Whicker: UCLA Bruins reach the end of the line
The Pasadena Star-News
“We got outplayed tonight,” said Lonzo Ball, after Kentucky took apart UCLA 86-75 in what Ball acknowledged was his final game for UCLA, as if we didn't know. “I had a lot of great memories and made a lot of relationships,” he said. “It was fun, but it ...
UCLA can't keep pace with Kentucky and is beaten at its own game in Sweet 16
Los Angeles Times
The team that had trampled others for nearly five months got overrun at the worst possible time, UCLA's defense picked apart in the second half by the same Kentucky players the Bruins had vanquished earlier this season. The third-seeded Bruins were no ...
UCLA Bruins Coach Steve Alford to ESPN: “I am absolutely 100 percent not going to Indiana.”
Let me spell this out for all the Alford apologists and national media who think that Bruin fans are under the illusion that UCLA should win the title every year. That's not true. But, at the same time, we do expect that our coach will lead our team to ...
UCLA Bruin Baseball vs. UC Berkeley Golden Bears Series Preview
The UCLA Bruin Baseball team (7-11, 1-2 PAC 12) continues its eight game home stand this weekend, hosting the UC Berkeley Golden Bears (9-9, 1-2 PAC 12) for a three game series at Jackie Robinson Stadium. First pitch for tonight's game is at 6 p.m. PT.
Lawson's double-double helps Memphis beat East Carolina
Statesville Record & Landmark
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — K.J. Lawson had 12 points and a career-high 19 rebounds, and Memphis pulled away early in the second half to beat East Carolina 57-50 on Saturday. Jimario Rivers scored 15 points to lead Memphis (16-6, 6-3 American), which ...
Josh Pastner has gone from Memphis' $1.25M castoff to Georgia Tech's jewel
Josh Pastner signed McDonald's All-Americans at Memphis, made four straight trips to the NCAA Tournament from 2011 to 2014, and generally handled following Hall of Famer John Calipari about as well as anybody could reasonably expect a first-time head ...
Ex-MATA CEO among 42 arrested in Memphis prostitution sting
The Commercial Appeal
"The work of our agents, intelligence analysts and all law enforcement partners should send a strong message that we won't stand for this type of crime in Memphis or our state," Gwyn said at a morning press conference. "We will take this operation to ...
FBI: Memphis credit union robber arrested in Seattle
The bureau's Memphis office says 54-year-old Tony Allen Barnes was arrested Friday in Seattle on federal charges of unlawful flight to avoid prosecution. Barnes had been wanted in connection with the June 21 robbery of First South Credit Union in ...