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Junior linebacker Krys Barnes credited pace of play and strong tackling for UCLA's win over California on Saturday. Barnes recorded his first interception of the season in the win. (Liz Ketcham/Assistant Photo editor)

Football finds its rhythm as Chip Kelly’s training tactics start paying off

Chip Kelly is known for going fast in games and in practice. The UCLA football coach is also known for his sports science-themed approach to training his players. Read more...

Photo: Junior linebacker Krys Barnes credited pace of play and strong tackling for UCLA's win over California on Saturday. Barnes recorded his first interception of the season in the win. (Liz Ketcham/Assistant Photo editor)

Junior linebacker Krys Barnes credited pace of play and strong tackling for UCLA's win over California on Saturday. Barnes recorded his first interception of the season in the win. (Liz Ketcham/Assistant Photo editor)

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The Rundown: Oct. 16

FootballRyan Smith, Sports editor Outside linebacker Keisean Lucier-South earned Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week honors with his performance against California on Saturday. The UCLA football (1-5, 1-2 Pac-12) redshirt junior recorded a career-high 3.5 tackles for loss and played a key part in forcing three of the Bears’ four fourth-quarter turnovers. Read more...

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Redshirt senior midfielder Joab Santoyo has started all 12 games for UCLA men's soccer this season. Santoyo recorded his first assist of the season against San Diego State on Saturday night. (Liz Ketcham/Assistant Photo editor)

Men’s soccer’s first-half success continues into conference play as it goes 4-1

The Bruins are off to their best conference start since 2012, going 4-1 in the first half of Pac-12 play. First-half success has been a seasonlong trend for No. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt senior midfielder Joab Santoyo has started all 12 games for UCLA men's soccer this season. Santoyo recorded his first assist of the season against San Diego State on Saturday night. (Liz Ketcham/Assistant Photo editor)

Redshirt senior midfielder Joab Santoyo has started all 12 games for UCLA men's soccer this season. Santoyo recorded his first assist of the season against San Diego State on Saturday night. (Liz Ketcham/Assistant Photo editor)

Senior libero Zana Muno recorded 18 digs in the Bruins’ most recent victory over Arizona on Friday. The win over the Wildcats marked UCLA’s third sweep in a row. (Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)

Women’s volleyball’s three-straight sweeps reflect consistency in lineup

The Bruins are finding their rhythm almost halfway through Pac-12 play. No. 20 UCLA women’s volleyball (10-5, 5-3 Pac-12) has swept three teams in the last two weeks, including No. Read more...

Photo: Senior libero Zana Muno recorded 18 digs in the Bruins’ most recent victory over Arizona on Friday. The win over the Wildcats marked UCLA’s third sweep in a row. (Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)

Senior libero Zana Muno recorded 18 digs in the Bruins’ most recent victory over Arizona on Friday. The win over the Wildcats marked UCLA’s third sweep in a row. (Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)

Sophomore midfielder Viviana Villacorta has recorded three goals and two assists in 12 games started this year. Last season, Villacorta posted zero goals and four assists in 15 starts. (Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)

Women’s soccer player leads dynamic midfield with three goals, two assists

The Bruins don’t rely on just one person to score goals. No. 10 UCLA women’s soccer (9-3-1, 4-2-0 Pac-12) has, in 13 games, scored 26 goals from 12 different players. Read more...

Photo: Sophomore midfielder Viviana Villacorta has recorded three goals and two assists in 12 games started this year. Last season, Villacorta posted zero goals and four assists in 15 starts. (Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)

Sophomore midfielder Viviana Villacorta has recorded three goals and two assists in 12 games started this year. Last season, Villacorta posted zero goals and four assists in 15 starts. (Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)

Redshirt junior running back Joshua Kelley transferred to UCLA football from UC Davis in 2017, but did not have a carry until this year. Kelley has 433 yards and four touchdowns in five games this season. (Liz Ketcham/Assistant Photo editor)

Football sees improvement in rushing game with Joshua Kelley

This post was updated Oct. 15 at 7:56 p.m. Joshua Kelley did not take a snap for UCLA football last season. This year, he’s the Bruins’ leading rusher. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt junior running back Joshua Kelley transferred to UCLA football from UC Davis in 2017, but did not have a carry until this year. Kelley has 433 yards and four touchdowns in five games this season. (Liz Ketcham/Assistant Photo editor)

Redshirt junior running back Joshua Kelley transferred to UCLA football from UC Davis in 2017, but did not have a carry until this year. Kelley has 433 yards and four touchdowns in five games this season. (Liz Ketcham/Assistant Photo editor)