Some were surprised that UCLA shooting guard Jordan Adams ended up landing in the first-round. Being underrated is nothing new to Adams and just like he did at UCLA, look…
UCLA sophomore guard Jordan Adams had a tough choice to make. He originally decided to stay at UCLA but after further reflection, he decided to enter his name into the…
Minnesota Timberwolves President of Basketball Operations and Head Coach Flip Saunders met with Minnesota beat media to discuss their first-round draft choice Zach LaVine. The following is what transpired. How’d it…
Friday, 27 June 2014 15:49

Zach LaVine Goes 1st-round To T-Wolves

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Zach LaVine will head to the twin cities and start his NBA career with the Minnesota Timberwolves. The T-Wolves took LaVine with the No. 13 pick in the draft. Not…
Thursday night’s NBA Draft at 4 pm PST on ESPN will have a lot more meaning to UCLA fans than was thought about a year ago. At this time last…
Tuesday, 13 May 2014 16:26

Looking At UCLA and the NBA Draft

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With the NBA draft coming in late June and depending on what mock draft you decide to read, the Bruins have three possible first-rounders in Kyle Anderson, Zach LaVine and…
Thursday, 08 May 2014 16:33

Musing UCLA Basketball

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Just when you thought UCLA basketball had definitely turned a corner under Steve Alford and staff. The Bruins looked poised for another season led by their great shooting guard Jordan…
Thursday, 03 April 2014 00:50

Looking At UCLA Hoops

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UCLA basketball coach Steve Alford has a big April ahead of him in recruiting his current team and finding a point guard recruit to have the Bruins in position to…
Join the BruinBruRadio gang as they discuss the UCLA-Florida game and recap the seaons with a look toward the future. Also BruinBruRadio takes a quick look at Spring Practice that…
Friday, 28 March 2014 06:05

Florida Ends UCLA's Season

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All good things must come to end and with that in mind, UCLA’s men’s basketball season ended losing the No. 1 seed Florida (35-2) 79-68. The Bruins (28-9) fought hard,…
Thursday, 27 March 2014 16:20

Bruins In Showdown With Gators

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With every rising program comes a benchmark game that win or lose, will tell the coaches and players where they are as team. Losing will tell a team exactly what…
Thursday, 27 March 2014 01:17

Video: Travis Wear Talks Florida

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UCLA senior forward, Travis Wear has the look of a focused and determined player. He is not on the importance on this game and how tough a team Florida is.…
Wednesday, 26 March 2014 16:36

Has UCLA Hoops Exceeded Expectations?

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Not many thought the Bruin basketball team would get to the Sweet 16. It was one of those things hoped for, while being unseen. For many Bruin fans the team…
Tuesday, 25 March 2014 21:46

Video: Steve Alford On Sweet 16

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Bruin basketball coach, Steve Alford met with the media prior to hopping on the bus that will take the team to LAX get on a plane to head for Memphis…
Monday, 24 March 2014 03:03

Bruins Win Convincingly Making the Sweet 16

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Stephen F. Austin (32-3), the Cinderella team, did make to the dance, but UCLA (28-8) was the belle of this ball winning going away 77-60, continuing their fine play during…
Sunday, 23 March 2014 16:19

UCLA Set To Dance With Cinderella

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For UCLA (27-8) to advance to the sweet 16 for the first time since 2008, the Bruins are going to have ruin Cinderella’s dance at the ball. It is hard…
Saturday, 22 March 2014 07:39

Bruins Take Care Of Business Win To Play Again

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It wasn’t what you would call a Da Vinci or Monet, but the Bruins (27-8) were effective and were able to handle everything that Tulsa (21-13) threw at them. {mprestriction…
Friday, 21 March 2014 21:32

Video: Norman Powell Going Home

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UCLA junior guard, Norman Powell has been huge down the stretch. His play has helped the Bruins remain in Southern California for the first games in San Diego, Powell's hometown…
Friday, 21 March 2014 15:13

