UCLA Bruins Articles

Norman Powell
When Steve Alford was chosen to replace longtime coach Ben Howland in April 2013, the hire didn’t exactly have UCLA fans jumping for joy. Howland, after all, had taken the Bruins to three straight Final Fours in the past decade and was fresh...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
Arizona Wildcats
Athlon Sports brings the most intriguing, important, historic and bizarre stats from around the weekend of Pac-12 football action: 59: Arizona school record for points in a Pac-12 gameThe Wildcats scored 59 points behind five touchdown strikes...
Braden Gall
5 months ago
USC Trojans
It might not look like a marquee weekend in the Pac-12, as only one game will feature two ranked teams, but Week 9 could be one of the biggest of the season out West. Contenders Oregon, USC, Arizona, Arizona State and UCLA are all on the road...
Braden Gall
5 months ago
Oregon Ducks
Athlon Sports brings the most intriguing, important, historic and bizarre stats from around the weekend of Pac-12 football action: 187.7: Devontae Booker yards per game in the last three gamesAfter three weeks of the season, the junior college...
Braden Gall
5 months ago
College Football
It’s not a nationally important weekend in the Pac-12 but there are four important and intriguing matchups for both the South and North Division races out West. The North could officially become a two-horse race if Washington cannot...
Braden Gall
5 months ago
Washington Huskies
There are 11 Big 5 teams left in college football that have yet to lose a conference game and none of them reside in the Pac-12. The talk in the preseason was that the Pac-12 could be the league that was deep enough to challenge the SEC for...
Braden Gall
5 months ago
UCLA coach Jim Mora and defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich had a bit of a disagreement during the first half of Saturday’s game against Oregon, and the two coaches got into a heated discussion after a touchdown by the Ducks.Mora appeared to...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Oregon Ducks
It’s not a huge slate in the Pac-12 with just four games, but the quality of the Week 7 matchups out West is second to none in college football this weekend. A preview of the Pac-12 championship game could take place in the hallowed...
Braden Gall
5 months ago
Dak Prescott
 Not that we needed any more reminders that last week was a three-day period of chaos in college football like none other, but take a look at the impact games in the aftermath for Week 7. It’s the middle of October, and an...
David Fox
5 months ago
UCLA Bruins
Not protecting the quarterback finally caught up with UCLA. Just one week after looking like a national title contender on the road against Arizona State, Brett Hundley was sacked a staggering 10 times by Utah on Saturday night in the...
Braden Gall
5 months ago
Arizona State Sun Devils
The Sun Devils were literally on their last gasp when a backup quarterback changed the entire complexion of the season for Todd Graham with two throws. Trailing for most of the game, Arizona State's back-up quarterback Mike Bercovici...
Braden Gall
5 months ago
Stanford Cardinal
The first shot was fired across both the Pac-12 North and Pac-12 South bows last weekend as Stanford and UCLA earned critical division wins over two conference contenders. But in what could be the best league in football, there is no rest for...
Braden Gall
6 months ago
Nebraska Cornhuskers
Athlon Sports has formed a Heisman Trophy committee. Each week, we will ask 13 members of the national college football media to rank their top candidates for the Heisman Trophy. Each voter will rank their top five candidates, with each first-...
Braden Gall
6 months ago
USC Trojans
Oregon State may not be a Pac-12 title contender but that didn't keep people like me from picking the Beavers to upset the Trojans this weekend. At the very least, most were taking Mike Riley's bunch to cover the 9.5-point spread. The...
Braden Gall
6 months ago
USC Trojans
The Pac-12 South race got a little clearer in Week 5. UCLA took a two-game lead on Arizona State. USC fixed its defensive issues and sits atop the South at 2-0. Utah missed a huge opportunity to enter the fray by choking away a big lead at...
Braden Gall
6 months ago
Todd Gurley
After his team lost by 3 to Georgia, Tennessee coach Butch Jones likened defending Georgia’s run game to defending the wishbone. Don't give Georgia any ideas. It's scary what Todd Gurley might do if he played in that kind of...
David Fox
6 months ago
Jim Mora
Two Pac-12 South heavyweights square off on Thursday night, as Arizona State hosts UCLA in a battle of two teams surrounded in mystery. The Bruins and Sun Devils are both dealing with injuries at quarterback, but the situation differs for each team...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
Washington Huskies
The slate of action last weekend in the Pac-12 was seriously lacking but that didn’t stop the West Coast from entertaining the college football world thoroughly. After a wild Hail Mary in Tucson and an intense back-and-forth affair in...
Braden Gall
6 months ago
Washington Huskies
Athlon Sports brings the most intriguing, important, historic and bizarre stats from around the weekend of Pac-12 football action: 44: Yards allowed in the second half by WashingtonOne of the most shocking halftime scores of Week 4 was the...
Braden Gall
6 months ago
Oregon Ducks
Most of the contenders are resting up this weekend out West. Last place (that’s right) Stanford is on a bye. USC is licking its wounds. And Arizona State and UCLA are tending to injured stars under center. That doesn’t mean there...
Braden Gall
6 months ago
Oregon Ducks
Offensive line play is often overlooked when analyzing and predicting a college football season. Outside of quarterback play, the five players in the trenches are the most important position on offense. Good skill players won’t go far with a...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
USC Trojans
Athlon Sports brings the most intriguing, important, historic and bizarre stats from around the weekend of Pac-12 football action: 452: Rushing yards allowed by USCHow is this not the most important number in the Pac-12 this weekend? The...
Braden Gall
6 months ago
Georgia Bulldogs
Every Saturday night, Athlon Sports’ Braden Gall hosts The Scoreboard Show on SiriusXM College Sports Nation, Ch. 91. Every Tuesday, Athlon Sports will feature his take on the national conversation from fans to players to coaches. The...
Braden Gall
6 months ago
Taylor Kelly
The Pac-12 was 7-2 overall in Week 3. One of those losses was a conference game but the other was a horrendous road defeat for USC at the hands of Boston College. But there were two other losses that could prove to be huge in the race for the...
Braden Gall
6 months ago
Todd Gurley
Week 3 offered only one game between two ranked teams, so the notion of Heisman moments was in short supply this week. There was one great play by the current frontrunner for the award, but that play came against Wyoming. It will live in...
David Fox
6 months ago

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