Steve Alford

Tony Parker and Robert Boezeman. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

UCLA Rallies In 2nd Half To Beat UC Riverside 77-66

Another slow start had UCLA coach Steve Alford questioning his team’s toughness at halftime. He demanded to know who was going to be a leader and bring energy against an upstart UC Riverside team.

12/10/2014

Zach LaVine #14 of the UCLA Bruins reacts after a foul during a regional semifinal of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament against the Florida Gators at the FedExForum on March 27, 2014 in Memphis, Tennessee. (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Inexperienced UCLA Basketball Will Lean On Newcomers

Four starters lost, including three to the NBA draft. A slew of newcomers. There’s some instability at UCLA.

10/29/2014

Tulsa v UCLA

No. 4 UCLA Finishes No. 11 Tulsa 76-59, To Play No. 12 Stephen F. Austin Sunday

Jordan Adams scored 21 points and Norman Powell added 15 in his hometown to lead fourth-seeded UCLA to a 76-59 victory over 13th-seeded Tulsa on Friday night, spoiling the NCAA tournament head coaching debut of Danny Manning.

03/21/2014

Pac-12 Basketball Tournament - Quarterfinals - Oregon v UCLA

Pac-12 Champs UCLA Look To Stay Hot As They Face No. 13 Tulsa

Steve Alford, in his first year at UCLA and 23rd overall as a head coach, led Indiana to the national championship in 1987. Manning led Kansas to the title the following season.

03/20/2014

Travis Wear #24 of the UCLA Bruins high fives head coach Steve Alford after they took the lead against the Arizona Wildcats during the championship game of the Pac-12 Basketball Tournament at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 15, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. UCLA won 75-71. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Alford, UCLA Draw Tulsa In NCAA Opener

UCLA will open the NCAA tournament as a No. 4 seed against Tulsa in San Diego on Friday.

03/16/2014

Bryce Alford #20 of the UCLA Bruins drives against Kyle Boswell #10 of the UCSB Gauchos at Pauley Pavilion on December 3, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Jordan Adams, Kyle Anderson Lead No. 18 UCLA Over UC Santa Barbara, 89-76

Jordan Adams scored 22 points and Kyle Anderson added 21 to lead No. 18 UCLA to an 89-76 victory over UC Santa Barbara on Tuesday night.

12/03/2013

Steve Alford addresses the audience at a press conference after being introduced as UCLA's new head men's basketball coach on April 2, 2013 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

No. 22 UCLA Survives Drexel In Steve Alford’s Debut As Coach

Jordan Adams scored 16 points and No. 22 UCLA held off Drexel 72-67 Friday night in Steve Alford’s debut as coach of the Bruins.

11/08/2013

Steve Alford addresses the audience at a press conference after being introduced as UCLA's new head men's basketball coach on April 2, 2013 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

UCLA Routs Cal State San Bernardino, 96-66, In Steve Alford’s Debut

Jordan Adams scored 18 of his 25 points in the first half to help Steve Alford win his first game as UCLA’s coach, a 96-66 exhibition victory over Cal State San Bernardino on Wednesday night.

10/30/2013

Travis Wear #24 of the UCLA Bruins fights for the ball with Kyle Richardson #34 of the Long Beach State 49ers at Pauley Pavilion on December 18, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

UCLA’s Travis Wear Diagnosed With Appendicitis

UCLA forward Travis Wear has been diagnosed with appendicitis.

10/28/2013

Steve Alford addresses the audience at a press conference after being introduced as UCLA's new head men's basketball coach on April 2, 2013 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Steve Alford’s Bruins Ranked No. 23 In NCAA Basketball Coaches Poll

Steve Alford’s UCLA Bruins will enter the NCAA Basketball season ranked No. 23 in coaches poll.

10/18/2013

Steve Alford addresses the audience at a press conference after being introduced as UCLA's new head men's basketball coach on April 2, 2013 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

UCLA Introduces Steve Alford As Men’s Basketball Coach

Steve Alford was introduced Tuesday as UCLA’s head basketball coach.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/02/2013

Head coach Steve Alford  (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

UCLA Hires Steve Alford As Men’s Basketball Coach

Steve Alford was hired as UCLA basketball coach on Saturday, spurning New Mexico days after he agreed to a new 10-year deal with the Lobos for a chance to run what he called “the premier basketball program in the country.”

03/30/2013

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