Ben Howland http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Ben Howland en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Sat, 27 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Sat, 27 Dec 2014 22:30:51 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Pac-12 basketball: UCLA hires Steve Alford as new hoops coach http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765625757/Pac-12-basketball-UCLA-hires-Steve-Alford-as-new-hoops-coach.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765625757/Pac-12-basketball-UCLA-hires-Steve-Alford-as-new-hoops-coach.html UCLA hired Steve Alford as basketball coach on Saturday, luring him from New Mexico days after he signed a new 10-year deal... Sat, 30 Mar 2013 23:15:00 MDT Brad Rock: FGCU's Enfield belongs in L.A. http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576779/Brad-Rock-FGCUs-Enfield-belongs-in-LA.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576779/Brad-Rock-FGCUs-Enfield-belongs-in-LA.html Good coaching experience? Check. Business success? An additional bonus. Made-for-movies wife and kids? What's this guy doing... Tue, 26 Mar 2013 16:25:00 MDT UCLA fires Ben Howland as basketball coach http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765625342/UCLA-fires-Ben-Howland-as-basketball-coach.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765625342/UCLA-fires-Ben-Howland-as-basketball-coach.html In what turned out to be a last-chance season for Ben Howland at UCLA, he wasn't able to stabilize the storied basketball... Mon, 25 Mar 2013 09:48:12 MDT Oregon beats No. 21 UCLA 78-69 for Pac-12 title http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624787/Oregon-beats-No-21-UCLA-78-69-for-Pac-12-title.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624787/Oregon-beats-No-21-UCLA-78-69-for-Pac-12-title.html Carlos Emory scored 20 points, Johnathan Loyd added 19 and Oregon pulled away from No. 21 UCLA 78-69 to win the Pac-12... Sat, 16 Mar 2013 23:30:32 MDT Pac-12 roundup: Bruins beat 'Cats, but Jordan Adams' health uncertain http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624703/Pac-12-roundup-Bruins-beat-Cats-but-Jordan-Adams-health-uncertain.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624703/Pac-12-roundup-Bruins-beat-Cats-but-Jordan-Adams-health-uncertain.html LAS VEGAS — Freshman Jordan Adams carried UCLA into the Pac-12 championship game. Fri, 15 Mar 2013 22:50:00 MDT BYU basketball: Coach Dave Rose competing for $100,000 to fight cancer http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572463/BYU-basketball-Coach-Dave-Rose-competing-for-100000-to-fight-cancer.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572463/BYU-basketball-Coach-Dave-Rose-competing-for-100000-to-fight-cancer.html BYU coach Dave Rose is competing in the ESPN/Infiniti Charity Coaches' Challenge to win $100,000 for American Cancer Society... Wed, 06 Feb 2013 17:44:27 MST Utah basketball: Utes play host to USC http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570514/Utah-basketball-Utes-play-host-to-USC.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570514/Utah-basketball-Utes-play-host-to-USC.html Utah looking to get over the hump in close games. Pac-12 play continues Saturday afternoon in the Huntsman Center. Fri, 11 Jan 2013 18:10:00 MST Pac-12's top shooters, defenders to collide http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570229/Pac-12s-top-shooters-defenders-to-collide.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570229/Pac-12s-top-shooters-defenders-to-collide.html UCLA, coach Ben Howland to take on Utah Thursday night in the Huntsman Center. Wed, 09 Jan 2013 08:44:28 MST NCAA basketball notebook: Pac-12 tournament moving to Las Vegas http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765559382/NCAA-basketball-notebook-Pac-12-tournament-moving-to-Las-Vegas.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765559382/NCAA-basketball-notebook-Pac-12-tournament-moving-to-Las-Vegas.html The Pac-12 men's basketball tournament is moving to Sin City for the next three years. Tue, 13 Mar 2012 22:33:04 MDT Nebraska looking for proven basketball coach http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558446/Nebraska-looking-for-proven-basketball-coach.