saturday, 03 December 2016 14:56

Lonzo Ball Talks Winning Mentality

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UCLA true freshman point guard, Lonzo Ball met the the Bruin beat media and talked about winning tough games in the closing minutes. He also touches on playing Kentucky and…
Saturday, 03 December 2016 14:42

UCLA Heads To No. 1 Kentucky

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It’s hard to believe when you consider that No. 11 ranked UCLA (8-0) and No. 1 rated Kentucky (7-0) are two of the most storied programs in the history of…
Friday, 02 December 2016 15:53

Ike Anigbogu Talks Debut

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There has been a lot of talk of the play of UCLA's true freshmen this season. Of course most of the talk has been on point guard Lonzo Ball and…
Friday, 02 December 2016 15:41

Isaac Hamilton On Winning

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UCLA senior guard, Isaac Hamilton met with the Bruin beat media to discuss improving defense, winning the five minutes, what Lonzo Ball means to the team and what happened to…
Thursday, 01 December 2016 16:10

UCLA Remains Undefeated, Kentucky Awaits

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UCLA (8-0) quickly put to rest any worries that they would take UC Riverside (1-4) lightly and started out fast with an 17-3 run and never really looked back wining…
Wednesday, 30 November 2016 17:46

Bruins To Welcome UCR

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UCLA (7-0) is coming off an impressive string of victories and a Wooden Legacy Championship. The Bruins moved up in the rankings and are rated No. 11 in the AP…
Wednesday, 30 November 2016 15:11

Steve Alford Weekly Presser

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UCLA head basketball coach, Steve Alford met with the Bruin beat media for his weekly presser. Alford talks about what he learned about his team because of its performance in…
Monday, 28 November 2016 21:57

Lonzo Ball Named Pac 12 POW

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UCLA’S LONZO BALL NAMED PAC-12 PLAYER OF THE WEEK Ball averaged 15.7 points and 7.0 assists in three games at the Wooden Legacy SAN FRANCISCO – UCLA freshman Lonzo Ball…
Monday, 28 November 2016 16:41

Bruins Win Wooden Legacy Tournament

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The Bruins started the game slow, as well coached and tough Aggie team, took an early 11-2 lead. UCLA (7-0) displayed their grit and took step forward by battling back.…
Sunday, 27 November 2016 16:06

Bryce Alford Talks Tournament

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Before the Wooden Legacy started, Bruin senior guard, Bryce Alford met with the UCLA beat media to discuss the tournament. The veteran guard has some interesting takes. Enjoy! {mprestriction ids="3,4,5,6"}…
Saturday, 26 November 2016 15:07

Bruins Pass Tough Test

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The Bruins faced their toughest opponent of the young season, in a well coached Cornhusker basketball team. UCLA (6-0) overcame a very deliberate and slower paced Nebraska (4-1) to win…
Friday, 25 November 2016 15:52

Aaron Holiday Talks Tournament

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UCLA sophomore guard, Aaron Holiday has been outstanding off the bench this season. The Bruin spark plug met with local media to discuss the tournament and more. Enjoy! {mprestriction ids="3,4,5,6"}…
Friday, 25 November 2016 15:36

Bruins Remain Unbeaten

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The Pilots put up a good fight in the first half and the Bruins only had an eight point lead at the end of the first stanza. UCLA (5-0) propelled…
Thursday, 24 November 2016 16:24

Bruins To Play Pilots In Wooden Legacy

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UCLA (4-0) will be putting their undefeated record on the line when they play undefeated Portland (3-0) in the opening round of the John Wooden Legacy Tournament. The Bruins enter…
Thursday, 24 November 2016 13:30

Isaac Hamilton Ready For Tournament

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Bruin senior guard, Isaac Hamilton met with the media to discuss the John Wooden Legacy Tournament. Topics discussed are how tough it is to play on consecutive nights and UCLA's…
Wednesday, 23 November 2016 14:05

Steve Alford Weekly Presser

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UCLA head coach, Steve Alford talks about the injury status of another outstanding freshman, Ike Anigbogu. He also talks about his high octane offense, the coming tournament that tips off…
Monday, 21 November 2016 16:21

Bruins Drub 49ers

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UCLA (4-0) kept their perfect record intact and for the third time in four games surpassed the 100-point mark by defeating Long Beach State (1-4) handily 114-77. Six different Bruins…
Monday, 21 November 2016 00:22

UCLA To Host Long Beach State

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UCLA (3-0) will put their AP and Coaches Poll No. 16 ranking on the line when the Bruins host takes on Long Beach State (1-3) Sunday evening in Pauley Pavilion. …
Friday, 18 November 2016 15:19

Bruins Remain Unbeaten defeating USD

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In front of 6,893 Bruin faithful, UCLA (3-0) kept their record unblemished by defeating feisty USD (0-3) 88-68. The Toreros played a slower style of hoops that made things tough…
Thursday, 17 November 2016 22:28

Thomas Welsh Likes Bruin Offense

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UCLA junior big man, Thomas Welsh, loves what he sees with the Bruin offense thus far. After all UCLA has scored 100 points in both games the team has played.…
Thursday, 17 November 2016 13:03

TJ Leaf Off To Good Start

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UCLA true freshman forward, TJ Leaf is off to a good start in his first season as a Bruin. He is averaging 17.0 points and a team leading 10.5 rebounds…
Thursday, 17 November 2016 02:49

UCLA To Host San Diego

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The undefeated UCLA Bruin basketball team will host USD (0-2). UCLA (2-0) comes into this game ranked No. 16 in the AP and have showcased a prolific offense that has…
Wednesday, 16 November 2016 14:35

Lonzo Ball Off To Fast Start

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UCLA true freshman point guard, Lonzo Ball is off to a great start with the Bruins. The young Bruin leads the tea, in minutes played averaging 36 minutes a game.…
Thursday, 10 November 2016 14:44

UCLA Hoops Signs Four Standouts

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UCLA BASKETBALL SIGNS FOUR STANDOUTS TO NATIONAL LETTERS OF INTENT Ball, Hands, Hill and Riley sign to play basketball at UCLA in 2017-18 LOS ANGELES – The UCLA basketball program…
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…