Monday, February 18

Junior attacker Bronte Halligan logged one goal and two assists in UCLA women's water polo's overtime victory over UC Irvine. The Bruins will compete at UC Irvine's Barbara Kalbus Invitational next weekend. (Elise Tsai/Daily Bruin)

Women’s water polo prevails over persistent Anteaters in overtime

Following their first loss of the season, the Bruins were tested at home by a familiar foe. No. 3 UCLA women’s water polo (14-1) beat No. Read more...

Photo: Junior attacker Bronte Halligan logged one goal and two assists in UCLA women's water polo's overtime victory over UC Irvine. The Bruins will compete at UC Irvine's Barbara Kalbus Invitational next weekend. (Elise Tsai/Daily Bruin)

Junior attacker Bronte Halligan logged one goal and two assists in UCLA women's water polo's overtime victory over UC Irvine. The Bruins will compete at UC Irvine's Barbara Kalbus Invitational next weekend. (Elise Tsai/Daily Bruin)

Freshman guard Jules Bernard notched career highs in points and minutes with 19 and 27, respectively, against Stanford on Saturday. The freshman missed just one shot from the field and one free throw in UCLA’s 24-point loss. (Joe Akita/Daily Bruin staff)

UCLA men’s basketball fails to cut down Cardinal lead in 104-80 romp by Stanford

It’s safe to assume the Bruins would have liked that broken rim delay to last a little longer. UCLA men’s basketball (13-13, 6-7 Pac-12) entered the second half down just nine. Read more...

Photo: Freshman guard Jules Bernard notched career highs in points and minutes with 19 and 27, respectively, against Stanford on Saturday. The freshman missed just one shot from the field and one free throw in UCLA’s 24-point loss. (Joe Akita/Daily Bruin staff)

Freshman guard Jules Bernard notched career highs in points and minutes with 19 and 27, respectively, against Stanford on Saturday. The freshman missed just one shot from the field and one free throw in UCLA’s 24-point loss. (Joe Akita/Daily Bruin staff)

Redshirt junior right-hander Jack Ralston pitched six scoreless innings Saturday against St. John's. Ralston tied his career high with seven strikeouts in his first career Saturday start. (Isabelle Roy/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Baseball delivers shutout performance in second game against St. John’s

The Bruins had a low scoring, come-from-behind victory Friday night, but they won in a much different fashion Saturday. No. 5 UCLA baseball (2-0) clinched the series victory with a 9-0 victory over St. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt junior right-hander Jack Ralston pitched six scoreless innings Saturday against St. John's. Ralston tied his career high with seven strikeouts in his first career Saturday start. (Isabelle Roy/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Redshirt junior right-hander Jack Ralston pitched six scoreless innings Saturday against St. John's. Ralston tied his career high with seven strikeouts in his first career Saturday start. (Isabelle Roy/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Sophomore guard Jaylen Hands scored a team-high 17 points in the first half against Stanford on Saturday night. Hands – who leads the Pac-12 in assists – also picked up three dimes, leading to eight more Bruin points. (Michael Zshornack/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Men’s basketball forfeits early lead to Stanford, lagging 9 points at the half

Three and a half minutes in, the UCLA-Stanford matchup looked a lot like it did when the Bruins won by 22 on Jan. 3. Fast-forward seven minutes, and the Cardinal used a 22-point swing to flip the script. Read more...

Photo: Sophomore guard Jaylen Hands scored a team-high 17 points in the first half against Stanford on Saturday night. Hands – who leads the Pac-12 in assists – also picked up three dimes, leading to eight more Bruin points. (Michael Zshornack/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Sophomore guard Jaylen Hands scored a team-high 17 points in the first half against Stanford on Saturday night. Hands – who leads the Pac-12 in assists – also picked up three dimes, leading to eight more Bruin points. (Michael Zshornack/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Junior Kyla Ross recorded four scores above 9.925 against Arizona on Saturday, including her second straight perfect 10 on vault. Her all-around score marked the highest in the NCAA so far this season. (MacKenzie Coffman/Assistant Photo editor)

Gymnastics becomes third team in country to cross 198 points as it beats Arizona

The Bruins have hit the “big 198.” No. 3 UCLA gymnastics (6-0, 5-0 Pac-12) defeated No. 25 Arizona (1-5, 1-4) in Pauley Pavilion on Saturday 198.025-194.975, making the Bruins’ highest score of the season. Read more...

Photo: Junior Kyla Ross recorded four scores above 9.925 against Arizona on Saturday, including her second straight perfect 10 on vault. Her all-around score marked the highest in the NCAA so far this season. (MacKenzie Coffman/Assistant Photo editor)

Junior Kyla Ross recorded four scores above 9.925 against Arizona on Saturday, including her second straight perfect 10 on vault. Her all-around score marked the highest in the NCAA so far this season. (MacKenzie Coffman/Assistant Photo editor)

Junior second baseman Chase Strumpf went 1-for-2 with an RBI and two walks in the Bruins' 3-2 victory against St. John's on opening day. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Baseball boasts successful start in opening day comeback win over St. John’s

Coach John Savage started sophomore right-hander Zach Pettway knowing he was made for Fridays. “Pettway is a competitor,” Savage said. “That’s the one thing he’ll give you day in and day out. Read more...

Photo: Junior second baseman Chase Strumpf went 1-for-2 with an RBI and two walks in the Bruins' 3-2 victory against St. John's on opening day. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Junior second baseman Chase Strumpf went 1-for-2 with an RBI and two walks in the Bruins' 3-2 victory against St. John's on opening day. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Sophomore forward Michaela Onyenwere logged 21 points and went 7-of-7 from the free-throw line to go along with six rebounds. Onyenwere has turned in at least 21 points in nine games of UCLA women's basketball's 13 Pac-12 games. (Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)

Women’s basketball yields to Stanford, ceding its 6-game win streak

It was a roller-coaster game for the Bruins. UCLA women’s basketball (15-10, 8-5 Pac-12) snapped its six-game winning streak in its 65-51 loss to No. 10 Stanford (20-4, 10-3) on Friday. Read more...

Photo: Sophomore forward Michaela Onyenwere logged 21 points and went 7-of-7 from the free-throw line to go along with six rebounds. Onyenwere has turned in at least 21 points in nine games of UCLA women's basketball's 13 Pac-12 games. (Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)

Sophomore forward Michaela Onyenwere logged 21 points and went 7-of-7 from the free-throw line to go along with six rebounds. Onyenwere has turned in at least 21 points in nine games of UCLA women's basketball's 13 Pac-12 games. (Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)