Alford strikes out again: Key takeaways on the status of the program
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Mon Mar 10, 2014
Killing UCLA Basketball: The Athletic Director wins, But the Bruin Fans Lose
Dan Guerrero is a winner right now. Why? He got what he wanted with his choice of a UCLA Basketball coach.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Washington Road Trip: Six Observations
Over the course of 40 minutes, UCLA's superior talent generally overtakes the strategic advantage opposing coaches have as a result of the predictability and inflexibility of Alford's substitution patterns and schemes.
AM 570 KLAC
UCLA travels to Washington to take on Huskies
FACTS & STATS: Site: Alaska Airlines Arena -- Seattle, Washington. Television: ESPN2.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Familiar issues overshadow quality first half in Oregon State's 74-69 loss at UCLA
Moments after the final seconds bled of the game clock Sunday night, Gary Payton spoke in hushed yet strident tones with fellow Oregon State great A.C. Green outside Pauley Pavilion's visitors locker room.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Adams, Anderson lead UCLA past Oregon State 74-69
UCLA guard Jordan Adams, center, puts up a shot as Oregon State forward Eric Moreland, left, and center Angus Brandt defend during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, March 2, 2014, in Los Angeles.
Bruin Bites: Wear Appreciation on Senior Night
This is a strange game tonight where UCLA has a chance to avenge their worst loss of the season to the Oregon State Beavers earlier this season.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Willits News
UCLA tied Oregon with a miracle last-second shot
The Bruins clawed their way through 11 more minutes, eventually falling 87-83 to Oregon in double overtime.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
GAME NOTES: Differing motives will fuel each team in a Pac-12 Conference melee between the Oregon Ducks and the UCLA Bruins on Thursday night at Pauley Pavilion.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Part 1--Steve Alford the Bench Coach on Defense
In the next two days I am going to do two posts on Steve Alford's coaching. By coaching I mean bench coaching.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
UCLA Basketball: The Road Trip Curse
We can't seem to get a road trip sweep-even with the league title and a protected seed in San Diego on the line .
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Stanford Takes Down No. 23 UCLA, 83-74
23 UCLA on Saturday. Josh Huestis tied a career high with 22 points and Anthony Brown had 18 for the Cardinal , who have won five of six.
The Miami Herald
Stanford beats No. 23 UCLA 83-74
Captain Butch Constable holds up a large Spanish mackerel caught by Don Eichin during a recent outing near Peck's Lake south of St. Lucie Inlet.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
UCLA Basketball: Bruins Will Live and Die by Jordan Adams in Postseason
Nearly three weeks ago, UCLA lost its third conference game to a team with a losing record, Oregon State, the Bruins' second loss on the second game of a road trip.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Albany Times Union
No. 23 UCLA keeps pace in Pac-12, beats Cal 86-66
UCLA's Kyle Anderson, right, drives against California's Jabari Bird during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, in Berkeley, Calif.
The News Tribune
Bruins and Bears to do battle in Pac-12 brawl
After climbing back into the national rankings, the UCLA Bruins will try to stay hot when they visit the California Golden Bears for a Pac-12 Conference tilt on Wednesday night.
California Golden Blogs
Previewing UCLA: Second place on the line
Can Cal avenge their 12 point loss to the Bruins in Westwood and keep their Pac-12 title hopes alive? Is UCLA more or less hateable when their team is more highly esteemed by opposing fans and the media than they are by their own fanbase? I don't really know the answer to that question.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
UCLA BBall: Chasing Arizona...Again.
This week's big news in PAC-12 Men's Basketball is Arizona's double overtime loss to ASU.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Adams leads UCLA to 80-66 win over Utah
Adams had 16 points, 10 rebounds and five assists for UCLA , and Norman Powell had 13 points before fouling out with 50 seconds remaining.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
UCLA's Powell finds his niche under Alford
There's a lot to be said for understanding your own strengths. And UCLA's Norman Powell, perhaps the Pac-12's most improved basketball player this season, has never doubted his.