UCLA Bruins NCAA Basketball Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. LaVar Ball: 'Slow White Guys' to Blame for UCLA Basketball LossRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | News Max

    "Slow white guys" are to blame for UCLA's recent Sweet 16 loss, says blabbermouth basketball dad LaVar Ball who's become even more of a go-to for a sports sound bite since angering NBA superstar LeBron James. "Realistically you can't win no championship with three white guys because the foot speed is too slow," Ball told the Orange County Register in explaining the loss by the teams that includes his son, Lonzo Ball, star point guard and future NBA draft pick.

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  2. LaVar Ball blames slow 'white guys' for UCLA's tournament demiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | ArcaMax Publishing

    Lonzo Ball pulled his hamstring during UCLA's season-ending loss to Kentucky in the Sweet 16, his father LaVar Ball revealed Thursday, adding it prevented Lonzo from taking over for teammates who lacked the athleticism required to win a national championship. "Realistically you can't win no championship with three white guys because the foot speed is too slow," LaVar Ball said.

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  3. Lonzo Balla s father blames a 3 white guysa for UCLA lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Tribune-Chronicle

    In this March 4, 2017, file photo, UCLA guard Lonzo Ball, right, shakes hands with his father LaVar following an NCAA college basketball game against Washington State in Los Angeles. UCLA won 77-68.

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  4. Gossip's Beth Ditto Returns With a Retro Solo Single, 'Fire'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Former Gossip frontwoman Beth Ditto has announced her debut solo album, five years after the group disbanded. The previous year, Ditto released her solo Beth Ditto EP, but since then, her solo output consisted of guest appearances before Monday's Fake Sugar announcement.

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  5. College Hotline: Ridiculously early top-25 for the 2017-18 basketball ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Based on the number of players officially testing the waters and the number of days remaining for underclassmen to wade in, significant revisions are likely in store for the rankings below. Also: I have not taken uncommitted recruits into account, even if indications suggest a strong lean to a particular school.

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  6. De'Aaron Fox says he will leave Kentucky to enter NBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    MARCH 19: De'Aaron Fox #0 of the Kentucky Wildcats celebrates his dunk against the Wichita State Shockers in the second half during the second round of the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse on March 19, 2017 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Kentucky Wildcats won 65-62.

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  7. 2017 Big Board: Shooting GuardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | NBA.com

    Prince -- who, yes, really was a pretty good basketball player at 5-foot-2 back in his day , in the seminal "Chappelle's Show" skit about Prince, Charlie Murphy , Micki Free, pancakes and 'Game, Blouses' -- during the Revolution's game against Charlie Murphy and his buddies at Prince's home in the '80s. . That is the NBA game now.

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  8. Steve Alford's Most Entertaining but Technically not his Best SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | Bruins Nation

    By the numbers, Steve Alford's best season was led by Kyle Anderson, not Lonzo Ball - Stephen Lam/Getty Images It's been over a week since UCLA lost to Kentucky in a rematch of UCLA's best win of the year. This team had some very good accomplishments.

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  9. Steve Alford: Should He Stay or Should He Go?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Bruins Nation

    It was just a little over a year ago that the Trojans clobbered the Bruins 95-71 in the first round of the Pac-12 tournament to bring the Bruins' 2015-16 season to a fitting conclusion. UCLA had stumbled across the regular season finish line with four consecutive losses on the way to compiling a 6-12 conference mark.

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  10. Derrick Walton Jr. comes up short in college 3-point competition after reaching semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | MLive.com

    In his final act in a Michigan uniform, Derrick Walton Jr. advanced to the semifinals of college basketball's State Farm Three-Point Championship before falling short of the championship round. In the competition at Grand Canyon University in Phoenix as part of Final Four festivities this week, Walton scored 15 points in the semifinals, finishing behind Iowa's Peter Jok and Grand Canyon's DeWayne Russel.

