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Los Angeles Times 20 hours ago

UCLA pulls away from Arizona State down the stretch, 87-75

T.J. Leaf scored 25 points and No. 5 UCLA survived an upset bid by Arizona State with an 87-75 victory Thursday night.  The Bruins (25-3, 12-3 Pac-12) won their sixth straight game. Aaron Holiday added 17 points and Thomas Welsh had eight points and 11 rebounds in 18 minutes.  Torian Graham led...
Orange County Register 20 hours ago
T.J. Leaf, No. 5 UCLA hold off Arizona State, 87-75

T.J. Leaf, No. 5 UCLA hold off Arizona State, 87-75

TEMPE, Ariz. – T.J. Leaf scored 25 points, and No. 5 UCLA survived an upset bid by Arizona State with an 87-75 victory Thursday night. The Bruins (25-3, 12-3 Pac-12) won their sixth straight game. Aaron Holiday added 17 points and Thomas Welsh had...

Must-win and trap games of 2017: UCLA Bruins

Must-win and trap games of 2017: UCLA Bruins
Orange County Register Feb 22, 2017
Bruins have righted ship, will aim for sixth straight win Thursday vs. Arizona State

Bruins have righted ship, will aim for sixth straight win Thursday vs. Arizona State

The needle is pointing up and the UCLA basketball team would prefer it stay that way – for the rest of the season. Thursday’s game at Arizona State is one of just four remaining for the fifth-ranked Bruins before the program’s most anticipated...
Orange County Register Feb 22, 2017
No. 5 UCLA (24-3, 11-3 Pac-12) at Arizona State (13-15, 6-9)

No. 5 UCLA (24-3, 11-3 Pac-12) at Arizona State (13-15, 6-9)

Tipoff: 6:05 p.m. TV/radio: ESPN2/AM 1150 Update: No. 5 UCLA will try to extend its winning streak to six games since losing back-to-back contests to Arizona and USC. The Bruins cruised to a 102-80 win over Arizona State in their first meeting this...

UCLA keeps winning games, but not the hearts and minds of bracketologists

UCLA could be forgiven for thinking this is starting to feel personal. The Bruins are ranked No. 5 in the country. They have beaten national powers Oregon and Kentucky. They have lost only three games, with no bad defeats. And yet their projected NCAA tournament seeding hasn’t budged in recent...
Orange County Register Feb 20, 2017
UCLA reaches No. 5 in AP men's basketball Top 25 poll

UCLA reaches No. 5 in AP men's basketball Top 25 poll

After a monthlong hiatus, the UCLA men’s basketball team is back in the top five of the Associated Press poll. The Bruins moved up one spot Monday to No. 5 courtesy of Baylor’s fall five spots to No. 9. UCLA (24-3, 11-3 Pac-12) spent seven weeks...

Lonzo Ball happy to 'roll with' his father's bravado

The NBA world according to LaVar Ball will be a bustling place for his sons in the coming years. UCLA freshman point guard Lonzo Ball will be the No. 1 pick in the June draft, a designation to be shared by LiAngelo Ball in 2018 and LaMelo Ball in 2020 after the middle and youngest brothers also...

Getting chatty has made UCLA talk of the town

If recent trends persist, the team that doesn’t like to talk can look back on the time it chattered like teenagers carrying on about the latest photo-sharing app as the moment that changed the trajectory of its season. UCLA had just been throttled by USC on Jan. 25 when the Bruins lingered in their...
Orange County Register Feb 19, 2017
Miller: Bruins give out a hint of March

Miller: Bruins give out a hint of March

LOS ANGELES – It was chaotic. It was intense. It was fabulous. About the only thing it wasn’t was March. But that’s just because the calendar annually insists on finishing February first. Silly calendar. UCLA beat USC, 102-70, at pulsating and...
Orange County Register Feb 19, 2017
Bruins basketball at Pauley Pavilion is a hot ticket

Bruins basketball at Pauley Pavilion is a hot ticket

LOS ANGELES – The UCLA basketball team’s attendance is its highest in 19 years this season. Before hosting USC on Saturday night, Pauley Pavilion was drawing an average of 10,652 fans, the most since the 1997-98 team averaged 10,739. With three...
Orange County Register Feb 19, 2017
Final: No. 6 UCLA routs USC 102-70, snaps 4-game skid against rival

Final: No. 6 UCLA routs USC 102-70, snaps 4-game skid against rival

LOS ANGELES — Bryce Alford scored 26 points, including 10 straight in the second half, and No. 6 UCLA beat Southern California 102-70 on Saturday night, snapping a four-game skid against its crosstown rival while improving to 5-0 in February....
Orange County Register Feb 17, 2017
Lonzo Ball, UCLA get chance at redemption against USC

Lonzo Ball, UCLA get chance at redemption against USC

LOS ANGELES – The scrutiny finally broke Steve Alford on Sunday. In the postgame news conference after UCLA’s 23rd win in 26 games this season, the Bruins coach called the season-long investigation of his team’s defense “almost comical.”...
Orange County Register Feb 16, 2017
UCLA's Isaac Hamilton has polished 'old-man game' to go with old-man ways

UCLA's Isaac Hamilton has polished 'old-man game' to go with old-man ways

LOS ANGELES – Whether to drop off a meal or straighten up the place, Thomas Welsh’s mother periodically stops by the Westwood apartment her son shares with two other UCLA basketball players. She can always tell when Isaac Hamilton has been there...

Bruins Player News

  • 2 Aaron Holiday

    Aaron Holiday

    Lonzo Ball tweaks his ankle in UCLA's win over Arizona State

  • 2 Thomas Welsh

    Thomas Welsh

    UCLA pulls away from Arizona State down the stretch, 87-75

  • Lonzo Ball

    Lonzo Ball

    Lonzo Ball tweaks his ankle in UCLA's win over Arizona State

  • Bryce Alford

    Bryce Alford

    Bryce Alford leads UCLA in a blowout win of USC

  • TJ Leaf

    TJ Leaf

    UCLA takes care of Oregon State, 78-60

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