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What’s Bruin: UCLA AD Dan Guerrero Discusses LaVar Ball

Also, there’s a new book from Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Stanford has tied UCLA for the most NCAA titles, plus baseball, softball and track & field news.

NCAA Basketball: Arizona at UCLA
UCLA AD Dan Guerrero discussed LaVar and Lonzo Ball while Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has a new book out.
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Men’s Basketball

UCLA AD Dan Guerrero isn't worried about LaVar Ball or Big Baller Brand. Guerrero said LaVar never tried to interfere with the coaching staff or the program and he used “never” twice, according to the LA Times article

The Detroit Pistons would select UCLA's Lonzo Ball despite his father. But, tonight, we’ll find out if the Pistons could have the opportunity to pick Lonzo Ball when the NBA holds its Draft Lottery.

Meanwhile, there’s speculation about where TJ Leaf will end up as well. The Palm Beach Post thinks Leaf has the versatility that would fit well with the Miami Heat.

Bruin Legends

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s new book examines his friendship with Coach John Wooden. It looks like a must read.

Women’s Water Polo

Stanford edged UCLA in final seconds to win NCAA women's water polo title. The Cardinal have now tied UCLA with 113 NCAA titles.


UCLA baseball salvaged the weekend finale against Washington State with a 12-2 victory. There’s no midweek game this week. After the game, Daniel Rosica spoke to Pac-12 Networks.


UCLA Softball earned the number 5 seed and will host the NCAA Regionals this weekend. The Bruins’ first game will be against Lehigh on Friday night at 8:30 p.m. at Easton Stadium.

Track and Field

UCLA Men’s Track and Field placed third at the Pac-12 Conference Championships while the Women’s Track and Field team finished fifth. Rai Benjamin won the 400m Hurdles title.

Go Bruins!