UCLA Hires Steve Alford As Men's Basketball CoachSteve 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."
Howland Holds News Conference To Thank UCLA Players, StaffOusted UCLA basketball coach Ben Howland, who was fired two days after the Bruins were eliminated from this year's NCAA tournament, held a press conference Monday afternoon.
UCLA: Basketball Coach Ben Howland Has NOW Been FiredA UCLA spokesperson said Saturday that head coach Ben Howland had not been fired.
UCLA: Ben Howland Has Not Been Fired UCLA hasn't fired Ben Howland as basketball coach, although his time in Westwood appears to be running out.
UCLA Tied For First PlaceUCLA is back in a tie for first place in the Pac-12, following a two-game sweep over the Washington Huskies and Washington State.
UCLA To Investigate Shabazz Muhammad's Gucci BackpackThe UCLA compliance department is looking into a designer backpack that freshman Shabazz Muhammad wore after Thursday night’s win against Arizona, according to ESPN.
Center Joshua Smith Quits UCLA BasketballCenter Joshua Smith is quitting UCLA's basketball team and the school gave him his immediate release.
UCLA Files Appeal On Muhammad IneligibilityUCLA has filed an appeal with the NCAA regarding freshman Shabazz Muhammad being ruled ineligible.
New Recruits Will Try To Bring Back Winning Tradition At UCLAWith new recruits Shabazz Muhammad, Kyle Anderson and Tony Parker, along with a newly renovated arena almost ready to open, things appear to be looking up for UCLA's basketball program months after last season ended in turmoil
Howland Will Return To Coach UCLA Next Season UCLA athletic director Dan Guerrero says men's basketball coach Ben Howland will remain in charge of the troubled program.
Bruins Fall To Arizona In Pac-12 Quarterfinals Solomon Hill scored 25 points and Arizona defeated UCLA despite going 8½ minutes without a field goal in the second half of a 66-58 quarterfinal victory in the Pac-12 tournament on Thursday.
Bruins Crush WSU In First Game Since SI Article Seldom-used forward Brendan Lane finished a breakaway dunk in the waning moments on Thursday night, bringing the UCLA crowd to its feet. It was just one small play in an already decided game, but it provided a moment of pleasure amid a few days of negativity.
UCLA Players Undermined Discipline, Morale Players and staff members from the past four UCLA basketball teams say that coach Ben Howland allowed an influx of talented but immature recruits to undermine team discipline and morale as the once-proud program has struggled to live up to its storied history, Sports Illustrated reported Wednesday.
Report: Sports Illustrated Expected To Release 'Highly Negative' Article On UCLA Basketball ProgramSports Illustrated is expected to release an 'extremely negative' article on Wednesday about the UCLA Bruins men's basketball team under coach Ben Howland.
Bruins Cruise Past Arizona State For 9th Conference WinLazeric Jones scored 13 of his 20 points as UCLA pulled away in the second half, lifting the Bruins to a 66-57 victory over Arizona State Thursday night.