Tuesday, October 27

Men’s basketball maintains cautiously optimistic outlook ahead of new season

This post was updated Oct. 25 at 7:31 p.m. Another Bruin team is back in the swing of things. UCLA men’s basketball spoke to the media Tuesday afternoon, becoming the third Bruin squad to restart regular press conferences after football and women’s basketball did so earlier in September. Read more...

Photo: Senior guard Chris Smith withdrew from the NBA Draft to spend one final season in Westwood as UCLA men’s basketball began practicing following the cancellation of the 2019-2020 season in March. (Daanish Bhatti/Assistant Photo editor)


A quarantine full of home-cooked meals led to favorable weight gain for linemen

When Duke Clemens went home to Hawaii during the COVID-19 pandemic, he tried to make the most of it, both on the beach and at the dinner table. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt sophomore offensive lineman Alec Anderson (No. 70) has been practicing on the right side of the line as UCLA football looks to replace Jake Burton, who transferred to Baylor during the summer. (Tanmay Shankar/Daily Bruin senior staff)


UCLA tight ends grow together, forming tight-knit unit rooted in shared work ethic

This post was updated Oct. 25 at 7:26 p.m. UCLA football’s tight end group lost their leading receiver from last season, Devin Asiasi, to the NFL. And after a canceled spring program, things have gotten hairy for a few Bruin tight ends. Read more...

Photo: Sophomore tight end Mike Martinez (center) is part of a young tight end unit for the Bruins charged with producing after the loss of Devin Asiasi to the NFL. (Kanishka Mehra/Photo editor)


Pro Bruin Rundown: Brandt Jobe places highest finish this year, Dave Roberts manages LA Dodgers

As college sports continue to be pushed back because of the COVID-19 pandemic, professional leagues have restarted. Each Monday, Daily Bruin Sports will highlight a few standout alumni performances from the past week in ongoing leagues as we await the return of university athletics. Read more...

Photo: Former UCLA football linebacker Jayon Brown helped lead his Tennessee Titans to two victories in a six-day span this week. Brown totaled 12 tackles and forced one fumble in the two wins. (Daily Bruin file photo)


2020 UCLA Football Season Preview: Greg Dulcich likely to see his role expand in light of departure of 2 top tight ends

UCLA football finally has a schedule for its 2020 season, so Sports editor Jack Perez and senior staff writer Sam Connon will be taking a look at the Bruins’ outlook at each position. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt sophomore tight end Greg Dulcich will take over the lead tight end spot for UCLA football following the departures of Devin Asiasi and Jordan Wilson. (Tanmay Shankar/Daily Bruin senior staff)


Football sees growth, optimism from players as season preparation continues

It may be a cliche, but the Bruins have high hopes this year. Just a season after finishing 4-8, members of UCLA football are optimistic heading into coach Chip Kelly’s third season at the helm. Read more...

Photo: Senior wide receiver Jaylen Erwin finished the 2019 season with 32 catches and 339 receiving yards. He will look to improve those numbers, even in a shortened campaign. (Axel Lopez/Daily Bruin senior staff)