UCLA Rumors & News

  • UCLA Football Star -- Punished In Uber Driver Attack

    TMZ "UCLA football star Ishmael Adams is finally facing the music for an alleged attack on an Uber driver last year -- but he won't do any jail time ... TMZ Sports has learned. As we previously reported ... Adams was arrested for battery back in August after allegedly getting violent with an Uber..." May 04

  • UCLA's Kenny Clark's path to the NFL draft shaped by his father's murder conviction

    ESPN "Kenny Clark Jr., all 6-foot-3, 314 pounds of him, settled as best he could onto the hard, courtroom bench inside the Ronald Reagan Federal Building in Santa Ana, California. The former UCLA defensive tackle squeezed in between his mom and brother, with his twin sisters and a cousin nearby. Soon..." April 24

  • UCLA's Dan Guerrero voted wrong way on satellite camps

    USA Today "Anyone who was surprised the NCAA Division I Council this month voted to ban college football coaches from participating in satellite camps is not alone. At least one conference commissioner was, too. Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott said Wednesday night that the league’s representative on..." April 22

  • UCLA's quarterback went golfing at one of Donald Trump's courses in a 'F*ck Trump' hat

    SB Nation "You already knew UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen is very good at throwing footballs. But you probably didn't know Rosen has very good taste in golfing attire when he decides to tee it up. You can't see it above, but Rosen was vigilant enough to also tag his photo with a "Trump National Golf Club"..." April 11

  • Snoop Dogg’s son Cordell Broadus returning to UCLA football

    Larry Brown Sports "Cordell Broadus is returning to UCLA football. Less than a year after walking away from the Bruins’ program prior to the commencement of fall practice, Broadus will be returning to Jim Mora’s program, this time as a walk-on. Scout’s Tracy Pierson reports the news and says Broadus will be on..." March 09

  • 3-Star OL Will Farrar Announces Commitment To UCLA

    College Spun "The UCLA Bruins just got some solid news this Friday night. Three-star offensive guard Will Farrar, from Richmond, Texas, announced on Twitter that he’s chosen to attend UCLA in the fall of 2017. The 6-foot-5, 290-pound star chosen the Bruins over dozens of programs, including LSU, Texas,..." March 08

  • 2017 3-Star Safety Jaquan Henderson Decommits From UCLA

    College Spun "Back in September, safety Jaquan Henderson – then a four-star recruit – officially pledged himself to UCLA. Wednesday, he backed off that commitment, announcing to his Twitter followers that he and his family have made the decision to re-open his recruitment. He thanked the Bruins’ coaching staff..." March 03

  • Five-star LB Mique Juarez commits to the Bruins

    CBS Sports "UCLA landed one of the top outside linebackers in the country on Wednesday, when Mique Juarez committed to the Bruins, choosing UCLA over schools like Ole Miss and Alabama. The five-star linebacker is rated the No. 1 OLB by 247Sports and the No. 11 overall player in the 2016 class. Juarez..." February 03

  • Brandon Burton Commits to UCLA

    Bruins Nation "Why wait until tomorrow? The Bruins nabbed a top recruit from a traditional Southern Cal stronghold on the night before National LOI Signing Day when they got a commitment from Junipero Serra HS 4* Athlete Brandon Burton. Burton, who plays both wide receiver and free safety, made his..." February 03

  • Report: 4-star WR Audie Omotosho heading to UCLA

    The Score "After receiving a whopping 31 FBS offers, Audie Omotosho certainly had a tough decision to make, but UCLA has apparently won the bidding for the four-star receiver's services." February 02

  • Summit High receiver Damian Alloway commits to UCLA

    Los Angeles Times "UCLA’s 2016 recruiting class gained momentum Friday, less than a week before signing day on Feb. 3, when receiver Damian Alloway announced his commitment to the Bruins in a video produced by Bleacher Report. A product of Summit High in Fontana, Alloway, 5-foot-10 and 170 pounds, is considered..." January 30

  • Jake Raulerson moves on from Texas by transferring to UCLA

    College Football Talk "In 2014, Jake Raulerson played for Texas in their game against UCLA. Two years later, Raulerson has joined that day’s enemy. In concluding a coast-to-coast tour that included a handful of FBS programs, Raulerson announced on Twitter Monday afternoon that he will continue his playing career..." January 25

  • Report: Lane Kiffin turned down offer from UCLA before title game

    Gamedayr "Common knowledge around Hollywood dictates the sequel is never as good as the original. That goes for movies and for football. Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin could very well have seen a return to Los Angeles, as ESPN’s Brett McMurphy reported earlier Thursday that the UCLA Bruins..." January 15

