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Non-Revenue End of the Year Roundup: Another Season, Still No Men's Titles for UCLA

Bruins Nation takes a look at how UCLA's non-revenue sports fared over the past year (2011-12 athletic year), taking note of UCLA's inability to land a men's national title.

Rafer Johnson inducted into the California Hall of Fame

Have no idea that such an entity exists? Neither did I until this week. Nevertheless, congratulations to Bruin great Rafer Johnson, one of thirteen people inducted into the hall this past Tuesday night.

Cool Update From A Bruin Athletic Family: Kevin Jordan & Jenny Johnson Jordan

A nice article on two former Bruin stand out athletes married to each other: WR Kevin Jordan (was just talking about him the other day) and volleyball standout Jenny Johnson (who is the daughter of Rafer Johnson). Apparently Kevin is now the team chaplain for Pittsburgh Steeler after serving in the same capacity for our football team for 10 years. Good story. HT to Eight8clap from BruinZone from pointing me to it. I am going to guess UCLA coaches are keeping a close eye Jordan kids. GO BRUINS.

Article on Rafer Johnson

Nestor had an article about this being the 25th anniversary of the LA Olympics. Today's edition of the fishwrap has an article on Rafter Johnson. Hey, even the fishwrap gets it right sometimes.

Two Bruins on California's "Mt. Rushmore of Sports"

ESPN did a feature on the 4 greatest sports figures from each state. California's 4 greatest figures are: Tiger Woods John Wooden Magic Johnson Jackie Robinson Also receiving consideration: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Jackie Joyner-Kersee Rafer Johnson All in all, 5 Bruins considered along with lots of Lakers, Dodgers, Niners, and Giants. 1 trOJan. (What, no OJ?)

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