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WATCH: College Guard Sinks Incredible Trick Shot Like It's Nothing

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 06.09.2014 | Sports

UCLA guard Bryce Alford put his own twist to the full-court practice shot and pulled it off with ease. After swishing a short shot from behind the bas...

A Life Manifesto for the Class of 2014

Kalon Gutierrez | Posted 07.08.2014 | College
Kalon Gutierrez

Class of 2014, as you embark upon graduation, I ask you to take a long drawn out second to determine what you aspire your own life pie to be. And I challenge you to stick to it.

Florida Streaking Into Elite Eight

AP | TERESA M. WALKER | Posted 03.28.2014 | Sports

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Florida is back to where its last three seasons have ended. Michael Frazier II hit five 3-pointers and finished with 19 point...

Why Being a Female Fan of Sports Really Sucks Sometimes

Karin Swanson | Posted 05.24.2014 | Sports
Karin Swanson

At the end of the day, sports bring us together, regardless of gender or class or ideology or age. Whether or not you know or care about the logistics of the game -- whether you're a loyalist or a fair-weather fan -- you can appreciate this feeling.

'A Natural'

AP | JIM O'CONNELL | Posted 12.19.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — It was an average performance from Jabari Parker, and it drew praise worthy of another stellar effort by the Duke freshman. "He's a...

UCLA Hires 'The Perfect Fit'

AP | BETH HARRIS | Posted 05.30.2013 | Sports

LOS ANGELES — Steve Alford was hired as UCLA basketball coach on Saturday, spurning New Mexico days after he agreed to a new 10-year deal with t...

UCLA Lands New Coach

AP/The Huffington Post | By BETH HARRIS | Posted 05.30.2013 | Sports

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steve Alford was hired as UCLA basketball coach on Saturday, spurning New Mexico days after he agreed to a new 10-year deal with ...

UCLA Axes Howland

AP | BETH HARRIS | Posted 05.25.2013 | Sports

LOS ANGELES — Ben Howland kept it classy in departing as UCLA basketball coach on Monday, thanking the athletic director who had fired him a day...

Fired?

AP | BETH HARRIS | Posted 03.24.2013 | Sports

LOS ANGELES -- UCLA hasn't fired Ben Howland as basketball coach, although his time in Westwood appears to be running out. A school spokesman said ...

BLOWOUT

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 05.22.2013 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas — Minnesota coach Tubby Smith got the win he needed to calm down his critics at home. UCLA's Ben Howland took a loss that will onl...

UCLA vs. Minnesota

Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports

No. 6 UCLA will face No. 11 Minnesota in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the South region. UCLA closed out the season winning seven...

'He Touched The Ball'

Posted 03.16.2013 | Sports

By Brian Josephs, Complex Sports Losing a huge game by two points is one thing, but to Arizona Head Coach Sean Miller, bad calls and technical foul...

UCLA Rallies Past No. 18 Arizona

AP | JOHN MARSHALL | Posted 03.16.2013 | Sports

LAS VEGAS -- Freshman Jordan Adams carried UCLA into the Pac-12 championship game. Now the Bruins will have to carry on without him....

No. 11 UCLA Stunned

AP | Posted 01.25.2013 | Sports

LOS ANGELES — Dylan Royer scored 18 points and Kyle Odister came off the bench and added 15 points, including the game-winning free throws and C...

G-Town Spoils Shabazz Debut

AP | JIM O'CONNELL | Posted 11.20.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- The crowd at the Barclays Center was keeping its eyes on the court as much as possible. The fans were all keeping an eye on Shabazz Muhamm...

No. 11 UCLA Loses In Shabazz Muhammad's Debut

AP | JIM O'CONNELL | Posted 11.19.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Markel Starks scored 23 points and Georgetown beat No. 11 UCLA 78-70 in the semifinals of the Progressive Legends Classic on Monday night ...

NCAA To Allow Star Freshman To Play

AP | Posted 11.16.2012 | Sports

LOS ANGELES -- The NCAA ruled UCLA freshman guard Shabazz Muhammad eligible to play Friday, and the star freshman guard is set to make his Bruins debu...

Undefeated No. 13 UCLA Steamroll James Madison

AP | BETH HARRIS | Posted 11.16.2012 | Sports

LOS ANGELES -- Norman Powell scored a career-high 27 points, Jordan Adams added 25 and No. 13 UCLA routed James Madison 100-70 on Thursday night in re...

No. 13 UCLA Beat UC Irvine In Overtime

AP | BETH HARRIS | Posted 11.14.2012 | Sports

LOS ANGELES -- Jordan Adams scored 26 points, making all 16 of his free throws, and No. 13 UCLA edged UC Irvine 80-79 in overtime on Tuesday night in ...

Our Obligation to Student Athletes

Gene D. Block | Posted 01.09.2013 | College
Gene D. Block

Last month, I joined the NCAA Division I Board of Directors. My goal there is to help shape NCAA regulations in a way that makes sense for our student athletes. We need to respect (and protect) their role as students every bit as much as, if not more than, we respect their role as athletes.

Three-Time NCAA Champ Dies

AP | Posted 09.09.2012 | Sports

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kenny Heitz, a member of three NCAA championship teams at UCLA, has died following a long battle with cancer. He was 65. ...

WATCH: Top High School Player Picks College.. With Haircut

Posted 04.12.2012 | Sports

Evan Jacoby, Rush The Court Say what you want about the signing day process, one that includes kids announcing their college intentions on live tel...

Zona Takes Out UCLA In Pac-12 Tournament

AP | BETH HARRIS | Posted 05.08.2012 | Sports

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Arizona and UCLA weren't their usual high-scoring selves, with neither getting the kind of easy baskets that come when the offens...

Wild, Wild Westwood: The Fall Of UCLA Basketball

AP | Posted 04.30.2012 | Sports

LOS ANGELES — Players and staff members from the past four UCLA basketball teams say that coach Ben Howland allowed an influx of talented but im...

The Fall Of UCLA Basketball

Sports Illustrated | Posted 02.29.2012 | Sports

UCLA's fall has been something of a mystery. It has most often been blamed on players jumping early to the NBA (six Bruins have done so in the last fo...