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2017 Schedule
31-5, 3rd in Pac-12
Ball wants to be the 'best player to ever play' (1:18)
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Kansas' Mason unanimous AP All-America pick

Frank Mason III was the only unanimous selection for the AP All-America team, which also includes Josh Hart, Lonzo Ball, Caleb Swanigan and Justin Jackson.


Lonzo Ball: "I love to win"

Lonzo Ball talks about the next stage of his journey, upcoming draft and why he considers himself better than Markelle Fultz. Ball also comments on UCLA's loss to Kentucky and his announcement to go pro.

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18hC.L. Brown

Ball, Mason III among 5 Wooden Award finalists

UCLA's Lonzo Ball, Kansas' Frank Mason III, Gonzaga's Nigel Williams-Goss, Villanova's Josh Hart and Purdue's Caleb Swanigan were named on Monday to the John Wooden All-American Team.

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This year's Final Four is not quite ideal for fans of the NBA draft. Duke, Kentucky, Arizona and UCLA all have more freshmen in Chad Ford's top 100 than the Final Four teams combined.

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23hChad Ford

NBA draft stock: Ball, Leaf and more

Lonzo Ball did not play well in UCLA's loss to Kentucky, but our NBA sources don't think the performance will impact his stock. What about TJ Leaf and Ike Anigbogu?

Can LaVar make Lonzo and Stephen A. better? (0:48)
Ball trying to be his own player (1:22)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

This game is tailor-made for UCLA signee Jaylen Hands. Explosive in transition, can push the ball and get to the rim. Has also been good on-ball defensively.

LaVar expects Lonzo to take game to another level as a pro (1:18)
Lonzo not feeling pressure from LaVar's comments (2:03)

Joe Lunardi Senior Writer, ESPN.com 

Like the 1972 Dolphins, the 2008 Final Four remains the only "perfect" bracket in which all the No. 1 seeds advanced. The most we can have now is two -- Gonzaga and perhaps North Carolina.

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3dJeff Goodman

LaVar Ball 'glad' Alford is staying at UCLA

LaVar Ball, who stayed in California to tend to his ailing wife instead of going to Memphis for the Sweet 16, told ESPN he feels "good" about Steve Alford remaining the coach at UCLA.

Greenberg's 'gut feeling' is that Alford has new UCLA contract (1:22)
Kentucky's Fox keeps getting better (1:36)

Freddie and Fitz: Jeff Goodman, ESPN CBB

Freddie talks with Jeff Goodman who covered: UNC's win over Butler and Kentucky's win over UCLA. Also, Steve Alford saying he will stay at UCLA and Lonzo Ball to the NBA.

Alford emphatic saying he'll stay with UCLA (1:35)
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4dJeff Goodman

UCLA's Alford: Not interested in Indiana job

UCLA head coach Steve Alford said he is "not going to talk to Indiana" about its head-coaching vacancy and emphasized that he is committed to the Bruins.

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4dJeff Goodman

Ball says he's done at UCLA, headed to draft

In a widely expected move, Lonzo Ball said after the Bruins' Sweet 16 loss to Kentucky on Friday night that the game was his last for UCLA.

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

Steve Alford to ESPN: I am Absolutely 100 percent not going to Indiana. Staying at UCLA. I am happy. Love it here. Have a great class coming in, and brand-new practice facility. Obviously, I love my alma mater. Committed to UCLA. I am not going to talk to Indiana. I am staying a Bruin."

Team Stats

Points Per Game89.82nd
Rebounds Per Game38.545th
Assists Per Game21.41st
Points Allowed75.5258th

Tournament History

Final Fours18
Tournament Record103-40
Championship Seasons1964, 1965, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1995
Tournament Appearances47