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UCLA Women Are Having A Successful Basketball Season

When someone mentions UCLA sports the first thing that comes to mind is men’s basketball. For over 50 years the men’s basketball program has been the light that has shined the brightest. This year the light still shines but it’s pointed in the...

 

USC Men, Women Eye NCAA Tournament Berths

There are only five games remaining in the regular season for the USC men’s basketball team. They are currently 18-7 overall and 7-5 in the Pac-12 conference. All of their seven losses have come on the road but the men of Troy are unbeaten at home...

 

West LA Plays Home Baseball Games Next Week

The West Los Angeles College baseball team will play three home games next week starting with Tuesday February 23, when they face Victor Valley at 2 p.m. on Thursday February 25, Grossmont at 2 p.m. and Friday, February 26, Irvine Valley at 2 p.m....

 

UCLA Needs Wins To Make The NCAA Tournament

The UCLA Bruins men’s basketball team is flirting with NCAA Tournament qualifying failure as they travel to Arizona to face the University of Arizona on Friday, February 12, at 6 p.m. on ESPN and Arizona State this Sunday at 5:30 p.m. on ESPNU....

 

USC Ready To Make A Run At Pac-12 Title

USC’s men’s basketball team’s 80-61 win over cross town rival UCLA last week proved that the Trojans are for real. For the past few months everyone has been waiting the Trojans to fall back down to earth, but they continue to reach for the...

 

USC, UCLA Basketball Teams Seek NCAA Tournament Bids

USC and UCLA men’s and women’s basketball teams have reached the half way mark in the super competitive Pac-12 Conference. All four teams are keeping their NCAA tournament hopes alive. The USC men are 17-5 overall and are tied for second with...

 

This May Be The Defining Moment In UCLA's Season

Sports Reporter There are several ways to look at the UCLA men's basketball season. If you look at the Pac-12 standings the Bruins are listed as the 10th place team in the league but if you look at th...

 

USC Hopes To Stay Close To League's Elite Teams

The USC men’s basketball team is tied for second place with six other Pac-12 teams and they are hoping that a sweep of the Washington schools this weekend will put them back in first place. USC played Washington State on Thursday and will battle...

 

Freshman Metu Helps USC Beat UCLA

The USC men’s basketball team moved into a tie for first place in the Pac-12 when they beat UCLA 89-75 last week at UCLA. One of the main reasons they were able to defeat the Bruins was the play of freshman Chimezie Metu. Against the Bruins Metu,...

 

UCLA Basketball Stays Competitive In Tough League

By Myke Williams Sports Reporter The UCLA men's and women's basketball teams are playing competitive basketball in leagues where on any given night the last place team can beat a top team. The league...

 

USC Basketball Teams Continue To Surprise Opponents

By Myke Williams Sports Reporter The USC men’s and women’s basketball teams are a combined 28-5 at press time. For any school that’s a great record but for USC it’s surprising. The men are 14-3 and the women’s record is 14-2. Known as a...

 

UCLA, USC Basketball Teams Struggle On The Road

By Myke Williams Sports Reporter The UCLA Bruins and USC Trojan men’s basketball teams hope their home courts will provide that extra push into the victory circle this week when they take on the Arizona schools. Last weekend their trips to the...

 

Physical Teams Will Vie In Rose Bowl Game

By Myke Williams Sports Reporter The 2016 Rose bowl game will showcase two physical teams that are almost identical. Stanford and Iowa rely on their running games and efficient play from their quarterbacks and both teams look to capitalize on their...

 

UCLA Football Team Took A Step Back In 2015

By Myke Williams Sports Reporter The 2015 season was supposed to be the year UCLA stepped up to the head of the class. After their 37-29 loss to Nebraska in the Foster Farms Bowl last Saturday in...

 

Lawry's Beef Bowl Sets The Standard For Special Events

By Myke Williams Sports Reporter The are 40 college football bowls games this year and next year which will include 80 teams. Every game has special events leading up to the game that makes that particular game standout and make players, coaches and...

 

USC Basketball Programs Look Good So Far

By Myke Williams Sports Reporter The season is still early but the USC men and women basketball teams are a combined 18-3 to start the 2015-16 season. The women are 9-0 and the men have a record of 9-3 but the biggest hurdle the Trojans face will be...

 

USC, UCLA Head For Bowl Games

By Myke Williams Sports Reporter It’s a great time to be a local college sports fan. USC and UCLA football teams are headed to local bowl games. The Bruins and Trojans women’s volleyball teams are in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament. The UCLA...

 

USC Beats UCLA; Coach Gets Permanent Job

By Myke Williams Sports Reporter The USC football team showed it can win games on paper and on the field when they beat UCLA 40-21 last Saturday at the Coliseum to capture the Pac-12 South Division...

 

USC, UCLA Host Volleyball This Weekend

By Myke Williams Sports Reporter The No. 1-seeded USC Trojans and the No. 14 seeded UCLA Bruins will be at home this weekend when they host the first round of the NCAA Women’s Volleyball Tournament. The Trojans played Cleveland State Thursday and...

 

Bruins, Trojans to Battle For Pac-12 South Title

By Myke Williams Sports Reporter Here we go again. The big game on Saturday has turned into a huge game for the UCLA and USC football teams. The winner will grab first place out of the jaws of an up and down season and meet Stanford in the Pac-12...

 

Despite Loss, UCLA Still Has High Hopes

By Myke Williams Sports Reporter Despite losing to underdog Washington State last Saturday at the Rose Bowl, 31-27, the UCLA Bruin football team can still win the South division and conference championships in the Pac-12 if they win their next two ga...

 

Trojans Are Right Where They Want To Be

By Myke Williams Sports Reporter The USC football team has experienced a lot of ups and downs this season. This week they find themselves up at the top of the Pac-12 South division. They control their own destiny starting Saturday when they travel...

 

Washington State Will Test UCLA'S Defense

By Myke Williams Sports Reporter The UCLA football team will need to be at its’ best on the defensive side of the ball when it plays Washington State at 7:45 p.m. Saturday at the Rose Bowl. The game will be televised on ESPN. The Cougars have one...

 

USC Goes For Fourth Straight Win

By Myke Williams Sports Reporter The 6-3 USC football team hopes to make it four wins in a row when it travels to Colorado tonight in a rare Friday night game at 6 p.m. on ESPN2. The Trojans will face the Buffalos in temperatures that are expected...

 

UCLA Travels To Oregon State Saturday

By Myke Williams Sports Reporter The UCLA Bruins football team will play the Oregon State Beavers for the first time in three years Saturday at 1:30 p.m. in Corvallis. The Bruins, who are coming off...

 

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