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  1. Where have you gone, Reeves Nelson?

    Diamond Leung

    Reeves Nelson wasn't always the poster child for what was wrong with UCLA -- far from it. Colorful tattoos covered his left arm, including the one representing yin and yang. As a freshman, he started two nights after getting 15 stitches following a f...

    Blog | December 09, 2011
  2. Stanford comeback shows it's a contender

    Diamond Leung

    STANFORD, Calif. -- Stanford coach Johnny Dawkins hasn't thought much about the Cardinal sitting atop the Pac-12 standings, but even in December, the view from above has to look awfully nice. Preseason favorite UCLA is reeling, while conference ti...

    Blog | December 04, 2011
  3. Loyola Marymount is looking Good

    Diamond Leung

    For Loyola Marymount, taking down UCLA in the season opener might not end up being the highlight to its season after all. After an upset win against Saint Louis earlier this week, the Lions have now beaten ranked opponents in consecutive tries for...

    Blog | December 02, 2011
  4. 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
  5. Wear twins raise hopes for UCLA

    Diamond Leung

    Travis Wear sprained his hand in practice yesterday, leaving him listed as day-to-day (aren't we all). This qualifies as news, of course, because UCLA's season opener against Loyola Marymount is fast approaching, and one half of the twin towers has s...

    Blog | November 04, 2011
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. A healthy Lazeric Jones should help UCLA

    Diamond Leung

    The offseason discussion about UCLA has been about the NBA draft departures of Tyler Honeycutt and Malcolm Lee. And the much-anticipated arrival of transfers David and Travis Wear alongside big man Joshua Smith. And Jerime Anderson's suspension after...

    Blog | October 10, 2011
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. Mater Dei High School alums seem to be transferring often

    Diamond Leung

    Four years in a row, at least one Division I Mater Dei alum has switched schools.

    Story | Conversation | September 14, 2011
  13. UCLA's No. 1 class no guarantee of success

    Diamond Leung

    UCLA coach Ben Howland told Andy Katz that guard Jerime Anderson will miss a few games after being arrested in July in connection with the theft of a laptop. While that means Anderson is expected to be sidelined for more than the team's regular-seaso...

    Blog | September 06, 2011
  14. 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
  15. UW's Terrence Ross getting preseason buzz

    Diamond Leung

    The always-entertaining Isaiah Thomas conducted an online chat with the Seattle Times today and had some interesting thoughts. The former Washington guard likes UCLA to win the league if the Huskies don't, called the court at Oregon's Matthew Knight ...

    Blog | July 20, 2011
  16. Ed O'Bannon wants to be a college coach

    Diamond Leung

    Ed O'Bannon, who led UCLA to the 1995 national championship and has regained notoriety for his significant lawsuit against the NCAA, wants to become a college coach and is returning to school to get his degree. O'Bannon, after 16 years out of scho...

    Blog | June 22, 2011