Wednesday, 06 November 2013 18:53

UCLA Hoops Preseason Primer

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Steve Alford’s UCLA Bruins open the season at home on Friday night with Drexel. It could be a tough season in the goal of NCAA post-season success based on the…
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 02:40

Kyle Anderson Shows His Versatility

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New Bruin head coach Steve Alford and his outstanding staff just completed their two game exhibitions with another dominating win over CSU San Marcos 109-79. They were also able to bury…
Thursday, 31 October 2013 12:37

BruinBruRadio With Special Guest Andre McCarter

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For those that didn't hear BruinBruRadio live you missed a lively show. The BruinBruRadio gang went over the Oregon game and had a very special guest in Bruin poing guard…
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 23:51

NCAA Tournament Expansion Helps Olympic Sports

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UCLA men’s water polo coach Adam Wright and UCLA men’s volleyball coach John Speraw are very excited that the NCAA has expanded the tournament fields in their sports from four…
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 13:07

Video: Kyle Anderson Ready To Go

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Later this evening, Kyle Anderson and his teammates will be on display in an exhibition game against Cal State-San Bernardino. Yes the same school that the Bruin football team camped…
Tuesday, 29 October 2013 13:23

Video: Jordan Adams Meets the Press

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Sophomore guard, Jordan Adams, the man with the sweet shooting stroke showed he has a flare with humor, also. Adams is asked about the difference for him going into last…
Monday, 28 October 2013 19:09

UCLA Baseball Recruiting Going Well

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UCLA baseball coach John Savage has become a major national recruiting player in his sport, but how his overall recruiting ranks each year is determined how many top players he…
Monday, 28 October 2013 15:19

Video: David Wear Talks Expectations

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UCLA senior forward, David Wear and his teammates have high expectations for the coming basketball season. Wear talks about the team's expectations and the bond being formed with the coaches…
Monday, 28 October 2013 14:27

Video: Norman Powell Sees Benefit In Retreat

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The UCLA basketball team recently went on a retreat and to a man, they all enjoyed the experience and see value in the event. Junior guard, Norman Powell talks about…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 13:07

Video: Jordan Adams Looking Forward Toward Season

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Sophomore guard Jordan Adams is looking forwards to the season. In warmups before practice, it looks like his sweet stroke is back. Adams met with the press to discuss his…
Tuesday, 22 October 2013 13:11

Video: Wanaah Bail Meets the Press

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Sophomore transfer forward, Wanaah Bail met the UCLA beat media for the first time since he has been ruled eligible. He is still nursing his injured knee and is waiting…
Tuesday, 22 October 2013 03:01

Video: Steve Alford Weekly Presser

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New UCLA basketball coach, Steve Alford met with the press for his weekly state of the program address. The Bruin coach is beginning to streamline the things his team needs…
Monday, 21 October 2013 14:45

Exclusive Video: Introducing Noah Allen

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True freshman forward, Noah Allen spent a few moments with BruinBru.com last week. He explains why he chose UCLA as his school and he is adapting to college basketball. A…
Monday, 21 October 2013 14:33

Exclusive Video: Travis Wear Breaks It Down

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UCLA senior forward, Travis Wear gives his take on how the team is coming along in new Bruin head coach, Steve Alford's system. According to Wear everything is coming along…
Saturday, 19 October 2013 00:36

Exclusive Video: Norman Powell Embraces Change

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UCLA junior guard Norman Powell is ready to go. He has totally embraced the coaching change even though his job as being the defensive stopper remains. He has worked hard…
Friday, 18 October 2013 13:15

Exclusive Video: Kyle Anderson On UCLA and Hoops

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UCLA head coach Steve Alford's first order of business was to recruit the players who were already on the team. It was imperative that point guard/point forward, Kyle Anderson returned…
Thursday, 17 October 2013 22:18

Will UCLA Baseball Need A New Home?