UCLA and Tulsa Get Ready Rumble

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UCLA (26-8) returns to the NCAA tournament for its 46th time and the Bruins have won the tournament, a record 11 times. The last time UCLA won the the tourney…
Thursday, 20 March 2014 16:19

UCLA NCAA Tournament Primer

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UCLA coach Steve Alford has the best draw, he has ever had in making the NCAA Tournament. The Bruins should not only be in the ‘Sweet 16’ next week in…
Thursday, 20 March 2014 00:29

Video: Steve Alford Talks NCAA Tournament

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UCLA head basketball coach, Steve Alford met a horde of media types just before he was to board a San Diego bound bus to take on Tulsa Friday in the…
Wednesday, 19 March 2014 18:56

Exclusive Video: Travis Wears Talks "The Play"

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UCLA senior forward, Travis Wear was huge during the tournament, but no play was bigger than his dash for a loose ball jarred away from Arizona guard Nick Johnson by…
Wednesday, 19 March 2014 01:24

Tulsa Coach Danny Manning Talks UCLA and More

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UCLA’s first-round opponent will Tulsa and their coach is a familiar name to basketball fans, Danny Manning the former Kansas great and NBA star for the Los Angeles Clippers. He…
Tuesday, 18 March 2014 15:42

Exclusive Video: Kyle Anderson MVP

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UCLA superstar point guard, Kyle Anderson spoke with BruinBru.com about his MVP performance during the Pac 12 Conference Tournament. He speaks about the thrill of victory and his team's effort…
Monday, 17 March 2014 21:03

Video: David Wear Talks Tourney

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UCLA senior forward David Wear talks about the Washington State and how that may have helped the Bruins for the Pac 12 Tournament. Wear talks about the effort the Bruins…
Monday, 17 March 2014 15:54

Video: Jordan Adams Talk Shot

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UCLA guard Jordan Adams earned his nickname "money" on Saturday when he drained the game deciding three against the Arizona Wildcats. He talks about that shot and where it rates…
Monday, 17 March 2014 05:53

Video: Steve Alford Talks Tournament

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A hoarse Steve Alford met the UCLA press to talk about his team's performance in the Pac 12 tournament and the coming NCAA tournament. It was a very happy UCLA…
Sunday, 16 March 2014 02:43

Bruins Win Pac 12 Tourney

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The Pac 12 Tournament title game lived up to its expectations and then some. It was a classic battle between two old rivals, who left it all out on the…
Saturday, 15 March 2014 15:43

UCLA VS. Arizona For All the Marbles

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If you were the Pac 12 Conference, you couldn’t have written a better ending for the league’s tournament. Seed No. 1, versus seed No. 2. The conference's longtime flagship teams,…
Saturday, 15 March 2014 07:06

Bruins Roll Cardinal

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The winning started at the jump for the Bruins. Kyle Anderson missed his first attempt. It was a three. Travis Wear picked up an offensive rebound. Anderson had another look…
Friday, 14 March 2014 16:22

Bruins to take on Cardinal

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The Bruins (24-8, 12-6 Pac 12) will hook up against Stanford (21-11, 10-8 Pac 12) Friday March 14 at 8:30PM PST at the MGM Grand Hotel. This will be the…
Friday, 14 March 2014 05:30

Bruins Crush Ducks In Quarterfinal

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In the first half of this game, it looked like the game was going to be a repeat of the first two contests between UCLA and Oregon. The game was…
Thursday, 13 March 2014 17:10

Bruins Take On Ducks In Vegas

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You knew it was going to be a tough matchup regardless who UCLA (23-8, 12-6 Pac 12) was going to play in the quarter-final of the Pac 12 tournament. As…
Wednesday, 12 March 2014 02:31

