Los Angeles Times

Chris Foster

Writer

Chris Foster is a former sports writer for the Los Angeles Times who covered UCLA football and basketball, USC basketball, the Kings and the Ducks. He grew up in San Clemente, arriving long before Richard Nixon came to town. As a teen, he surfed, played football and basketball, and fell in love with sports journalism. He left The Times in 2015. 

Recent Articles

  • UCLA has time to try to get over USC loss as it waits to hear about bowl game

    UCLA has time to try to get over USC loss as it waits to hear about bowl game

    Now comes a week of waiting. UCLA's football team is headed for another second-tier bowl game, but which one will not be known until Dec. 6. Only two Pac-12 Conference teams know exactly where they are headed next: Stanford and USC, which will be playing in the conference championship game Saturday...

  • UCLA pays a price for punting to USC's Adoree' Jackson

    UCLA pays a price for punting to USC's Adoree' Jackson

    The plan was simple for UCLA. The Bruins were to use extreme caution in punt situations, with USC's Adoree' Jackson awaiting those kicks Saturday. "We were trying to keep it away from him or make him move to catch it," Coach Jim Mora said. "We did a nice job other than that one." That one cost...

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