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  1. UCLA struggles to justify national ranking

    Diamond Leung

    The "overrated" chant is overdone, but for the Loyola Marymount fans who taunted UCLA with it in the waning moments of the Bruins' season-opening 11-point loss Friday, they were merely speaking the truth. The Bruins were overrated in September whe...

    Blog | November 13, 2011
  2. UCLA not yet comfortable at old USC arena

    Diamond Leung

    While Pauley Pavilion undergoes renovations, UCLA will be making its primary home at the Los Angeles Sports Arena adjacent to the USC campus. The Bruins used to play at the arena decades ago, but the facility is better known as the Trojans' old home ...

    Blog | November 01, 2011
  3. Pac-12: Five Things I Can't Wait To See

    Diamond Leung

    Here are five things I can't wait to see in the Pac-12 this season: 1. How good are the freshman guards? The Pac-12 lost a boatload of talent to the NBA draft, but that doesn't necessarily mean the conference is short on star power. A number of...

    Blog | October 31, 2011
  4. UCLA transfer has meaningful new number

    Diamond Leung

    While at UCLA during his freshman season, top-100 recruit Mike Moser wore No. 1 but didn't particularly get his number called much. With the Bruins finishing that year 14-18, Moser only contributed 0.6 points and 0.5 rebounds before deciding to trans...

    Blog | October 13, 2011
  5. An offseason roundup of the Pac-12

    Diamond Leung

    The new-look Pac-12 has decided not to expand again for the time being, as it already appears to be positioned for long-term success based upon the maneuverings of Larry Scott. But the commissioner doesn't diagram plays or make jump shots. For ...

    Blog | September 21, 2011
  6. UCLA, Arizona in a recruiting arms race

    Diamond Leung

    UCLA's recruiting class in 2012 shot up to No. 2 in the ESPNU rankings following the commitment of Kyle Anderson, the nation's fifth-ranked recruit who announced Monday night that he would become a Bruin. The only class ranked higher than UCLA's b...

    Blog | September 20, 2011
  7. Pac-12 expands its league and its exposure -- college basketball

    Diamond Leung

    Pac-12 programs and their fans often feel underappreciated and underexposed. Commissioner Larry Scott felt their pain. So he went out and expanded the league and struck TV deals that will forever transform basketball in the conference.

    Story | Conversation | August 16, 2011
  8. Malcolm Lee leaves UCLA question marks

    Diamond Leung

    UCLA coach Ben Howland gets his players to the NBA, and that's one of the selling points when it comes to recruiting future Bruins. So when UCLA players enter early into the NBA draft, Howland has to feel happy for them even if it does leave him wond...

    Blog | April 13, 2011
  9. Joshua Smith expects tough crowd at UW

    Diamond Leung

    UCLA center Joshua Smith, one of the top freshmen in the Pac-10, returns home tonight when the Bruins face a tough challenge at Washington as they try to stay in first place. Smith was raised in a Seattle suburb and his brother played football for...

    Blog | March 03, 2011
  10. USC's Kevin O'Neill speaks up for UCLA

    Diamond Leung

    USC coach Kevin O'Neill is confused why crosstown rival UCLA isn't ranked in the national polls this week -- especially after the Bruins beat Arizona by 22 points on Saturday and pulled into a tie with the Wildcats atop the Pac-10. "All I hear abo...

    Blog | March 01, 2011
  11. Youthful UCLA just keeps getting better

    Diamond Leung

    STANFORD, Calif. -- Given a chance to praise his team for winning 10 of its past 11 games, UCLA coach Ben Howland said the Bruins were improving and then countered with a compliment -- a backhanded one. "I know we're great for television," Howland...

    Blog | February 18, 2011
  12. A look at what to expect in the Pac-10 this season

    Diamond Leung

    With nonconference play drawing to a close, we take a look at the start of Pac-10 play.

    Story | Conversation | December 29, 2010
  13. Montana avoids UCLA-like letdown

    Diamond Leung

    After Montana beat UCLA on Sunday coach Wayne Tinkle used the Bruins as an example. The Grizzlies were coming home to play an unheralded NAIA school and Tinkle wanted to make sure there was no letdown after Montana's 66-57 win in Pauley Pavilion. ...

    Blog | December 10, 2010
  14. UCLA looked 'ready to give up'

    Diamond Leung

    Montana point guard Will Cherry came face-to-face with UCLA last night during the Grizzlies' 66-57 win at Pauley Pavilion and loved what he saw. It was a discombobulated Bruins team, looking like it had final exams to take the next day and had sta...

    Blog | December 06, 2010
  15. Ben Howland worried about his defense

    Diamond Leung

    UCLA has unleashed its new up-tempo offense on itself in practice, and now the Bruins are apparently having trouble stopping themselves. It's good news for the offense in some ways, but defensive-minded coach Ben Howland wasn't exactly thrilled th...

    Blog | November 03, 2010
  16. Diamond Leung: State of program on UCLA Bruins

    Diamond Leung

    ESPN.com examines five traditional powerhouses that missed the NCAA tournament last season. In this state of the program, we take a look at UCLA.

    Story | Conversation | November 01, 2010