| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:18 PM
UCLA cornerback Marcus Rios, mere months from a life-threatening fungal infection, could return to the Bruins' lineup as soon as the Oct. 3 game at Utah.
Rios, wearing shorts, jersey, helmet and cleats, went through light workouts with strength and...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 7:54 PM
Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. Each Friday, The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Saturday's menu of games:
Air Force (1-4) at Navy (2-1)...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 5:30 PM
Mack Brown and Bo Pelini can tell you no season ever goes exactly the way you planned.
Here's a look at a few of the early surprises in this one:
This could be the year the league surpasses the Southeastern Conference and wins the...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 4:26 PM
LINCOLN, Neb. — This was building toward one raucous plane ride home.
UCLA players could be heard screaming their "Mighty Bruin" chant from the locker room. Coach Jim Mora was wired postgame, talking so much about his team needing to breathe...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 4:57 PM
LINCOLN, Neb. — In the midst of chaos, while Brett Hundley's UCLA teammates celebrated having rallied for an impressive 41-21 victory over the Nebraska Cornhuskers and a record crowd of 91,471 trudged out of Memorial Stadium, the Bruins...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 12:39 PM
UCLA had an emotional week leading up to its big nonconference showdown against No. 23 Nebraska Saturday in Lincoln.
UCLA made two costly mistakes, leading to big deficit midway through the second quarter.
UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley looked...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 7:51 PM
UCLA cornerback Ishmael Adams was pragmatic.
"That was a start," Adams said about the secondary's performance in the Bruins' 41-21 victory over Nebraska, "but we've got a lot of growing to do."
The secondary rated at the top of Coach Jim Mora's...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 5:51 PM
Call it a midterm exam.
Ninth-ranked UCLA plays at No. 13 Stanford on Saturday at the midpoint of the regular season.
The Bruins are 5-0 overall, 2-0 in Pac-12 Conference play, and this is the first time they have been in the Associated Press top 10...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Preparation for a football game against Nebraska starts with a look at Taylor Martinez, the Cornhuskers' senior quarterback.
UCLA, which travels to Lincoln on Saturday, is well acquainted with his play. A year ago, UCLA escaped with a 36-30 victory even...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 3:51 PM
Nebraska Coach Bo Pelini reached out to UCLA on Monday, a day after Bruins walk-on wide receiver Nick Pasquale was struck by a vehicle and killed.
During his weekly news conference, Pelini said, “I speak for everybody associated with the...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 10:20 PM
COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- Nick Marshall accounted for four scores and No. 24 Auburn battered Johnny Manziel in a 45-41 win over No. 7 Texas A&M on Saturday.
Tre Mason's 5-yard score with less than two minutes to play was first ruled down at the 1, but...