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.
The UCLA Bruins will unveil a John Wooden statue on October 26th as part of the re-opening of newly renovated 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.
UAB school officials say former UCLA, UAB coach Gene Bartow has died. He was 81.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 students will honor John Wooden Thursday, which would have been the late basketball coach’s 100th birthday.