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Lonzo Ball's Long Ball Is One Of The Best Things In College Basketball

Lonzo Ball's Long Ball Is One Of The Best Things In College Basketball

It’s hard to be your program’s savior when six players are averaging double-digit scoring numbers, so for now, UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball will have to make due with being one of head coach Steve
Dillon Brooks Nails Second Coolest Three-Pointer Of His Career

Dillon Brooks Nails Second Coolest Three-Pointer Of His Career

Through 14 games, Oregon forward Dillon Brooks has taken a step to the side or backwards in nearly all major offensive categories—his long ball is hitting just 30 percent of the time. Still, as he has
You Can't Please Everyone

You Can't Please Everyone

Tears of joy for some; tears of sadness for at least one other.Read more...
Arizona Showed Us What A Complete Team Can Do To UCLA

Arizona Showed Us What A Complete Team Can Do To UCLA

Arizona downed then-No. 3 UCLA 96-85 Saturday evening, handing the Bruins their second loss of the season and further cementing the Wildcats’ place among college basketball’s fluid and fun-as-hell
Jim Mora Didn't Appreciate Some Light Criticism Of Josh Rosen

Jim Mora Didn't Appreciate Some Light Criticism Of Josh Rosen

UCLA head football coach Jim Mora is known to be a bit of a dick, which means he’s not the best guy to put on the air right after you’ve finished talking about how his quarterback, Josh Rosen,
Lonzo Ball Did His Best Steph Curry Impression And Sunk Oregon

Lonzo Ball Did His Best Steph Curry Impression And Sunk Oregon

Tenth-ranked UCLA hosted fifth-ranked Oregon tonight and struggled hard from the jump. They trailed for the first 36 minutes of the game, falling behind 37-18 at one point. UCLA regained their scoring
The Only Thing Worse Than Getting Dropped During A Cheerleading Routine Is Getting Dropped Again On Your Way Off The Floor

The Only Thing Worse Than Getting Dropped During A Cheerleading Routine Is Getting Dropped Again On Your Way Off The Floor

If at first you don’t succeed, make sure that whoever is responsible for carrying you to safety doesn’t drop you accidentally trip and body slam you. Read more...
Lonzo Ball's Dad: I Didn't Mean "My Son Will Only Play For The Lakers," I Just Said That To Will It Into Existence

Lonzo Ball's Dad: I Didn't Mean "My Son Will Only Play For The Lakers," I Just Said That To Will It Into Existence

Lonzo Ball’s father, LaVar Ball, said something on a radio show yesterday that implied his son would only be interested in playing for the Los Angeles Lakers: Read more...
Gonzaga Faceplanted And Now UCLA Is Coming For The No. 1 Seed

Gonzaga Faceplanted And Now UCLA Is Coming For The No. 1 Seed

Going into Saturday’s NCAA action, it looked like Gonzaga was a lock to earn the No. 1 seed in the West. Many, myself included, were prepared for the Bulldogs to finish the regular season undefeated
Some Things To Know About The Best NCAA Tournament Teams

Some Things To Know About The Best NCAA Tournament Teams

This is the first of three posts that will preview the NCAA tournament. This one is for people who just want to know which teams have the best shot at winning it all.Read more...
Steve Kerr Warns LaVar Ball That His Hype Might Backfire

Steve Kerr Warns LaVar Ball That His Hype Might Backfire

LaVar Ball, father of UCLA freshman superstar Lonzo, has been in the news a ton lately. The ur-Sports Dad has wedged his way into every inch of airtime offered to him to talk shit about NBA legends,
Lonzo Ball's Second-Half Performance Was Worth Staying Up For

Lonzo Ball's Second-Half Performance Was Worth Staying Up For

Sunday was the fourth straight day with nothing but back-to-back great basketball games on the tube, with the slate kicking off at noon (if you’re on the East Coast) and finishing about 12 hours
LaVar Ball: UCLA Obviously Couldn't Have Won The Championship, They Have Too Many Slow White Boys

LaVar Ball: UCLA Obviously Couldn't Have Won The Championship, They Have Too Many Slow White Boys

The nation’s preeminent Sports Dad is at it once again, folks. LaVar Ball’s latest comments are on son Lonzo’s trip to the Sweet Sixteen with UCLA and why the team couldn’t make it further, as
Takkarist McKinley Dedicates Being Selected By The Falcons To Grandmother In Emotional, "Fine Me Later" Frenzy

Takkarist McKinley Dedicates Being Selected By The Falcons To Grandmother In Emotional, "Fine Me Later" Frenzy

Takkarist McKinley was raised by his grandmother, and he promised just before she died that he’d make it to a Division I football team. Having achieved that—and then some—the UCLA defensive end
Josh Rosen Gets Brutally Honest About The Tension Between College Football And School

Josh Rosen Gets Brutally Honest About The Tension Between College Football And School

UCLA QB Josh Rosen is expected to be a high pick in the 2018 NFL Draft. The 20-year-old junior can be seen as a future NFL star and an ambitious guy whose eagerness to have a life outside of football
Whatever Could Go Wrong Went Right For Josh Rosen And UCLA

Whatever Could Go Wrong Went Right For Josh Rosen And UCLA

How do you even get the fake-spike play called and arranged with 40 seconds left, at the end of what could be a historic comeback, but just as easily could be a gut-punch of a narrow loss? Read
An A&M Regent Is Already Calling For Kevin Sumlin's Head

An A&M Regent Is Already Calling For Kevin Sumlin's Head

Anthony Buzbee is a Houston attorney and a member of the Texas A&M Board of Regents. He is also apparently not much a fan of Aggies head coach Kevin Sumlin, and last night’s historic collapse
LiAngelo Ball Among Trio Of UCLA Players Arrested For Shoplifting On China Trip [Update]

LiAngelo Ball Among Trio Of UCLA Players Arrested For Shoplifting On China Trip [Update]

UCLA men’s basketball players LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley, and Jalen Hill were arrested Tuesday after the freshmen trio were caught shoplifting, according to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman. The Bruins were
What happens next following LiAngelo Ball’s arrest in China remains unclear

What happens next following LiAngelo Ball’s arrest in China remains unclear

Three UCLA basketball players remained held Thursday at a Chinese luxury hotel after they were arrested for allegedly shoplifting sunglasses from a store in Hangzhou.
Middle Ball Child Left Behind In China After Alleged Shoplifting

Middle Ball Child Left Behind In China After Alleged Shoplifting

The three UCLA freshmen—Jalen Hill, Cody Riley, and LiAngelo Ball—caught stealing from a Louis Vuitton store in Hangzhou last week were not able to accompany their teammates back to the United States