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  11. TJ Leaf declares for the 2017 NBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | MSNBC

    The 6-foot-10 Leaf averaged 16.3 points, 8.2 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.1 blocks per game. His shooting numbers were also impressive, connecting on 62 percent of his field goals, including 27-of-58 from beyond the 3-point arc.

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  12. SWK to Compete in 3-Point ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | University of Maryland Terrapins

    PHOENIX Senior Shatori Walker-Kimbrough of the Maryland women's basketball team will compete in the 2017 State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships, Intersport announced today. The 29th annual event, which will showcase the dunking and long-range shooting talents of 24 of the country's premier college basketball players, will air live on ESPN at 7 p.m. PT on March 30 from Grand Canyon University Arena in Phoenix.

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  13. Walton to Participate in Men's Basketball Three-Point ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | MGo Blue

    University of Michigan men's basketball senior guard Derrick Walton Jr. has been selected as one of eight men's players to compete in the 3-Point Championship as part of the 29th State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships to be held Thursday at Grand Canyon University Arena. The event will air live on ESPN at 10 p.m. EDT.

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  14. Hawkinson to Play in All-Star GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Washington State University men's basketball senior Josh Hawkinson has been selected to play in the 2017 Reese's Division I College All-Star Game to be played on Reese's Final Four Friday, March 31, at University of Phoenix Stadium at Phoenix, the National Association of Basketball Coaches and the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Committee announced Tuesday. The contest, featuring two teams of the nation's outstanding seniors in NCAA Division I, will tip off at 3:35 p.m. PDT and will be televised on CBS Sports Network.

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  15. Fultz v. Ball: King Jay's PerspectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Liberty Ballers

    NOTE: This is supposed to be just a comment on another user's post, but it turned out to be really long by accident so I just copy-and-pasted it here to be its own thread. This was written up really quickly, just meant to be a comment as I said, so apologies in advance for anything weird.

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  16. March Madness 2017: NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 produces intriguing weekend matchupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Lonzo Ball took control in UCLA's second-round game against Cincinnati putting up 18 points nine assists and seven rebounds to send the Bruins to the Sweet 16. Two of his 3-pointers put UCLA up midway through the second half. - and a risky scoring points guard - De'Aaron Fox .

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  17. Thrilling ride made UCLA's season-ending loss sting worseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    The four-month frenzy over a team likely constituted of five future NBA players and a pair of rare college seniors was certainly a thrill ride. In the end, it didn't possess the substance to match hype not seen in Westwood since the mid-1990s.

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  18. Improvement of freshman Fox leads Kentucky to Elite 8Read the original story

    Mar 25, 2017 | World News Report

    Clay Bailey, Associated Press Updated 8:32 pm, Saturday, March 25, 2017 Kentucky guard De'Aaron Fox heads to the basket against UCLA guard Bryce Alford in the second half of an NCAA college basketball tournament South Regional semifinal game Friday, March 24, 2017, in Memphis, Tenn.

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  19. UCLA's basketball future might depend on its family tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    UCLA's TJ Leaf, left, Ike Anigbogu and Lonzo Ball sit in the locker room after the Bruins were eliminated by Kentucky in an NCAA tournament South Regional semifinal on March 24. UCLA's TJ Leaf, left, Ike Anigbogu and Lonzo Ball sit in the locker room after the Bruins were eliminated by Kentucky in an NCAA tournament South Regional semifinal on March 24. There was a theme that transcended the red eyes and vacant stares of a despondent locker room late Friday night inside FedExForum . It could be heard in the voices of UCLA players who sounded as if the bond they had forged over 31 victories could not possibly be shattered by one season-ending defeat.

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  20. Ball going pro, Alford staying at UCLARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | WOI

    Ball said he planned to enter the NBA draft after the Bruins lost to Kentucky in the Sweet 16 on Friday night, dashing their national title hopes. The freshman phenom helped UCLA to a 31-5 record while averaging 14.6 points, 6.0 rebounds and 7.6 assists.

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