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UCLA fighting for spot in NCAA Tournament

...one game to try to solidify fourth place," coach Steve Alford said.Long-time UCLA fans probably can't recall John Wooden talking that way, but it's the new reality in Westwood.According to some evaluators, the Bruins played the toughest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-03/ucla-fighting-spot-ncaa-t
Coaching legend John Wooden dies

LOS ANGELES ? John Wooden, college basketball's gentlemanly Wizard of Westwood who built...was one of Wooden's key messages."There will never be another John Wooden," UCLA athletic director Dan Guerrero said. "This loss will be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college-basketball/2010-06-04/coaching-legen
College basketball | Sports | College Sports
Shaq joins LSU coach, 6 others in college hoops hall

...players, coaches and contributors who have been enshrined in Kansas City since the inaugural 2006 class, headlined by John Wooden and Oscar Robertson. The annual induction takes place on the eve of the CBE Classic at the nearby Sprint Center. No...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-11-23/shaq-joins-lsu-coach-6-ot
Wooden remembered on his 100th birthday

...loved ones as "Papa."That won't happen this year. John Wooden died in June, but the coach who led UCLA to a record...Bruins.UCLA was marked the occasion with an event at the John Wooden Center on campus. An exhibit of memorabilia from Wooden's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college-basketball/2010-10-14/wooden-remembe
College basketball | Sports | College Sports
'Wizard of Westwood' named top American sports coach

LOS ANGELES --- John Wooden's friends, family and former players all say they didn't need...over his unmatched career in Westwood. During a luncheon in the John Wooden Room at one of his favorite restaurants in Sherman Oaks, the coach...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/30/oth_542593.shtml
Other sports
A league of their own

...basketball team topped the 88-game winning streak set by John Wooden's UCLA men's team from 1971-74, beating No. 22...UConn coach Geno Auriemma said afterward. "I'm not John Wooden and this isn't UCLA. This is Connecticut and that's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2010-12-21/league-their-own
College | Sports | college basketball | College Sports
Bottom line

Last year, The Sporting News named John Wooden the Greatest Coach of All Time.That's in all sports...athletics. But they're found in the life and legacy of John Wooden. Here's hoping there are more coaches who follow in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2010-06-08/bottom-line
How did Fox lift Panthers to Super Bowl? 'It is what it is'

HOUSTON -- When John Fox became coach of the Carolina Panthers, one of the first things he did was post John Wooden's Pyramid of Success in the weight room and on a hallway near the team meeting room. While pushing his team through the tiers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/01/pro_403071.shtml
NFL
Moore shines bright

...top-ranked UConn surpassed the 88-game winning streak set by John Wooden's UCLA men's team from 1971-74.She had a career-high...grandfather would have loved to have been here to see this."John Wooden died June 4 at age 99.Greg Wooden said in the last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2010-12-21/moore-shines-bright
Sports
Dominance of UConn women could continue

...winning a 10th or 11th title is a real possibility.That would move Auriemma and Connecticut past UCLA men's coach John Wooden for the most in all of college basketball.Auriemma downplayed comparisons to Wooden when the Huskies broke UCLA's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-04-09/dominance-uconn-women-cou