  • Report: UCLA's Thomas Duarte declares for 2016 NFL Draft

    The Score "The number of UCLA underclassmen heading to the professional ranks is now at six, as receiver Thomas Duarte will skip his senior season and enter the 2016 NFL Draft, his father told Joey Kaufman of the Orange County Register. Duarte led the Bruins with 10 touchdown receptions in 2015, while..." January 12

  • A&M, UCLA OC Noel Mazzone agree to three-year deal

    College Football Talk "Yesterday speculation was swirling that Noel Mazzone had all but decided to leave UCLA to take over Texas A&M’s offense, although the offensive coordinator’s current boss denied that it was a done deal. Less than 24 hours later, it appears to be a done deal, at least according to ESPN.com‘s Joe..." January 08

  • Source: UCLA OC Noel Mazzone to take same position at Texas A&M

    Fox Sports - College Football "UCLA offensive coordinator Noel Mazzone has accepted the job to become the new Texas A&M offensive coordinator, a source told FOX Sports on Wednesday. The 58-year-old Mazzone arrived in College Station on Wednesday night and is expected to get a three-year deal. Mazzone, who has been close to..." January 07

  • Report: Texas A&M's Kevin Sumlin, UCLA's Jim Mora Jr. lobbying for NFL jobs

    The Score "Sunrise will bring about black Monday in the NFL coaching ranks, and with a number of positions likely to open up, it appears a couple of prominent college coaches are lobbying for a jump to the next level. Texas A&M's Kevin Sumlin and UCLA's Jim Mora Jr. are both interested in leaving the..." January 04

  • UCLA defensive lineman Kenny Clark declares for the NFL draft

    Los Angeles Times "UCLA defensive lineman Kenny Clark will declare for the NFL draft and will forgo his senior season at UCLA, Clark announced Monday on Twitter. The loss of Clark, though not a major surprise, deals another blow to a UCLA run defense that was shredded by Nebraska in Saturday’s Foster Farms Bowl...." December 29

  • UCLA OG Alex Redmond leaves Bruins, signs with NFL agent

    Inside Socal "UCLA offensive lineman Alex Redmond has left the team and signed with an NFL agent, head coach Jim Mora said Tuesday. The junior had been a mainstay on the Bruins’ offensive line ever since he arrived in 2013 as four-star recruit. He started all 13 games at right guard his first season, and was..." December 24

  • UCLA offensive coordinator Noel Mazzone hospitalized

    CBS Sports "UCLA's offensive coordinator Noel Mazzone, 58, has been hospitalized for an undisclosed reason. The news was first reported by Bruin Report Online. In a statement made in reference to the report, a UCLA spokesman said that "Coach Mazzone is resting comfortably, in good spirits and looking..." December 16

  • 4-Star OL Sean Auwae Announces De-Commitment From UCLA

    College Spun "Kapolei (Hi.) four-star offensive center Sean Auwae just announced his de-commitment from UCLA on Twitter. The 6-foot-4, 285-pound Auwae had been committed to the Bruins since August. " November 25

  • Pac-12 'reprimands' UCLA LB Deon Hollins for critical comments about officiating

    ESPN "UCLA linebacker Deon Hollins' chastising of a Pac-12 officiating crew for its performance in UCLA's 31-27 loss to Washington State on Saturday didn't go over too well at the conference headquarters. In response to Hollins' comments, which the Pac-12 termed "derogatory" and included, "It's..." November 19

  • BOOM! UCLA Gets Commit from 4* WR Theo Howard

    Bruins Nation "U.C.L.A. landed a big time playmaker today when 4* WR Theo Howard from Westlake HS in Westlake Village committed to the Bruins. Howard had 26 offers from schools like Michigan, Oklahoma, TCU and Notre Dame, as well as 11 of the Pac-12 schools including Southern Cal (Boom!). Howard had..." November 02

  • UCLA's Paul Perkins, Nate Starks 'on track' to play Saturday vs. Colorado

    The Score "UCLA could receive a significant boost for Saturday's game versus Colorado, as coach Jim Mora announced that running backs Paul Perkins and Nate Starks should be healthy enough to go. “I would assume that both of them would play,” Mora said. “It looks like they’re both on track to play. I’m not..." October 29

  • Five-star TE Chris Clark will not transfer to Syracuse, according to reports

    Syracuse.com "Former five-star tight end Chris Clark will not transfer to Syracuse University, according to reports from recruiting websites Scout and Rivals. According to Pittsburgh Rivals reporter Chris Peak, Syracuse chose not to honor Clark's verbal commitment from a week ago. Syracuse Scout reporter..." October 27

