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Headlines in the Bruins Twitterverse: UCLA -March Madness Edition, Part I

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Congratulations to the UCLA Men's Basketball team for making it to the dance. Good luck and Go Bruins!

One of the teams that wasn't supposed to ...
One of the teams that wasn't supposed to ...
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The UCLA Bruins will tip-off their journey through the NCAA tournament this Thursday, around noon Pacific Time.

Congratulations are in order!

From a couple of our all time favorite Bruins:

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Bruins?src=hash">#Bruins</a> in the Tournament!!! The best of luck to them <a href="https://twitter.com/UCLAMBB">@UCLAMBB</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/NewSeason?src=hash">#NewSeason</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/MarchMadness?src=hash">#MarchMadness</a></p>&mdash; Lorenzo Mata (@RealMataLo14) <a href="https://twitter.com/RealMataLo14/status/577235323568062464">March 15, 2015</a></blockquote>

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Speak the truth young man :

Did anyone see Sean Farnham this weekend?  Earl Watson did ...

If you're wondering what all the fuss is about ...

Memories:

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Crazy, 20 yrs since UCLA&#39;s last Natty. Great memories &amp; friendships that carry on. Harrick <a href="https://twitter.com/TyusEdneyUCLA">@TyusEdneyUCLA</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/Ed_OBannon">@Ed_OBannon</a> <a href="http://t.co/8f9Ecnm452">pic.twitter.com/8f9Ecnm452</a></p>&mdash; Marc Isenberg (@marcisenberg) <a href="https://twitter.com/marcisenberg/status/577547514024370176">March 16, 2015</a></blockquote>

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and

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Been filling out NCAA Basketball brackets since 94/95 UCLA Champ season. Purest form of sport -- hands down. <a href="http://t.co/GDfILV9273">pic.twitter.com/GDfILV9273</a></p>&mdash; DHAVAL (@DhavaliLama) <a href="https://twitter.com/DhavaliLama/status/577547336580108288">March 16, 2015</a></blockquote>

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Speaking of memories, 20 years ago:

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Does that ever get old?

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By the way, in case you didn't know, this man is on fire!

Congratulations Russell, you're awesome!

His teammate is doing good work as well:

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>This is happening right now ! We keep fighting <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/ebola?src=hash">#ebola</a> with <a href="https://twitter.com/SpeakUpAfrica1">@SpeakUpAfrica1</a> and <a href="https://twitter.com/WeAre_AU">@WeAre_AU</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/fightgoeson?src=hash">#fightgoeson</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/killebola?src=hash">#killebola</a> <a href="http://t.co/8rro95u7G3">pic.twitter.com/8rro95u7G3</a></p>&mdash; Luc Mbah a Moute (@mbahamoute) <a href="https://twitter.com/mbahamoute/status/575402055830892544">March 10, 2015</a></blockquote>

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And finally, in case you missed it ...

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>The Bruins react to their NCAA Tournament selection <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/MarchMadness?src=hash">#MarchMadness</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/GoBruins?src=hash">#GoBruins</a> <a href="http://t.co/gE9PItXEiw">pic.twitter.com/gE9PItXEiw</a></p>&mdash; UCLA Basketball (@UCLAMBB) <a href="https://twitter.com/UCLAMBB/status/577256051935838209">March 15, 2015</a></blockquote>

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Enjoy the day, and as always ...

Go Bruins!