Ben Bolch

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Ben Bolch covers UCLA football, basketball and every other sport on campus. He previously covered Bruins basketball from 2010-11 but doesn't believe he deserves any blame for his hometown N.C. State Wolfpack temporarily halting John Wooden's run of national championships in 1974 when he was 2 months old.

Recent Articles

  • USC vs. UCLA: How the Trojans and Bruins match up for their annual rivalry game

    USC vs. UCLA: How the Trojans and Bruins match up for their annual rivalry game

    UCLA (5-5, 3-4) at USC (9-2, 7-1) Saturday, 5 p.m., Coliseum, TV: Channel 7. Radio: 570, 710, 1150 :: Marquee matchup USC tailback Ronald Jones II vs. the UCLA run defense. Jones’ career average of 6.4 yards per carry is higher than that of Trojans greats O.J. Simpson, Marcus Allen, Mike Garrett...

  • UCLA punter Flintoft has earned his scholarship

    UCLA punter Flintoft has earned his scholarship

    Stefan Flintoft wasn’t sure about this whole coin-toss thing. As he walked toward midfield with his fellow UCLA captains before their game against Washington last month, the junior punter prepared for the unexpected. “I’d never done it, even in high school,” Flintoft said, “so I didn’t know how...

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