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558446/Nebraska-looking-for-proven-basketball-coach.html The Nebraska associate athletic director who oversees basketball says the search for a new coach to replace the fired Doc... Sat, 10 Mar 2012 12:40:20 MST UCLA beats USC 55-40 in Pac-12 tourney 1st round http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765557589/UCLA-beats-USC-55-40-in-Pac-12-tourney-1st-round.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765557589/UCLA-beats-USC-55-40-in-Pac-12-tourney-1st-round.html Lazeric Jones scored 15 points and UCLA got untracked after an awful first half to beat rival Southern California 55-40... Wed, 07 Mar 2012 18:10:29 MST UCLA beats Washington 75-69 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765556310/UCLA-beats-Washington-75-69.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765556310/UCLA-beats-Washington-75-69.html Lazeric Jones scored 20 points, twice hitting go-ahead baskets in the final 8:39, and UCLA defeated Washington 75-69 on... Sat, 03 Mar 2012 14:30:51 MST Blue roundup: Article explores reasons Carlino left UCLA for BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865551144/Blue-roundup-Article-explores-reasons-Carlino-left-UCLA-for-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865551144/Blue-roundup-Article-explores-reasons-Carlino-left-UCLA-for-BYU.html BYU sports news from the Web for Wednesday. Wed, 29 Feb 2012 10:12:41 MST UCLA beats Stanford 72-61 to win 2nd straight http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700223823/UCLA-beats-Stanford-72-61-to-win-2nd-straight.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700223823/UCLA-beats-Stanford-72-61-to-win-2nd-straight.html Lazeric Jones scored 21 points and UCLA pulled away with a late 10-0 run to beat Stanford 72-61 Thursday night, extending the... Thu, 09 Feb 2012 23:25:37 MST UCLA dominant inside in 75-58 win over Arizona St. http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700213410/UCLA-dominant-inside-in-75-58-win-over-Arizona-St.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700213410/UCLA-dominant-inside-in-75-58-win-over-Arizona-St.html Joshua Smith scored 18 points, Travis Wear added 16, and UCLA dominated inside in a 75-58 victory over Arizona State on... Sat, 07 Jan 2012 22:50:46 MST UCLA hangs on to beat Arizona 65-58 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212852/UCLA-hangs-on-to-beat-Arizona-65-58.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212852/UCLA-hangs-on-to-beat-Arizona-65-58.html Travis Wear scored a career-high 20 points, his twin brother David Wear added 14 points and UCLA held on over the final 5:18... Thu, 05 Jan 2012 23:25:42 MST UCLA dismisses Nelson from basketball team http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700205626/UCLA-dismisses-Nelson-from-basketball-team.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700205626/UCLA-dismisses-Nelson-from-basketball-team.html Reeves Nelson has been dismissed from the UCLA basketball team after two suspensions this season. Fri, 09 Dec 2011 13:18:16 MST UCLA rolls over Chaminade 92-60 in Maui http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700200121/UCLA-rolls-over-Chaminade-92-60-in-Maui.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700200121/UCLA-rolls-over-Chaminade-92-60-in-Maui.html Lazeric Jones had 19 points, Jerime Anderson added 18 and UCLA ran past Chaminade in the second half for a 92-60 victory in... Mon, 21 Nov 2011 21:55:34 MST UCLA reeling after 2 losses to mid-majors http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700198495/UCLA-reeling-after-2-losses-to-mid-majors.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700198495/UCLA-reeling-after-2-losses-to-mid-majors.html In the span of four surprising days, UCLA went from being a Top 25 team tabbed to win the Pac-12 title to 0-2. The Bruins... Wed, 16 Nov 2011 14:55:50 MST Loyola Marymount upsets No. 17 UCLA 69-58 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700197138/Loyola-Marymount-upsets-No-17-UCLA-69-58.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700197138/Loyola-Marymount-upsets-No-17-UCLA-69-58.html Ashley Hamilton scored 23 points, Anthony Ireland added 21 and Loyola Marymount knocked off No. 17 UCLA 69-58 on Friday night... Fri, 11 Nov 2011 22:47:01 MST UCLA picked to win 1st Pac-12 basketball title http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700192546/UCLA-picked-to-win-1st-Pac-12-basketball-title.