Saturday, June 15

UCLA is tied with Stanford with most NCAA championships won. We asked students how much UCLA performance and the legacy in athletics matters to them. (Michael Zshornack/Photo editor)

The Quad: How do students feel about UCLA’s athletics and its performance?

There are few universities that can lay claim to such a unique history of both academic prestige and athletic success as UCLA can. Our university is one of the top-ranked schools in the world, and the Bruins have won 113 NCAA Championships across all sports – tied with Stanford for the most championship won. Read more...

Photo: UCLA is tied with Stanford with most NCAA championships won. We asked students how much UCLA performance and the legacy in athletics matters to them. (Michael Zshornack/Photo editor)

UCLA is tied with Stanford with most NCAA championships won. We asked students how much UCLA performance and the legacy in athletics matters to them. (Michael Zshornack/Photo editor)




Front-page report of the Bruins defeat of USC during UCLA football’s only championship season in 1954. Intercollegiate athletics were already major televised affairs at this time. (Daily Bruin archives)

The Quad: The eternal dominance of college sports, explained

There was a football game yesterday. It involved a team you probably care about. It did not go well. But why? No, I’m not asking why the Bruins lost again. Read more...

Photo: Front-page report of the Bruins defeat of USC during UCLA football’s only championship season in 1954. Intercollegiate athletics were already major televised affairs at this time. (Daily Bruin archives)

Front-page report of the Bruins defeat of USC during UCLA football’s only championship season in 1954. Intercollegiate athletics were already major televised affairs at this time. (Daily Bruin archives)

This is what Goodyear blimps looked like when Taysom Hill was born. (Creative Commons photo by Tequask via Wikimedia)

The Quad: The top 10 things that are #YoungerThanTaysomHill

UCLA football is playing BYU on Saturday, and BYU’s starting quarterback is named Taysom Hill, and he’s 26 years old. UCLA’s student section – fresh off the high of becoming the first Twitter-verified student section in the country – decided to spend the week roasting Hill for being old by using the hashtag #YoungerThanTaysomHill. Read more...

Photo: This is what Goodyear blimps looked like when Taysom Hill was born. (Creative Commons photo by Tequask via Wikimedia)

This is what Goodyear blimps looked like when Taysom Hill was born. (Creative Commons photo by Tequask via Wikimedia)