Steve Alford Weekly Presser

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Come rain, come shine, win or lose, UCLA basketball coach Steve Alford meets the press every Tuesday to go catch everyone up with the program. Unfortunately for Alford, he had…
Wednesday, 12 March 2014 00:47

Pac 12 Hoops Tournament Overview

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UCLA can finish the Pac-12 Tournament this week anywhere from a No. 5 NCAA to a No. 8 NCAA Tournament seed. This depends on how the Bruins play at the…
Sunday, 09 March 2014 08:05

Bruins Flop In Pullman

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UCLA (23-8, 12-6 Pac 12) had nothing to play for and they played like it. At first though it looked like the Bruins came to play. In the first moments…
Saturday, 08 March 2014 16:49

Bruins Look For Sweep In the Palouse

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If the Bruins (23-7, 12-5 Pac 12) are ever going to get that all illusive conference road sweep, the time is now. Not only is this UCLA’s last opportunity to…
Saturday, 08 March 2014 01:08

Steve Alford Telepresser

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UCLA basketball coach, Steve Alford, held is in between games, teleconference. Topics covered are the importance of this road trip and the goals since trip won’t change conference tournament seeding…
Friday, 07 March 2014 04:46

Bruins Win Track Meet In Seattle

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UCLA (23-7, 12-5 Pac 12) started fast and played with an abundance of energy. Jordan Adams scored the first five points of the game helping the Bruins to open the…
Thursday, 06 March 2014 19:51

Video: Kyle Anderson and the Art Of Rebuilding

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UCLA sophomore guard, Kyle Anderson, met the media regulars earlier in the week and the first question asked was about rebounding. Anderson explains what it takes to be good rebounder.…
Thursday, 06 March 2014 17:50

Bruins Head To Seattle

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If the Bruins (22-7, 11-5 Pac 12) are ever going to get a road sweep for the regular season of 2013-14, they will have to do so these next two…
Thursday, 06 March 2014 01:56

Video: Homecoming For Zach LaVine

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UCLA star freshman guard, Zach LaVine will be playing in his hometown of Seattle when the Bruins play Washington Thursday Evening. He answers questions about his homecoming and more. Enjoy!…
Wednesday, 05 March 2014 15:29

Video: Jordan Adams Meets the Press

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UCLA guard, Jordan Adams met the media Tuesday and he answered a variety of questions. He speaks on the difficulties of playing in Seattle, being one steal away from the…
Wednesday, 05 March 2014 01:32

Video: Steve Alford Weekly Presser

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UCLA head coach Steve Alford met with the media today for his weekly presser. The topics were diverse and varied. Alford talked about the importance of a sweep on the…
It is always a bittersweet feeling when seniors play their last home game as the Wear twins and Aubrey Williams did Sunday Evening March 2, 2014. The trio of players…
Monday, 03 March 2014 21:59

UCLA Cornering Market On Point Guards

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The Bruins know they need a point guard for the class of 2014. While they may not have their point guard for the present class, the position is truly looking…
Monday, 03 March 2014 17:11

Video: Kyle Anderson and Jordan Adams Return

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UCLA star guards, Kyle Anderson and Jordan Adams returned to action and their performance made the difference between winning and losing. They speak about the game. In the second clip,…
Monday, 03 March 2014 15:26

Video: Steve Alford Post OSU Presser

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UCLA head coach Steve Alford in no uncertain terms was not pleased with the way his team played in the first half. He came out in second half sans jacket…
Monday, 03 March 2014 06:58

Bruins Mount Second Half Comeback

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The Bruins (22-7, 11-5 Pac 12) were able send out their seniors with a victory 74-69, but it didn’t look that way if you were watching the first half. At…
Sunday, 02 March 2014 16:55

Bruins Look To Close Home Schedule With Win

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UCLA (21-7, 10-5 Pac 12) will close out its home schedule for the season of 2013-14 hoping to end their first two-game losing streak of the season. The Bruins will…
Saturday, 01 March 2014 21:25