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700192546/UCLA-picked-to-win-1st-Pac-12-basketball-title.html California coach Mike Montgomery's surprise announcement Friday that he had recent surgery for bladder cancer and is now... Fri, 28 Oct 2011 16:53:28 MDT UCLA guard Malcolm Lee leaving early for NBA draft http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700126652/UCLA-guard-Malcolm-Lee-leaving-early-for-NBA-draft.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700126652/UCLA-guard-Malcolm-Lee-leaving-early-for-NBA-draft.html UCLA guard Malcolm Lee is leaving school to enter the NBA draft and he plans to hire an agent, ensuring he won't be eligible... Tue, 12 Apr 2011 18:00:34 MDT Utah State basketball: Stew Morrill honored as National Coach of the Year http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700123679/Utah-State-basketball-Stew-Morrill-honored-as-National-Coach-of-the-Year.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700123679/Utah-State-basketball-Stew-Morrill-honored-as-National-Coach-of-the-Year.html Utah State men's basketball coach Stew Morrill was named the 2011 Jim Phelan National Coach of the Year on Friday. Fri, 01 Apr 2011 23:07:43 MDT Utah Utes roundup: ESPN visits U. football practice http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705369552/Utah-Utes-roundup-ESPN-visits-U-football-practice.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705369552/Utah-Utes-roundup-ESPN-visits-U-football-practice.html Tue, 29 Mar 2011 13:17:49 MDT Walker stands tall, Gators beat UCLA 73-65 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700119902/Walker-stands-tall-Gators-beat-UCLA-73-65.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700119902/Walker-stands-tall-Gators-beat-UCLA-73-65.html Florida's little man Erving Walker came up big again, scoring 21 points and hitting several clutch shots down the stretch as... Sat, 19 Mar 2011 15:30:49 MDT NCAA Tournament: UCLA builds early lead, holds off Michigan State http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700119456/NCAA-Tournament-UCLA-builds-early-lead-holds-off-Michigan-State.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700119456/NCAA-Tournament-UCLA-builds-early-lead-holds-off-Michigan-State.html Tyler Honeycutt and Malcolm Lee scored 16 points apiece and seventh-seeded UCLA held off a late comeback by No. 10 seed... Thu, 17 Mar 2011 22:33:42 MDT Lee scores 19, UCLA beats Oregon State 69-61 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700109455/Lee-scores-19-UCLA-beats-Oregon-State-69-61.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700109455/Lee-scores-19-UCLA-beats-Oregon-State-69-61.html Malcolm Lee scored 19 points before fouling out and UCLA defeated Oregon State 69-61 Saturday, extending the Bruins' winning... Sat, 12 Feb 2011 16:30:21 MST Little's free throw lifts No. 4 Kansas past UCLA http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700087843/Littles-free-throw-lifts-No-4-Kansas-past-UCLA.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700087843/Littles-free-throw-lifts-No-4-Kansas-past-UCLA.html Mario Little hit a free throw with seven-tenths of a second remaining, lifting No. 4 Kansas to a pulsating 77-76 victory over... Thu, 02 Dec 2010 21:27:12 MST Villanova's 3 guards lead No. 7 Wildcats over UCLA http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700085514/Villanovas-3-guards-lead-No-7-Wildcats-over-UCLA.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700085514/Villanovas-3-guards-lead-No-7-Wildcats-over-UCLA.html Corey Fisher scored a career-high 26 points and Mouphtaou Yarou had 13 points and 16 rebounds to lead No. 7 Villanova to an... Wed, 24 Nov 2010 22:20:30 MST UCLA beats CS Northridge 83-50 in season opener http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700081420/UCLA-beats-CS-Northridge-83-50-in-season-opener.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700081420/UCLA-beats-CS-Northridge-83-50-in-season-opener.html Lazeric Jones scored 15 points in his Division I debut and UCLA routed Cal State Northridge 83-50 in the teams' season opener... Fri, 12 Nov 2010 23:35:21 MST