UCLA coach Ben Howland stirs up plenty of debate on whether he deserves to remain at the school or be fired.
The stern gaze behind black-rimmed glasses, arms crossed, rolled-up program tucked under his arm. John Wooden is now standing vigil outside Pauley Pavilion.
UCLA will unveil a statue of legendary coach John Wooden during a ceremony Oct. 26 outside of newly renovated Pauley Pavilion.
The recent downturn in UCLA basketball can be blamed on coach Ben Howland losing control of his program when a group of prima donna players began to rebel without consequence, a Sports Illustrated story suggests.
When Pauley Pavilion reopens next year, it will include a statue of legendary UCLA basketball coach John Wooden, Bruins athletic director Dan Guerrero announced Tuesday in his weekly blog.
UCLA will take on Brigham Young in Saturday's Wooden Classic in Anaheim, the first event since the death of the legendary UCLA coach.
The UCLA student body will pay tribute to John Wooden Thursday when they throw a party for him on the day he would have turned 100.