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There was much excitement this past June when UCLA won its first ever national championship in baseball. Now that excitement has turned to uncertainty with the looming possibility that the…
Thursday, 17 October 2013 13:11

Video: David Wear Putting In the Work

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One of the keys for UCLA success on the basketball floor will be the performance of the Wear twins. BruinBru.com was able to get a few moments with senior forward…
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 13:34

Exclusive Video: Introducing Bryce Alford

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When UCLA hired Steve Alford as their head basketball coach, they were also able to land one of the best sharp shooters on the high school level in his son,…
Tuesday, 15 October 2013 23:38

Exclusive Video: Introducing Zach Lavine

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UCLA true freshman guard, Zach Lavine has serious skills. Make no doubt about it, this guy is going to be a crowd pleaser at Pauley Pavilion this coming season. Lavine…
Tuesday, 15 October 2013 13:30

Video: Jordan Adams Ready To Go

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UCLA's chances for a long run in the NCAA Tournament took a huge hit when Jordan Adams broke his foot after hitting a game winning shot. Adams is now all…
Tuesday, 15 October 2013 01:38

Video: Steve Alford Monday Presser

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UCLA Bruin basketball coach Steve Alford met the press and he opened the presser with an acknowledgement to Coach John Wooden. It was legendary coach's birthday. This was not lost…
Monday, 14 October 2013 19:54

Video: Travis Wear Good With Change

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UCLA senior forward, Travis Wear will be playing for his third coach in his five years of college basketball. He is having fun with new Bruin coach, Steve Alford and…
Saturday, 12 October 2013 00:38

Key Weekend For UCLA Men's Water Polo

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Coach Adam Wright’s No. 1 ranked UCLA men’s water polo team has a key NCAA seeding weekend when the Bruins play on Saturday and Sunday at the Southern California Championships…
Friday, 11 October 2013 23:08

Kyle Anderson the Point Man

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Even though head coach Jim Mora’s team is almost at the halfway mark in their season, there’s another UCLA team just starting their new season and that’s the UCLA Basketball…
If you missed Wednesday's Broadcast with the BruinBruRadio and their very special guest UCLA Men's Basketball assistant, David Grace, you're in luck. All you have to is click on the…
Wednesday, 09 October 2013 13:28

Video: Tony Parker Happy He's A Bruin

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UCLA sophomore center, Tony Parker was one of the most important gets that new Bruin hoops coach, Steve Alford was able to keep on board. Last spring, it was not…
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 13:14

Video: Kyle Anderson Poised For Special Season

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UCLA sophomore Kyle Anderson could be a man with many hats for the Bruins. In one game this season it wouldn't be surprising to see him play point guard. The…
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 03:03

Free Video: Steve Alford's Weekly Presser

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New UCLA head coach, Steve Alford met the press earlier Monday afternoon to catch the media up with how his team is doing. He was obviously happy with his team's…
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 02:25

Alford Presser Quick Hits

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UCLA basketball is seven practices into the season and new Bruin basketball coach, Steve Alford is very appreciative of his team’s effort. It is the first time the team has…
Saturday, 28 September 2013 00:53

No. 3 Women's Soccer Opens Pac12 Play At Arizona

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UCLA’s No. 3 nationally ranked women’s soccer team is off to a great start going into Pac-12 play on Sunday at Arizona.   The Bruins only loss came to defending…
Friday, 27 September 2013 19:54

The No. 1 Men's Water Polo Begins League Play

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Coach Adam Wright’s No. 1 ranked men’s water polo team opens MPSF conference play on Friday afternoon at 4 pm vs. Pepperdine at the Spieker Aquatic Center.  The match will…
The BruinBruRadio gang was proud to have as their special guest Bruin great John Vallely from the John Wooden years who was part of two national championship teams. Vallely is…
Tuesday, 17 September 2013 17:00

UCLA Olympic Sports Off To An Excellent Start

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UCLA’s fall sports are off to excellent starts with women’s volleyball, both soccer programs and men’s water polo all being highly ranked nationally. With the success of Bruin’s football team…
Friday, 06 September 2013 21:54

