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  1. Can Ben Howland survive with the UCLA Bruins? -- college basketba...

    Andy Katz

    Back-to-back teleconference calls Wednesday painted different narratives about the state of UCLA's men's basketball program. UCLA athletic director Dan Guerrero won't commit to Ben Howland being the head coach for the 2012-13 season, but he was quic...

    Blog | Conversation | February 29, 2012
  2. UCLA Bruins need to find answers fast -- college basketball

    Andy Katz

    UCLA coach Ben Howland said he is considering playing more zone so he can use a bigger lineup in the Maui Invitational. He said he will change some of the Bruins' man-to-man defense, too. "We've also got to do some things offensively," said Howlan...

    Blog | Conversation | November 17, 2011
  3. Despite offseason setbacks, Ben Howland has high hopes for UCLA B...

    Andy Katz

    UCLA coach Ben Howland snuck away over the weekend for a fishing trip to Jackson Hole, Wyo., one last attempt to clear his mind before the grind of the season begins again. Once back on campus this week, Howland can begin to prepare for one of the ...

    Blog | Conversation | September 06, 2011
  4. UCLA's Ben Howland: Bruins are better, but be patient -- college ...

    Andy Katz

    NEW YORK -- At this time last year, UCLA was a disaster. The Bruins had lost to Cal State Fullerton at home and then went winless in Anaheim's 76 Classic, including a loss to Long Beach State and a historically bad 74-47 loss to Portland. The team...

    Blog | Conversation | November 26, 2010
  5. Source: Conduct led to sophomore Drew Gordon leaving UCLA Bruins

    Andy Katz

    Drew Gordon's departure from UCLA had been in the works for weeks, according to a source. Ultimately, conduct that was detrimental to the team led to a "mutual parting," between the two parties.

    Story | Conversation | December 01, 2009
  6. Andy Katz: Portland Pilots trouncing leaves UCLA Bruins stunned

    Andy Katz

    It was the lowest point total and the most lopsided loss of the Ben Howland era at UCLA. And it came at the hands of ... Portland? The Pilots appear legit. Can we say the same about the Bruins?

    Story | Conversation | November 26, 2009
  7. Bruins have a void to fill down low

    Andy Katz

    AUSTIN, Texas -- UCLA was down three, with less than a minute left in the game Thursday, and Texas extended its defense out on the Bruins' perimeter. UCLA tried multiple times to get into the lane, to create a shot attempt, to create space, to cre...

    Blog | Conversation | December 05, 2008
  8. UCLA learns valuable lessons in New York

    Andy Katz

    NEW YORK -- UCLA headed home Saturday relieved that the news on senior forward Alfred Aboya was encouraging after X-rays on his left hand were negative Friday night. The fear was that he broke his hand taking a charge after he produced a much-neede...

    Blog | Conversation | November 21, 2008
  9. UCLA's Aboya has aspirations beyond basketball

    Andy Katz

    UCLA's Alfred Aboya is thinking big both on and off the court. On the court, he wants to win a national championship. But his biggest aspiration is to use his UCLA education for the good of his native country, Cameroon, writes Andy Katz.

    Story | Conversation | November 05, 2008
  10. Holiday's over as UCLA frosh prepares for college game

    Andy Katz

    WESTWOOD, Calif. -- Jrue Holiday found out as soon as he had to defend Darren Collison that college basketball may not be as easy as the heralded freshman class of a year ago made it look. The 2007-08 freshman class skewed the learning curve for t...

    Blog | Conversation | November 04, 2008
  11. Freshmen could produce record number in the '08 draft

    Andy Katz

    The Class of 2008, with unsurpassed talent and depth, was always earmarked for success. And with as many as 12 freshmen looking like they'll be in the NBA draft's first round on Thursday, they haven't disappointed, writes Andy Katz.

    Story | Conversation | June 24, 2008
  12. One-and-dones have low academic requirements too

    Andy Katz

    Accepting money from agent runners isn't the only issue with one-and-done players in NCAA hoops. Since they're required to pass only the first semester, the disappearing "student" part of the student-athlete is a frustrating issue for the schools, too, writes Andy Katz.

    Story | Conversation | May 13, 2008
  13. Early entrants leave teams playing the waiting game

    Andy Katz

    With the deadline for college underclassmen to declare for the NBA now past, teams can take stock of what their rosters will look like in 2008-09. But it's not easy, since many players are just testing the waters and could return to school, writes Andy Katz.

    Story | Conversation | April 28, 2008
  14. Hook 'em Horns: Texas pre-preseason No. 1

    Andy Katz

    It's never too early to look ahead and try to predict the Top 25, and the Texas Longhorns are the pre-preseason No. 1, writes Andy Katz.

    Story | Conversation | April 09, 2008
  15. Committee gets it right as four No. 1s head to San Antonio

    Andy Katz

    In the end, the committee got it right. As four No. 1 seeds head to San Antonio, each has a unique story with so much at stake, writes Andy Katz.

    Story | Conversation | March 30, 2008
  16. Bulldogs are the Cinderella stories of the West, but chalk may re...

    Andy Katz

    Can Arizona turn around its skid to challenge UCLA in the West Regional? Andy Katz breaks it down.

    Story | Conversation | March 17, 2008