Roger Federer posts first-round win as childhood idol Michael Jordan looks on

...Giron 7-6 (5), 6-2, 7-6 (2). Giron earned his first spot in a Grand Slam tournament when he won the NCAA title for UCLA in May.Isner, a standout at Georgia from 2004-07, is the only American man currently ranked in the top 40 in the world...

Michaux: It's time to apologize for picks right now

...forecast for the Buckeyes. Oregon will have its hands full with UCLA (perhaps twice) and that winner should qualify. I'm not...Naturally, this pretty much guarantees that Alabama will beat UCLA for the first true national title.

AP survey: Fed's outlook correct but not solution

...Yellen's much more concerned about the Fed's employment mandate than inflation," said David Shulman, an economist at UCLA's Anderson School of Management, referring to the Fed's drive to lower unemployment. "They'll risk financial bubbles...

Old pipe burst near UCLA floods Pauley Pavilion floor

...waterlogged.A nearly century-old water main burst Tuesday near UCLA and sent more than 20 million gallons of water down storm drains...Pavilion, less than two years after a $136 million renovation.UCLA Vice Chancellor Kelly Schmader said 8 to 10 inches of water covered...

Federal judge rules against NCAA in Ed O'Bannon antitrust case

...S. District Judge Claudia Wilken ruled in favor of former UCLA basketball star Ed O'Bannon and 19 others in a lawsuit that...shot if needed, but not much of a student. He said his job at UCLA was to play basketball and took up so much time that just making...

Inbee Park starts fast, takes lead in LPGA event

...WOMEN'S AMATEUR: In Glen Cove, N.Y., Canadian teen Brooke Mackenzie Henderson advanced to the semifinals Friday, beating UCLA's Alison Lee 1 up at Nassau Country Club.Henderson will face 16-year-old Hannah O'Sullivan of Paradise Valley, Ariz...

Georgia, South Carolina, Clemson ranked in AP preseason poll

...Playoff. A selection committee will pick the top four teams in the country for two national semifinals.The rest of the top 10 is UCLA at No. 7, followed by Michigan State, South Carolina and Baylor.The Southeastern Conference matched its own record for most...

NCAA board hands five biggest conferences more power

...Carolina President Harris Pastides also said he will support limitations on practice times and contact in football workouts. UCLA Chancellor Gene Block wants to provide better counseling for athletes who are contemplating turning pro and helping those who...

LSU, UCLA will begin series in football

Louisiana State University and UCLA announced that their football programs...meet at the Rose Bowl on Sept. 4, 2021. UCLA will make the return trip to Tiger Stadium...marquee opponent to our future schedule," UCLA athletic director Dan Guerrero said in...

Defending national champion Seminoles dominate media's All-ACC team

...preseason media poll for the fourth time in the past five years.UCLA also is favored to reach the league championship game.Stanford...North Division balloting.Southern California is second behind UCLA in the South voting, followed by Arizona State. MID-AMERICAN...