UCLA WBB Recruiting On Fire

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UCLA women’s basketball coach Cori Close’s (pictured) 2014 recruiting is going great. After two more commitments last weekend, the Bruins are ranked No. 1 nationally by ‘Prospect Nation’ for the…
Sunday, 04 August 2013 16:39

Alford Can Play Point

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Now that the summer basketball July evaluation period just ended there still seems to be the pressing concern for UCLA’s new head basketball Steve Alford to sign a top national…
Thursday, 25 July 2013 00:34

Three Times A Charm For John Savage

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UCLA head baseball coach John Savage was presented with his third National Coach of the Year Award by Perfect Game USA in July 2013. Bruin Athletic Director Dan Guerrero has…
Wednesday, 26 June 2013 21:01

John Savage The Man

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Congratulations to UCLA Head Baseball Coach John Savage and his electrifying team for winning UCLA’S first ever College World Series in UCLA Baseball history. The Bruins were dominating in their…
Thursday, 20 June 2013 23:54

Jordan Adams Complete Player

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Jordan Adams made his journey to UCLA all the way from across the country. Although he lived in Atlanta (Ga.) he played his senior year of basketball at the prestigious…
Wednesday, 19 June 2013 22:25

Powell Ready To Compete

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Norman Powell comes from a stone’s throw away figuratively speaking when he decided to play his college basketball. He hails from beautiful San Diego (Calif.) Lincoln High School. Powell was…
Tuesday, 18 June 2013 20:31

Wannah Bail's Fresh Start

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Wanaah Bail played his high school basketball in the growing hot bed for basketball players, Rosenberg (Texas) Lamar Consolidated. Coming out of high school Bail was one of the top…
Tuesday, 18 June 2013 01:56

Bruins Need Tony Parker To Step Up

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Tony Parker arrived at UCLA from the heart of old Dixie, after a tremendously successful high school career at Atlanta (Ga.) Miller Grove High School. The dominate high school basketball…
Saturday, 15 June 2013 01:29

Who Will Play Point Guard?

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New UCLA head basketball coach Steve Alford finds himself in a dilemma before his season even begins. With the graduation of last year’s point guard Larry Drew ll, the Bruins only…
Thursday, 13 June 2013 02:39

Steve Alford's Challenge

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Steve Alford was named the new UCLA Basketball Coach on March 30, 2013. Bruin athletic director Dan Guerrero is hoping to capture lightning in a bottle twice by hiring a…
Friday, 05 April 2013 19:35

Steve Alford Talks Style

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After the Steve Alford’s press conference, the new Bruin coach took some face to face questions from the local media. He was one very blunt question that John Wooden wouldn’t…
Thursday, 04 April 2013 01:41

More Alford's Presser, After the Presser

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The hiring of Steve Alford for UCLA’s head basketball coach was a surprise to many, including Alford himself. He flew under the radar as a possible candidate because around the…
Thursday, 04 April 2013 00:52

Why The Doubt?

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UCLA named Steve Alford the 13th head basketball coach in the school’s history. One of his first works of order will be recruiting. Alford will have some major work to do…
Wednesday, 03 April 2013 14:11

Video Steve Alford Center Stage

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New UCLA head basketball coach, Steve Alford and his family were introduced to the Los Angeles media on Tuesday. He was asked some tough questions and also more basketball oriented…
Tuesday, 02 April 2013 21:19

Steve Alford Presser Quick Hits

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New UCLA head coach Steve Alford met the Los Angeles media eye to eye for the first time today. He handled himself well. The L.A., media can be, at times,…
Sunday, 31 March 2013 01:13

Steve Alford Ready For the Pressure

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In 1948 UCLA hired Indiana State coach and Indiana native John Wooden, a three-time All-American at Purdue. The Bruins caught lightning in the bottle with that hire. Wooden, arguably, the…
Saturday, 30 March 2013 21:35

