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Senior guard Norman Powell said playing the full 40 minutes will be key for UCLA against Gonzaga in the Sweet 16 on Friday. The Bulldogs possess one of the most lethal offenses in the country and are capable of putting up big offensive numbers in short time spurts. (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Senior guard Norman Powell said playing the full 40 minutes will be key for UCLA against Gonzaga in the Sweet 16 on Friday. The Bulldogs possess one of the most lethal offenses in the country and are capable of putting up big offensive numbers in short time spurts. (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Scoring runs may prove pivotal in Sweet 16 matchup against Gonzaga

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In March Madness, a team’s season could come down to a single scoring run. Just ask the 2006 Gonzaga Bulldogs, who allowed the Bruins to mount an 11-0 run over the final 3:26 of the Sweet 16 game that year.



UCLA moves on to the Elite Eight of the Women's National Invitation Tournament with its victory over Northern Colorado. (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin)

Women’s basketball beats Northern Colorado, advances to Elite Eight

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Spring break meant nothing to the women’s basketball team as it rolled into the Women’s National Invitation Tournament Elite Eight with a win over University of Northern Colorado Thursday night.


USAC Facilities Commissioner Carlos Quintanilla resigns

Undergraduate student government officer Carlos Quintanilla stepped down as Facilities commissioner Thursday evening for personal reasons. Quintanilla is the third councilmember to resign citing personal reasons from the 2014-2015 Undergraduate Students Association Council.


UCLA men’s basketball preps to face strong Gonzaga offense in Sweet 16

Freshman forward Kevon Looney goes up for a layup during Thursday's practice at the cavernous NRG Stadium, which is where the Bruins will face the Gonzaga Bulldogs in the Sweet 16 on Friday. (Katie Meyers/Daily Bruin senior staff)
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HOUSTON — Bryce Alford rose up for a 3 and released, only to watch the ball clank off the side of the rim. The next shot hit the front of the iron.


Editorial: Napolitano responsible for regaining student trust after protest comment


Napolitano apologizes for calling protest at UC Regents meeting ‘crap’


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Junior forward/center Tony Parker scored a game-high and career-high 28 points in UCLA's win over UAB in the third round of the NCAA Tournament Saturday. (Katie Meyers/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Men’s basketball defeats UAB 92-75, advances to Sweet 16


UCLA mounted an 8-0 scoring run in the final 1:06 to defeat Southern Methodist University in the second round of the NCAA Tournament Thursday. (Katie Meyers/Daily Bruin senior staff)

UCLA men’s basketball defeats SMU 60-59 in second round of NCAAs


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Members of The Bruin Experiment club worked with middle school students to devise science experiments during a recent school visit. (Meghan Hodges/Daily Bruin)

The Bruin Experiment fosters passion for science at underserved schools

Twelve-year-old William Trimble listed off coding languages that he learned himself as other students tested their experiments around the classroom. Some were rubbing balloons on... Read more »


USAC recap – March 17


Westwood Community Council recap – March 17


Regents consider recommendations from UC medical centers


Wake of the Storm

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Read our feature series about recovery efforts in the Philippines, which was devastated by a super typhoon last November. UCLA student donations played a part in the relief missions of several aid agencies in the wake of the storm. The Daily Bruin spent 19 days in the Philippines talking to typhoon survivors and relief organizations. The reporting in the Philippines was made possible by the Bridget O’Brien Scholarship Foundation, which is in its seventh year of funding UCLA journalism with global reach and local impact.

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