| Dec 8, 2013
| 11:09 PM
Things are going to be different for UCLA this bowl season.
And that doesn't just mean the sombrero that Hyundai Sun Bowl officials will place on Coach Jim Mora's head when the team arrives in El Paso on Dec. 26.
UCLA was off to the Holiday Bowl a...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 9:20 PM
ATLANTA -- Christion Jones became the first Alabama player since at least the 1940s to have two returns for touchdowns, Vinnie Sunseri brought back an interception for another TD, and the top-ranked Crimson Tide overcame a sluggish offensive performance...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 8:50 PM
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- After starting quarterback Jeff Driskel was lost to a season-ending ankle injury, Tyler Murphy led No. 19 Florida to five scores in a somewhat ugly game, helping the Gators open Southeastern Conference play with a 31-17 victory over...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 11:08 PM
The holiday season has rarely been a joyful time for UCLA. The Bruins have won in only four of their last 14 bowl appearances heading into Tuesday's game against Virginia Tech in the Hyundai Sun Bowl. Staff writer Chris Foster examines the story lines:...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 4:49 PM
UCLA wrapped the first week of its preparation for the Hyundai Sun Bowl on Saturday, going through a mock game that Coach Jim Mora hoped would keep the Bruins focused.
A year ago, UCLA came out flat against Baylor in the Holiday Bowl and was blown out,...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 3:01 PM
Brett! Brett! Come back!
A call by UCLA Coach Jim Mora?
Pleas by Bruins football fans?
Not this time.
Instead, this is what Virginia Tech defenders might have been calling out for much of the first half during UCLA’s 42-12 win over...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Here's what you need to know about Thursday's NBA draft: Nerlens Noel averaged 10.5 points as a Kentucky freshman until his season ended early because of a serious knee injury.
Now he's the likely No. 1 pick.
Noel still can't jump because of surgery...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 11:03 PM
EL PASO — The last day of 2013, the first step toward 2014.
UCLA will play its final football game of the season Tuesday when the No. 17 Bruins meet Virginia Tech in the Hyundai Sun Bowl.
But the game can be viewed as more of a beginning than an...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 5:46 PM
EL PASO — UCLA All-American linebacker Anthony Barr has a different idea of "fun."
This week that describes going up against Virginia Tech quarterback Logan Thomas, a 6-foot-6, 260-pound senior in the Hyundai Sun Bowl on Tuesday. Asked whether...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 4:15 PM
UCLA faces a Virginia Tech defense in the Hyundai Sun Bowl that is weakened by injuries.
The Hokies will be without cornerback Kyle Fuller, who had surgery for a core muscle injury. Cornerback Antone Exum is doubtful because of an ankle injury.
| Mar 17, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Virginia Tech fired men's basketball Coach James Johnson.
New Virginia Tech Athletic Director Whit Babcock made the announcement Monday.
Johnson spent two seasons as the Hokies' coach. Virginia Tech went 9-22 overall and 2-16 in the 15-team Atlantic...