Guerrero Presser Quick Hits

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UCLA Athletic Director Dan Guerrero announced the hiring of Steve Alford as the new Head Men’s Basketball Coach at UCLA today. Alford becomes the 13th head coach in the storied…
Friday, 29 March 2013 12:49

As The Coaching Search Turns

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While everybody that knows how to read and has been keeping up on UCLA’s coaching search has read that Butler’s Brad Stevens is currently the favorite son by fans and…
Wednesday, 27 March 2013 23:41

UCLA's Coaching Derby

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The following coaches are viable candidates to replace Ben Howland as UCLA’s head basketball coach. They are all talented men who have tasted success. There are other names being bantered…
Tuesday, 26 March 2013 14:48

Howland Bids Farewell

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Outgoing UCLA basketball coach Ben Howland addressed a packed house of media to give his thanks and say goodbye. When Howland entered the room he received a thunderous applause. Perhaps…
Monday, 25 March 2013 04:59

Howland Era Over

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UCLA Athletic Director Dan Guerrero announced today that Bruin head basketball coach Ben Howland has been released of his job. Guerrero stated that even though Howland had a very successful…
Sunday, 24 March 2013 22:53

Let the Speculation Begin

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There is strong speculation that UCLA Coach Ben Howland will be let go this coming week. It’s supposed to be a foregone conclusion. Let’s not belabor the details and look…
Sunday, 24 March 2013 18:18

In the Shadow of Wooden

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John Wooden’s lengthy shadow still covers the landscape of UCLA basketball. Probably always will. What the Wizard of Westwood did as the Bruin head coach quite possibly was the greatest…
Saturday, 23 March 2013 14:28

FREE: Howland Post Game Presser

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The Bruins season came to an earlier end than they had hoped. Perhaps all hopes were snapped a week ago Friday when Bruin sharpshooter Jordan Adams, broke his foot ending…
Saturday, 23 March 2013 06:27

Bruins Bounced In Game One

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The Bruins were bounced out of the tournament after shooting as cold as a Minnesota winter. The Golden Gophers, however were able to shoot 50.8 percent from the floor. Minnesota…
Saturday, 23 March 2013 00:27

Powell's Patience Pays Off

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If the Bruins are able to go deep into the tournament, a lot of it will be because of the play of sophomore guard, Norman Powell. Replacing Jordan Adams will…
Friday, 22 March 2013 15:09

Bruins Face Gophers in Round One

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For the first time in Ben Howland’s nineteen year coaching career he will face the Minnesota Gophers Friday night. The Bruins come into the game seated No. 6 (25-9) and Minnesota…
Thursday, 21 March 2013 16:30

Larry Drew II is True

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Where would the Bruins be without any one of their eight mainstays? Each one of them performs a special task and have been instrumental in getting the Bruins into the…
Monday, 18 March 2013 15:57

Video Norman Powell Filling In

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Sophomore guard, Norman Powell had the unenviable task of replacing UCLA's most consistent player, when freshman Jordan Adams broke his foot on the last play of the Bruins' thrilling victory…
Monday, 18 March 2013 03:04

Free Video Howland Seed Presser

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UCLA head coach Ben Howland held a press conference beat media and other outlets to discuss the brackets. Of course the Bruin coach is happy that his team is in…
Monday, 18 March 2013 02:47

Howland Presser Quick Hits

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Coach Ben Howland is happy that his team is in the tournament, stating the obvious, but if he had his druthers, he would have higher seed, if, he could be…
Sunday, 17 March 2013 16:30

Howland Meets the Press

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UCLA head coach Ben Howland met with the media after their valiant, though short suited effort, against Pac 12 Conference Tournament Champion Oregon. Howland is doing, what many think, is…
Sunday, 17 March 2013 06:52

Bruins Run Out of Gas in Vegas

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Like all good things, they come to an end. The Bruins started out well, but soon it was obvious they were out of gas and playing on fumes. It was…