John Wooden


Former USC Basketball Coach Bob Boyd Dies At 84

Bob Boyd, the Southern California basketball coach who led the Trojans to four postseason appearances in the 1960s and ’70s, died Wednesday. He was 84.


Fans view a newly erected statue of legendary UCLA head coach John Wooden in front of Pauley Pavillion before the first game there since renovations, between the Indiana State Sycamores and the UCLA Bruins on November 9, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

New College Basketball Tournament To Honor Legendary UCLA Coach Wooden

A new college basketball tournament called the Wooden Legacy will feature 10 schools, including Marquette and Miami playing Nov. 28-Dec. 1 at two sites in Orange County.



UCLA To Unveil John Wooden Statue At Newly Renovated Pauley Pavilion On October 26

The UCLA Bruins will unveil a John Wooden statue on October 26th as part of the re-opening of newly renovated Pauley Pavilion.


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UCLA To Play Indiana State To Kick-Off New Pauley Pavilion

UCLA will play its first basketball game in the renovated Pauley Pavilion against Indiana State on Nov. 9 in a nod to the roots of late Bruins coaching great John Wooden.


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Former UCLA Basketball Coach Gene Bartow Dies At 81

UAB school officials say former UCLA, UAB coach Gene Bartow has died. He was 81.


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UCLA Very Unhappy About Auction Of Pauley Court

UCLA athletic director Dan Guerrero says the school is “extremely disappointed” that the original round center section of basketball court at Pauley Pavilion is to be auctioned.


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Wooden’s Great-Grandson Scores Last UCLA Basket At Pauley

The great-grandson of the late John Wooden scored UCLA’s final basket in the last men’s game to be played at historic Pauley Pavilion before it closes for renovation.


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Uconn Women Look To Streak Past Wooden

Having previously matched major-college basketball’s longest winning streak, the Connecticut women will seek to run a fast break into the record books tonight.


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New UCLA Exhibit Recreates John Wooden’s Den

UCLA recreated the home den of the late basketball coach in a new exhibit that opened Wednesday at the Athletics Hall of Fame, located steps away from Pauley Pavilion, where Wooden plied his trade until 1975.


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Gone, But Not Forgotten: UCLA Fetes John Wooden

Tyler Trapani would always celebrate his great-grandfather’s birthday with a family dinner for the man known to his loved ones as “Papa.”



UCLA To Remember John Wooden On His 100th Birthday

UCLA students will honor John Wooden Thursday, which would have been the late basketball coach’s 100th birthday.