Bruin Bites: Women's Hoops Destroyed by Notre Dame, Women's Soccer Celebrates #110

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It's Tuesday morning and it's a slow day around the wider Bruin Nation, with our football team on hiatus until the Sun Bowl on New Year's Eve and the Hoosier Loser's basketball team not back in action until Saturday against School You Never Knew Existed Prairie View A&M. And unfortunately, with winter here, most of the non-revenue sports from the fall have wrapped up, and spring sports won't be underway for another few months.

While this past week in non-revenue action lacked a lot of variety, the national champion women's soccer team more than made up for it with their heart-stopping come-from-behind PK win over Virginia in the semi-final, followed bytheir OT golden goal winner against Florida State to clinch UCLA's 110th NCAA national title. But with the Lady Bruins done until next fall, we hit the annual winter lull between the end of most of the fall-based sports (men's water polo, both soccer teams, women's volleyball) and the beginning of the spring-based sports (women's water polo, men's volleyball, softball, baseball), so it was quiet around the wider UCLA-iverse. But despite that, let's take a look at the various bits and pieces of news from around the UCLA-iverse:

Alright folks, like I said above, it was a slower-than-normal week for UCLA in the wider non-revenue related UCLA-iverse. Those are your Bruin Bites for this Tuesday morning. Fire away in the comment thread with your additions, opinions, and takeaways as we wait for the return of football on New Year's Eve.

GO BRUINS

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