Steve Alford Telepresser

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UCLA coach Steve Alford met with the Bruin beat media to catch everyone up with the going ons of the basketball program. Alford is asked about the status of Kyle…
It was a gut wrenching loss the Bruins suffered at the hands of the Ducks, but UCLA wasn't without its heroes. Earlier today BruinBru.com had Bryce Alford tell his story.…
Friday, 28 February 2014 17:54

Video: Bryce Alford Meets the Press

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Though UCLA true freshman guard, Bryce Alford had a record night, he told the media he would trade all that in for a victory, but that was not to be.…
Friday, 28 February 2014 10:00

Free Video: Steve Alford Post Oregon Presser

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UCLA head coach, Steve Alford was very proud of the way his team performed under unfortunate circumstances. The Bruins without the services of two their best players, they fought and…
Friday, 28 February 2014 09:48

Bruins Fall Short

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With UCLA (21-7, 10-5 Pac 12) missing their heart and soul, the Bruins played with heart and soul. Playing without sophomore guards, Kyle Anderson and Jordan Adams, the Bruins’ gutty…
Friday, 28 February 2014 01:42

Video: Kyle Anderson Talks High Post

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UCLA sophomore guard and leader, Kyle Anderson met with the media earlier this week and the topics discussed were his playing at the high post dishing the ball. He also…
Thursday, 27 February 2014 19:36

Video: Tony Parker Perfects Shot

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UCLA center, Tony Parker is one of the reasons that the Bruins have had a very successful season thus far. When he plays and stays out of foul trouble, usually…
Thursday, 27 February 2014 16:58

Bruins Host A Hot Oregon Team

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UCLA (21-6, 10-4 Pac 12) will try to get back on the winning track tonight in a nationally  ESPN2 televised game at Pauley Pavilion. The Bruins will tipoff against a…
Wednesday, 26 February 2014 21:58

Video: Jordan Adams Master Thief

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UCLA sophomore guard, Jordan Adams is closing in on the single season steal record. He will need three to tie the record and four to own the record outright. He…
Wednesday, 26 February 2014 01:38

Video: Steve Alford Weekly Presser

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As is customary, UCLA basketball coach, Steve Alford met with the Bruin beat media to discuss the state of his program. One topic of discussion was three-point defense and bounce…
Sunday, 23 February 2014 02:37

Bruins Get Handled By Stanford

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The Bruins came into Stanford with an impressive four game winning streak as they buried Cal during the week 86-66 and were looking to make it a clean sweep of…
Saturday, 22 February 2014 14:46

Bruins Look To Sweep the Bay

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With the hiring of head Coach Steve Alford back in March 2013 there were many skeptics and nay-sayers about the future direction of the UCLA Basketball Program. Well in short…
Friday, 21 February 2014 23:16

Steve Alford Telepresser

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UCLA coach Steve Alford has his Bruins playing at a very high level and as is customary, he holds a teleconference with the beat media to go over the program.…
Thursday, 20 February 2014 10:02

Bruins Master Bears On the Road

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UCLA (21-5, 10-3 Pac 12) opened up the game with great energy on both ends of the floor going on a 6-0 run, but Cal (17-9, 8-5 Pac 12) came…
Wednesday, 19 February 2014 20:11

Video: Kyle Anderson Talks Shooting and More

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UCLA point guard, Kyle Anderson is playing at a high level for the Bruins. The proof is in the pudding, Anderson is just about every post season list there is.…
Wednesday, 19 February 2014 15:16

UCLA Travels To Cal In Hope Of Sweep

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Head coach Steve Alford’s Bruins head up north this week to face off with the two bay area teams as they attempt to complete make it a clean sweep of…
Wednesday, 19 February 2014 02:10

Video: Jordan Adams Back On Track

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When UCLA guard, Jordan Adams shoots the rock the way he did against Utah, the Bruins are tough to beat. Interesting enough when Adams met the media, he was asked…