Feb 082014
 
UCLA Basketball Represented During 2014 NBA All-Star Weekend

Courtesy: UCLA Athletics Release: Friday 02/07/2014 Former UCLA standout Kevin Love of the Minnesota Timberwolves has earned his first career start in the NBA All-Star Game, to be played Sunday, Feb. 16, at New Orleans Arena. Love will be competing in his third career NBA All-Star Game and will serve as the Bruins’ lone representative […]

Jan 092014
 
DUNK CITY SPECIAL EDITION OF THE ALMOST DAILY COMBUSTABLE DOSE OF UCLA NEWS AND ODDITIES

After UCLA humiliated Southern Cal with a staggering 107 point explosion, we decided to have a special “Dunk City” edition of “Combustible.”  That game was the equivalent of  kicking young Mr. Enfield in the nuts and running off with his wife. Today: Updated: 1/9/2014 2:57 pm Found this statement from the L.A. Times interesting (and […]

Jan 012014
 
Steve Alford vs "Dunk City Enfield": The Matchup

Steve Alford and Andy Enfield were hired two days apart last April at UCLA and USC respectfully. And all was blissful in the world of Los Angeles college basketball. Then it all stopped.  On 10/15/2013,  “Dunk City Enfield” launched the first shot by telling his players in front of media, “If you want to play slow, […]

Dec 022013
 

“Reading this page every day is like hitting three gold bars at a Las Vegas slot machine” – Bruin Authority Guys Today: Thoughts on Broussard, UCLA basketball alum, and tasars. Updated: 12/2/2013 3:57 pm Brossard Fired – Our Thoughts UCLA running back coach Steve Broussard has been fired but the reasons are different than what […]

Nov 242013
 

Tell everyone about this guy, even your friends on Facebook you’re not really friends with. Sagemont senior basketball player Gyorgy Goloman hasn’t even played a high school game. Yet he is guaranteed college basketball as he signed Wednesday to play at national power UCLA. “I think he’s starting to grasp (how big of a deal UCLA […]

Nov 152013
 

LOS ANGELES (WJBK) – A police report obtained by Fox 2 News confirms that two Oakland University basketball players were arrested Thursday morning in Los Angeles following a game with the UCLA bruins. TMZ Sports reports that 23-year-old starting guard Duke Mondy and 20-year-old Dante Williams were arrested inside a Culver City hotel following an SVU investigation, and subsequently booked […]

Nov 122013
 

Digger Phelps To Be Inducted Into Notre Dame Basketball Ring Of Honor. “Forty years to the day that one of the greatest moments in Notre Dame’s illustrious athletics history occurred, the man who engineered the Fighting Irish’s stunning 71-70 victory over top-ranked UCLA on Jan. 19, 1974 that ended the Bruins 88-game win streak will […]

Nov 112013
 

Update On Ed’s Lawsuit Against the NCAA. From the story: “A federal judge on Friday partially granted class action status in a lawsuit concerning the use of college athletes’ names and likenesses.” To read the full article from USA Today, click here. As usual, you are welcome to share information and stories you found here. […]

Nov 082013
 

Probably about a year old, this video takes a tour of the campus athletic facilities. If you have never seen the inside of the Acosta Athletic Training Center then you can get a peek here. As usual, you are welcome to share information and stories you found here.  We just ask that you give BruinAuthority.com credit if […]