Saturday, December 15

Coach Michael Sealy won AVCA National Coach of the Year in 2011 after leading the Bruins to an NCAA championship. Over his nine seasons with UCLA, Sealy has led his team to seven NCAA tournaments. (Liz Ketcham/Assistant Photo editor)

Fresh Off The Grill: Women’s volleyball needs consistent, diverse lineup to avoid future embarrassment

Three weeks ago, Michael Sealy said his team was an embarrassing representation of UCLA. And he wasn’t wrong. The coach failed to lead UCLA women’s volleyball (13-14, 8-12 Pac-12) to the NCAA tournament after the team lost nine of its last 11 games and finished with a losing record for the first time in the program’s history. Read more...

Photo: Coach Michael Sealy won AVCA National Coach of the Year in 2011 after leading the Bruins to an NCAA championship. Over his nine seasons with UCLA, Sealy has led his team to seven NCAA tournaments. (Liz Ketcham/Assistant Photo editor)

Coach Michael Sealy won AVCA National Coach of the Year in 2011 after leading the Bruins to an NCAA championship. Over his nine seasons with UCLA, Sealy has led his team to seven NCAA tournaments. (Liz Ketcham/Assistant Photo editor)

Sophomore forward Lauryn Miller is averaging 5.8 points and three rebounds per game so far this season for UCLA women's basketball. The Bruins will face Indiana at home Sunday afternoon with an opportunity to snap a three-game losing streak. (Niveda Tennety/Daily Bruin)

Women’s basketball hopes to rebound from losses with focus on 3-pointers

The Bruins will have an opportunity to break a three-game losing streak when it faces the Hoosiers on Sunday. UCLA women’s basketball (3-4) will host Indiana (6-0) – the 2018 Women’s National Invitation Tournament champions – after returning home winless from the U.S. Read more...

Photo: Sophomore forward Lauryn Miller is averaging 5.8 points and three rebounds per game so far this season for UCLA women's basketball. The Bruins will face Indiana at home Sunday afternoon with an opportunity to snap a three-game losing streak. (Niveda Tennety/Daily Bruin)

Sophomore forward Lauryn Miller is averaging 5.8 points and three rebounds per game so far this season for UCLA women's basketball. The Bruins will face Indiana at home Sunday afternoon with an opportunity to snap a three-game losing streak. (Niveda Tennety/Daily Bruin)

Sophomore guard Jaylen Hands dished out a career-high 11 assists Wednesday against Hawai'i. Hands is averaging 10 assists per game in his last two appearances, bringing his season mark to 5.7, compared to a team-high 2.7 turnovers per game. (Michael Zshornack/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Men’s basketball to toughen up skills for next match against LMU

Former UCLA guards and first-round draft picks Lonzo Ball and Aaron Holiday were in attendance Wednesday night for the Bruins’ double-digit victory over Hawai’i Rainbow Warriors. Read more...

Photo: Sophomore guard Jaylen Hands dished out a career-high 11 assists Wednesday against Hawai'i. Hands is averaging 10 assists per game in his last two appearances, bringing his season mark to 5.7, compared to a team-high 2.7 turnovers per game. (Michael Zshornack/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Sophomore guard Jaylen Hands dished out a career-high 11 assists Wednesday against Hawai'i. Hands is averaging 10 assists per game in his last two appearances, bringing his season mark to 5.7, compared to a team-high 2.7 turnovers per game. (Michael Zshornack/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Freshman attacker Ashworth Molthen registered a hat trick in his first NCAA championship game as a Bruin. No. 3 seed UCLA men's water polo will take on No. 2 seed USC in the semifinals on Saturday. (Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)

Men’s water polo heads to NCAA semifinals with 18-6 bombardment of George Washington

The Bruins took “team water polo” to a new level Thursday night. Eleven players scored in No. 3 seed UCLA men’s water polo’s 18-6 win over No. Read more...

Photo: Freshman attacker Ashworth Molthen registered a hat trick in his first NCAA championship game as a Bruin. No. 3 seed UCLA men's water polo will take on No. 2 seed USC in the semifinals on Saturday. (Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)

Freshman attacker Ashworth Molthen registered a hat trick in his first NCAA championship game as a Bruin. No. 3 seed UCLA men's water polo will take on No. 2 seed USC in the semifinals on Saturday. (Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)



Sophomore center Quinten Osborne – the only returning starter from last year’s national championship game – has logged 38 goals on the season so far. No. 3 seed UCLA men’s water polo will begin its NCAA run Thursday when it faces No. 6 seed George Washington in the quarterfinal game. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Men’s water polo to start NCAA championship contests against George Washington

Another title run is on the horizon for the Bruins. No. 3 seed UCLA men’s water polo (22-4) will face No. 6 seed George Washington (23-6) to open NCAA championship play Thursday at Stanford’s Avery Aquatic Center. Read more...

Photo: Sophomore center Quinten Osborne – the only returning starter from last year’s national championship game – has logged 38 goals on the season so far. No. 3 seed UCLA men’s water polo will begin its NCAA run Thursday when it faces No. 6 seed George Washington in the quarterfinal game. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Sophomore center Quinten Osborne – the only returning starter from last year’s national championship game – has logged 38 goals on the season so far. No. 3 seed UCLA men’s water polo will begin its NCAA run Thursday when it faces No. 6 seed George Washington in the quarterfinal game. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)