Category: UCLA Bruins

Dan Guerrero Will Wait Before Making a Decision on Ben Howland

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Ben Howland is in his ninth year as Head Coach at UCLA. During his tenure with the Bruins, Howland has been incredibly successful. He has a dazzling 205-96 record, has recruited numerous McDonald’s All-Americans, has sent numerous players to the pros, and at one time led the Bruins to three ...

Rick Neuheisel: “You have to decide what your expectation level is and then meet that with the resources necessary.”

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

You'd think that coaching a football game after you'd already been fired would be awkward, yet it's not as if Rick Neuheisel is alone on this ship. Instead, he actually seems excited to coach in the Pac-12 Championship Game against Oregon on Saturday despite the fact he's already been told ...

Rick Neuheisel Hopes Reorganizing His Staff Will Bring Success

Friday, March 4th, 2011

Rick Neuheisel has had quite a struggle at his alma mater as he enters his fourth season as coach of the UCLA Bruins.  His first year, the Bruins were a miserable 4-8 team, then improved to 7-6, which was capped off with an EagleBank Bowl win over Temple for their first ...

The UCLA Bruins Have Flipped the Switch Right in Time for March

Thursday, March 3rd, 2011

People around college basketball will tell you that teams want to be playing their best basketball in February and March as opposed to November and December. That’s good news for the UCLA Bruins. After getting off to a shaky 3-4 start in their first seven games, the Bruins have rallied ...

Arizona, Washington Square Off In Separation Weekend for Pac-10

Thursday, February 17th, 2011

The Pac-10 champion will not officially be determined this weekend, but the Arizona Wildcats could go a ways in separating themselves further from the pack. Or, as they square off with Washington for a second time, the pack could become a free-for-all with just two weeks left on the schedule. The ...

Former UCLA Teammates Lead Jaguars Into MNF

Monday, October 18th, 2010

Maurice Jones-Drew has clearly established himself as the face of the Jacksonville Jaguars, especially amongst those who play fantasy football. But it's a current (and former) teammate that's making quite the splash. Jones-Drew played with tight end Marcedes Lewis for three seasons at UCLA and has now the two have now ...

Rick Neuheisel Basks In Signature Win As Bruins’ Head Coach

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

What a difference two weeks makes for the UCLA Bruins football team. After two weeks, UCLA was 0-2 and looking punchless. Two weeks later, the Bruins are back at .500 with a pair of wins over top-25 teams under their belt. Their win against Houston at the Rose Bowl was ...

Norm Chow Believes Matt Leinart Will Succeed in NFL

Thursday, August 26th, 2010

The list of quarterbacks who honed their craft thanks to the offensive mind of Norm Chow is a who's who of Heisman Trophy winners and Pro Bowl selections. However, those two honors have never had any correlation for him. Steve Young didn't win a Heisman, but he is a Hall of ...

Rick Neuheisel Doesn’t Have Any Sympathy for Lane Kiffin

Thursday, August 5th, 2010

The winds of change could be blowing through the Pac-10 this season. Everyone knows that the conference will expand following this season, so that’s certainly a big change. The other big change is happening in Southern Cal. USC has dominated the conference for the last decade or so thanks to ...

Matt Barnes: “Even though the money wasn’t the greatest option on the table I knew that I wanted to be a Laker”

Monday, July 26th, 2010

The Los Angeles Lakers are coming off of back-to-back NBA Championships but want next season to be special.  With Phil Jackson set to retire at the end of next season, Kobe Bryant and the Lakers want to send Jackson off into the southern California sunset on a winning note.  The Lakers ...