Monday, February 18



Romar takes head position at Pepperdine

Romar takes head position at Pepperdine Men’s basketball assistant coach to leave at season end By Scott Yamaguchi Daily Bruin Staff Among the consequences of last year’s NCAA Championship has been the gradual dismantling of UCLA men’s basketball head coach Jim Harrick’s assistant coaching staff. Read more...


Twist of fate leads to UCLA

Twist of fate leads to UCLA Portocarrero surpasses struggles to compete for UCLA gymnastics By Esther Hui Daily Bruin Staff After spending 16 years of her life battling to stay in gymnastics, Louisa Portocarrero knows what it means to struggle. Read more...


Bruin gymnasts beaming as wins propel them closer to top spot

 February 20, 1996 Bruin gymnasts beaming as wins propel them closer to top spot By Esther Hui Daily Bruin Staff When freshman Susie Erickson dismounted from the beam with a 2 1Ž2 twist and a step during Sunday’s triangle women’s gymnastics meet at the Wooden Center, there was no way of knowing that that small step would be the only imperfect landing of the afternoon, and probably UCLA’s biggest error. Read more...


W. hoops falls into Sun Devils’ trap

 February 20, 1996 W. hoops falls into Sun Devils’ trapTenacious ASU defense shuts down Bruins, leads to down-to-wire 71-70 win By Emmanuelle Ejercito Daily Bruin Staff The UCLA women’s basketball team got a taste of its own medicine against Arizona State Saturday afternoon in Tempe. Read more...


Bruins sail perilously over Waves

 February 20, 1996 Bruins sail perilously over Waves By Hye Kwon Daily Bruin Staff MALIBU — With the entire squad rallying around Stephanie Chi’s courageous effort, the seventh-ranked UCLA women’s tennis team was able to hold off Pepperdine for an emotional 5-4 win Saturday afternoon. Read more...