E.J. Singler scored a career-high 26 points and Oregon rallied from a 13-point halftime deficit to defeat UCLA 75-68 on Saturday.
UCLA went into Maui with two embarrassing losses and added two more before heading home. At least the Bruins are making some progress.
UCLA Head Men’s Basketball Coach Ben Howland announced today that he has reinstated Reeves Nelson. Nelson will return to practice on Thursday, Nov. 17, and will travel with team to the EA Sports Maui Invitational this weekend. The team did not practice today.
In the span of four surprising days, UCLA went from being a Top 25 team tabbed to win the Pac-12 title to unranked and 0-2. The Bruins have staggered out of the gate with double-digit losses to two mid-majors and the suspension of starter Reeves Nelson for his bad attitude.
For the first time since the 2002-03 season , the UCLA Bruins are 0-2 after falling to Middle Tennessee State on Tuesday night, 86-66.
Despite losing two of last season’s top three scorers, UCLA enters 2011-12 with high expectations thanks to its tremendous frontline duo of Reeves Nelson and Joshua Smith.
UCLA is picked to win the first Pac-12 basketball title. The Bruins haven’t won a league crown since 2008, when they made the last of three consecutive trips to the Final Four.
UCLA freshman guard Norman Powell sustained a concussion at a workout this week and received three staples in his forehead to close a small cut.
UCLA senior point guard Jerime Anderson has been suspended for at least the team’s season opener following his arrest on suspicion of grand theft.
Santa Clara has extended the contract of basketball coach Kerry Keating through the 2014-15 season.
Four-star rising senior Jordan Adams of Oak Hill Academy (Mouth of Wilson, Va.) announced Monday he will attend UCLA, broadcasting the decision live via CourtCred.com.
UCLA guard Malcolm Lee will put his name in the NBA draft, although he won’t an hire agent, leaving open the possibility of returning for his final year of eligibility.
It’s March, so naturally Michigan State and UCLA are gearing up for runs in the NCAA tournament.
Malcolm Lee hit four free throws in the closing seconds of overtime to lift UCLA to a 58-54 victory over wounded Washington State on Saturday.
The Washington Huskies completed a weekend in Southern California like they haven’t enjoyed for quite a while.