When it was crunch time at UCLA, Sean Miller let Nick Johnson call the shot, and it paid off. ... and other notes/links from Los Angeles.
LOS ANGELES – A loss is expected to come one of these days. Maybe tonight, maybe later this month, maybe next month. Who knows?
Sean Miller played in the Big East and spent all of his coaching career before Arizona east of the Mississippi, but said today he’d rank the UCLA-UA rivalry with the best in college basketball.
After UCLA beat USC 107-73 on Sunday, boosting its scoring average to 87.1 points, Sean Miller’s opening remarks were no surprise during his news conference today.
UCLA coach Steve Alford says "something has to give" when the Bruins host UA on Thursday.
A win over ASU would put UA in a "pretty good" place entering the postseason, Sean Miller says. ... and other postgame notes from Los Angeles.
Maybe he's just being nice, but the UCLA coach says UA could be a Final Four team...and other pregame notes and links from Los Angeles...
There's no panic but plenty of concerns for Sean Miller on a practice day in L.A. ...
Colorado's upset win at Oregon knocks the Ducks out of the lead...and other notes/links.
Sean Miller says there are issues from "A to Z," and other postgame notes from Arizona's 84-73 loss to UCLA on Thursday.
With their McKale Center stage illuminated as it only can be during a white-out game, the No. 6 Arizona Wildcats had a chance to turn a few more heads nationally Thursday.
These were the bloody numbers that only left a stain at McKale Center:
Shabazz Muhammad is determined to get a win...Josiah Turner finds another home...and what was the deal with Duke, anyway?
Emmanuel Mudiay, a Top 10 guard in the class of 2014, may take in Thursday’s Arizona-UCLA game along with his Prime Prep teammates.
Miller took advantage of the Wildcats' break by watching Parker Jackson-Cartwright...and the Pac-12 has a last gasp at more quality wins.
Tony Parker's addition gives the Bruins an edge, but the Wildcats still have one more scholarship to offer...
Halftime: Arizona 29, UCLA 23.
The UCLA coach did just fine without Josh Smith on Jan. 5, after all...and other notes after the Bruins' 55-40 win over USC from the Staples Center.
Arizona has a much better chance of avoiding a first-round Pac-12 game after beating UCLA today...and other postgame notes from the final regular-season game at McKale Center.
Final: Arizona 65, UCLA 63.