ALFORD - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ALFORD News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NCAA Tournament: UCLA 77, Stephen F. Austin 60 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57720867-77/bruins-tournament-lumberjacks-ncaa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57720867-77/bruins-tournament-lumberjacks-ncaa.html.csp">NCAA Tournament: UCLA 77, Stephen F. Austin 60</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BERNIE WILSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-23T23:48:12.383-06:00">Updated Mar 23, 2014 11:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">SAN DIEGO • Jordan Adams scored 19 points and UCLA beat Stephen F. Austin 77-60 on Sunday to reach the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2008. The fourth-seeded Bruins (27-8) will play Florida, the tournament’s overall top seed, in the South Regional semifinals on Thursday in Memphis. First-year coach Steve Alford has won as many NCAA tournament games in three days as the Bruins had in the previous five seasons combined. Alford replaced Ben Howland, who was fired a year ag...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577208672014-03-23T23:48:12.383-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-23T23:48:12.383-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57720867@www.sltrib.com Sun, 23 Mar 2014 23:48:12 MDT NCAA Tournament: UCLA 76, Tulsa 59 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57715753-77/0-0-ucla-tulsa-adams.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57715753-77/0-0-ucla-tulsa-adams.html.csp">NCAA Tournament: UCLA 76, Tulsa 59</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BERNIE WILSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T16:45:49.158-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Diego • Jordan Adams had 21 points and eight rebounds, and Norman Powell scored 15 points in his hometown to lead fourth-seeded UCLA to a 76-59 victory over 13th-seeded Tulsa on Friday night, spoiling the NCAA tournament head coaching debut of Danny Manning. UCLA (27-8) advances to Sunday’s third round in the South region against 12th-seeded Stephen F. Austin, which upset No. 5 VCU 77-75 in overtime. In his first year at Westwood, Steve Alford coached the Bruins to just their third win in th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577157532014-03-22T16:45:49.158-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-22T16:45:49.158-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57715753@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 16:45:49 MDT College basketball: UCLA beats Arizona for Pac-12 championship http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57687683-77/ucla-arizona-0-0-pac.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57687683-77/ucla-arizona-0-0-pac.html.csp">College basketball: UCLA beats Arizona for Pac-12 championship</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN MARSHALL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T22:14:34.478-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 10:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • UCLA went into the season with the uncertainty that comes with a new coach. The Bruins suffered their share of setbacks, a notable one just a week earlier. Once the Pac-12 tournament got rolling, the Bruins took off. Now, after trading body blows with one of the nation’s best defensive teams, UCLA takes home a Pac-12 championship in its first season under Steve Alford. Outlasting one of the best closing teams in basketball, UCLA knocked off No. 4 Arizona 75-71 in the conference tourn...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576876832014-03-15T22:14:34.478-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-15T22:14:34.478-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57687683@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 22:14:34 MDT