Tuesday, November 21

Redshirt senior guard Kari Korver (right) leads UCLA with 62 3-pointers this season – in her career, she's made 241. She has also been voted as a team captain for the past four years. (Amy Dixon/Daily Bruin)

Women’s basketball guard Kari Korver plays last Pac-12 game of career

Redshirt senior guard Kari Korver played her last Pac-12 women’s basketball game with UCLA’s loss to Oregon State on Saturday. [Related: Women’s basketball ends Pac-12 tournament with 63-53 loss to Oregon State] After the loss, junior guard Jordin Canada was in tears while talking about her teammate. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt senior guard Kari Korver (right) leads UCLA with 62 3-pointers this season – in her career, she's made 241. She has also been voted as a team captain for the past four years. (Amy Dixon/Daily Bruin)

Redshirt senior guard Kari Korver (right) leads UCLA with 62 3-pointers this season – in her career, she's made 241. She has also been voted as a team captain for the past four years. (Amy Dixon/Daily Bruin)

Sophomore guard Kennedy Burke received All-Pac-12 Honorable Mention honors Tuesday. She averages 12.6 points and 4.8 assists per game. (Kristie-Valerie Hoang/Daily Bruin)

Women’s basketball ready for postseason push as Pac-12 tournament starts

The Pac-12 tournament is here, and it’s been a season of highs and lows for UCLA women’s basketball. The Bruins (22-7, 13-5 Pac-12) started out the season 17-4, looking like the team that was picked to win the conference. Read more...

Photo: Sophomore guard Kennedy Burke received All-Pac-12 Honorable Mention honors Tuesday. She averages 12.6 points and 4.8 assists per game. (Kristie-Valerie Hoang/Daily Bruin)

Sophomore guard Kennedy Burke received All-Pac-12 Honorable Mention honors Tuesday. She averages 12.6 points and 4.8 assists per game. (Kristie-Valerie Hoang/Daily Bruin)

Following losses to Oregon and Oregon State, junior guard Jordin Canada reassessed her leadership role this season and dropped 22 points during UCLA women’s basketball’s upset win over Washington. (Stella Huang/Daily Bruin)

Confrontation key to restoring unity for UCLA women’s basketball

The UCLA women’s basketball team’s back-to-back wins came after a week of soul searching. The team lost to both No. 10 Oregon State and unranked Oregon on the road the weekend before, the latter game costing the team a shot at the Pac-12 regular season title, which they were favored to win at the beginning of the season. Read more...

Photo: Following losses to Oregon and Oregon State, junior guard Jordin Canada reassessed her leadership role this season and dropped 22 points during UCLA women’s basketball’s upset win over Washington. (Stella Huang/Daily Bruin)

Following losses to Oregon and Oregon State, junior guard Jordin Canada reassessed her leadership role this season and dropped 22 points during UCLA women’s basketball’s upset win over Washington. (Stella Huang/Daily Bruin)

Junior guard Jordin Canada did not start a basketball game for the first time this season. However, Canada would only sit due to injury concerns for a little while – and after coming back Canada dominated en route to UCLA women's basketball's 90-79 victory over Washington. (Stella Huang/Daily Bruin)

Jordin Canada, despite injury, key to UCLA’s 90-79 win over Washington

Jordin Canada has been playing against Kelsey Plum for a long time. Both five-star recruits from southern California, they constantly battled each other growing up. They have also praised each other profusely. Read more...

Photo: Junior guard Jordin Canada did not start a basketball game for the first time this season. However, Canada would only sit due to injury concerns for a little while – and after coming back Canada dominated en route to UCLA women's basketball's 90-79 victory over Washington. (Stella Huang/Daily Bruin)

Junior guard Jordin Canada did not start a basketball game for the first time this season. However, Canada would only sit due to injury concerns for a little while – and after coming back Canada dominated en route to UCLA women's basketball's 90-79 victory over Washington. (Stella Huang/Daily Bruin)

UCLA women's basketball coach Cori Close utilizes a highly engaging and unorthodox recruitment method when it comes to building the future of the Bruins. (Jintak Han/Assistant Photo editor)

Women’s basketball creates unique, personalized recruitment process

An email was sent around the UCLA women’s basketball office marked “classified” and “top secret.” The team was in the middle of a battle – as it is every year – to recruit the best players in the country. Read more...

Photo: UCLA women's basketball coach Cori Close utilizes a highly engaging and unorthodox recruitment method when it comes to building the future of the Bruins. (Jintak Han/Assistant Photo editor)

UCLA women's basketball coach Cori Close utilizes a highly engaging and unorthodox recruitment method when it comes to building the future of the Bruins. (Jintak Han/Assistant Photo editor)

Junior guard Jordin Canada scored UCLA's final nine points to solidify a victory against Arizona State. Canada finished the night with 26 points and six assists. (Kristie-Valerie Hoang/Daily Bruin)

Women’s basketball continues home winning streak with weekend Arizona wins

Junior guard Jordin Canada says coach Cori Close constantly tells her players to breathe. During the UCLA women’s basketball team’s first game of the weekend, the No. Read more...

Photo: Junior guard Jordin Canada scored UCLA's final nine points to solidify a victory against Arizona State. Canada finished the night with 26 points and six assists. (Kristie-Valerie Hoang/Daily Bruin)

Junior guard Jordin Canada scored UCLA's final nine points to solidify a victory against Arizona State. Canada finished the night with 26 points and six assists. (Kristie-Valerie Hoang/Daily Bruin)

Redshirt senior Nicole Kornet will try to stop the younger Arizona State backcourt this weekend. (Jintak Han/Assistant Photo editor)

Women’s basketball shoots for 24th consecutive home win

Nicole Kornet is relatively old for a college student. At 23, the redshirt senior guard is the second oldest player on the women’s basketball team. After living in Kentucky, Arizona, Texas and Oklahoma, she landed at UCLA after transferring from the University of Oklahoma last year. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt senior Nicole Kornet will try to stop the younger Arizona State backcourt this weekend. (Jintak Han/Assistant Photo editor)

Redshirt senior Nicole Kornet will try to stop the younger Arizona State backcourt this weekend. (Jintak Han/Assistant Photo editor)


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