The men’s and women’s cross country teams head to Tucson this morning, to compete for the Pac-12 Championship. The men’s team is ranked 10th nationally, while the women’s team enters this weekend’s event ranked #23.
Best of luck Bruins!
Ah right, that sport.
Over at ESPN, Kyle Bonagura asks, "Will UCLA abandon the run for the rest of the season?" We’re wondering the same thing.
The L.A. Times has a nice piece on Takkarist McKinley.
Item #32 of this week’s Forde-Yard Dash will be of interest to UCLA fans, but if you are prone to depression, either pop a Xanax before reading, or move on to happier subjects.
This is not specifically about UCLA, but the folks at Barking Carnival wrote an interesting piece about how or if uptempo offenses hurt a team’s defense, something Bruin fans were wondering after the Utah game.
Speaking of happier subjects!
The women’s basketball team opens the season with a #9 ranking in the USA Today Coaches Poll.
The Pac-12 media favors the Bruins to win the damn conference.
Men's Water Polo
In memoriam of everyone’s favorite six-second looping video format, we share with you UCLA Athletics' most viewed Vine of all time:
Top @uclaathletics Vine EVER (nearly 1 million loops): @uclawaterpolo no-look, behind-the-back goal! #RIPVine https://t.co/FJTxnVRWfD— UCLA Athletics (@UCLAAthletics) October 27, 2016
The #1 men’s water polo team takes on #6 Stanford this weekend.