June 12, 3:32 pm
Former UCLA basketball and volleyball standout Natalie Williams was inducted into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame Saturday.
The 6-foot-2 dual-sport athlete initially earned a scholarship to play basketball for the Bruins but decided to walk on to the women’s volleyball team as a freshman where she finished her career as a four-time All-American. Read more...
April 14, 6:54 pm
UCLA women’s basketball guard Nirra Fields was drafted by the Phoenix Mercury with the 32nd pick in the WNBA draft Thursday.
Fields, who played four years in Westwood, averaged 15.3 points per game this season as she helped lead the Bruins to their first Sweet 16 appearance in 17 years. Read more...
Photo: UCLA guard Nirra Fields was drafted by the WNBA's Phoenix Mercury on Thursday. (Kathy Chen/Daily Bruin)
March 30, 1:20 am
While Bruin athletes continue competing in Westwood, here’s a look at some of the biggest news from the rest of the Pac-12.
All-American basketball stars
With a pair of schools in the Final Four, the Pac-12 showed the women’s basketball world that it deserved the title of powerhouse conference. Read more...
Photo: Junior guard Kelsey Plum was one of three Pac-12 women's basketball players to be honored as a second- or third-team AP All-American. (Owen Emerson/Daily Bruin senior staff)
March 29, 1:30 am
The 2015-16 UCLA women’s basketball season produced a major step-up in quality play from previous seasons, resulting in the Bruins’ first Sweet 16 appearance since 1999. Read more...
Photo: Senior guard Nirra Field had her collegiate finale Saturday against No. 2 seed Texas. UCLA exited the NCAA Tournament in the Sweet 16, but the Bruins play showed major improvement this season. (Keila Mayberry/Daily Bruin staff)
March 26, 4:14 pm
BRIDGEPORT, CONNECTICUT — Nirra Fields stole the ball and looked up.
For most of her career this was where the senior guard liked to be: on the fast break on her way to a layup. Read more...
Photo: Sophomore forward Monique Billings finished with 20 points and 12 rebounds in UCLA's Sweet 16 loss to Texas. (Tehya Faulk/Daily Bruin)