  • UCLA'S JOSH ROSEN HOT TUB REMOVED Soak In the Disappointment

    TMZ "The hot tub fun is over for UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen ... school officials tell TMZ Sports it's been REMOVED from his dorm room after photos of the party pool went viral. We spoke with UCLA Associate Media Director, Ricardo Vazquez, who tells us, "We have been told that the hot tub has been..." October 27

  • Report: Brian Kelly, Kevin Sumlin, Jim Mora 'open' to NFL coaching jobs

    The Score "Three of the highest-profile coaches in college football could have their eyes on going pro. Notre Dame's Brian Kelly, Texas A&M's Kevin Sumlin, and UCLA's Jim Mora are all "open" to potential head-coaching jobs in the NFL, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapaport." October 26

  • 4-star defensive end Oluwole Betiku decommits from UCLA

    The Score "UCLA has lost one of its top 2016 recruits. Defensive end Oluwole Betiku tweeted Thursday morning that he will reopen his recruitment after initially committing to UCLA." October 24

  • UCLA's Josh Rosen put a hot tub in his dorm

    Sporting News - NCAAF "We're assuming it's Rosen's dorm since he posted the video to his account. There's also another twist to this story involving an Arizona fan, which you can read about here. Let's just say that Arizona fan posted a photo of herself in the hot tub with Rosen on her own Instagram account." October 23

  • UCLA running back Paul Perkins suffers leg injury against Cal

    Inside Socal "An already battered UCLA team took another blow on Thursday. With about 6:35 left in the second quarter against Cal, star running back Paul Perkins suffered an apparently leg injury after rushing for 73 yards on 11 carries at the Rose Bowl. He went down after being hit just above his left knee..." October 23

  • Snoop Dogg’s Son Says He Only Played Football So His Dad Would Love Him

    Complex "When Snoop Dogg’s son Cordell Broadus quit the UCLA football team back in August, a lot of people were surprised. Broadus was a highly-touted player coming out of high school and was expected to contribute to the Bruins team. But after reading the Instagram post that he put up last night, maybe we..." October 21

  • UCLA's Ishmael Adams faces misdemeanor for August incident

    CBS Sports "UCLA starting cornerback Ishmael Adams will face a misdemeanor battery charge for an incident in August when he allegedly used force to steal an Uber driver's cell phone. Adams was suspended by UCLA prior to the season before being reinstated on Sept. 22 after missing four games. Adams was..." October 20

  • Mossi Johnson Tears ACL, Out for the Season

    Scout "Mossi Johnson, the sophomore receiver who also had played some safety this year, is out for the season, according to sources. Johnson injured his knee against Arizona State and was getting tests done this week. One unsubstantiated reported told BRO that he was an ACL tear. Johnson tored his..." October 13

  • UCLA suspends punter Adam Searl after arrest on suspicion of rape

    Inside Socal "UCLA has suspended punter Adam Pearl indefinitely after his arrest Thursday on suspicion of rape. According to the Los Angeles Police Department, Searl was arrested after “an exhaustive investigation” that lasted nearly a year, and was done in conjunction with UCLA PD. The 20-year-old was..." October 10

  • Myles Jack 'felt it was time' at UCLA, wants to be compensated for his skills

    ESPN Los Angeles "Linebacker Myles Jack, who suffered a season-ending knee injury, said Thursday he decided to leave UCLA and enter the 2016 NFL draft because he wants to be compensated for his skills. "When you see people making money off of your likeness and your name ... nobody else wears No. 30 at UCLA. That..." October 08

  • UCLA's Myles Jack Drops Out of UCLA ... Declares for NFL Draft

    TMZ "School's out for UCLA superstar linebacker Myles Jack -- because the college football star just announced he's dropping out of college and will enter the NFL draft. It's interesting timing for Jack -- who just suffered a season-ending knee injury last month -- since college football season is..." October 06

  • Report: Ex-recruit Clark can transfer to U-M but won't

    Detroit Free Press "Former Michigan tight end recruit Chris Clark is back on the market, having received his release from UCLA. He chose the Bruins over Michigan in February and went through fall camp before deciding to transfer. The Avon., Conn., native was ranked as the nation's best tight end in the 2015..." September 25

  • Report: UCLA blocked TE Chris Clark from transferring to Michigan, OSU

    Fox Sports - College Football "Tight end Chris Clark was enrolled at UCLA, but left the program Sept. 14. While he had originally looked at Michigan during recruitment, that's reportedly no longer an option. Clark, who was the top-rated tight end recruit in the nation this year, told MLive.com that he was blocked by UCLA..." September 24

  • UCLA LB Myles Jack to miss rest of season with knee injury

    NFL.com "UCLA linebacker Myles Jack, one of the top defenders in college football, will miss the remainder of the season with a knee injury. Bruins coach Jim Mora confirmed the news Wednesday, calling the injury "significant," according to Joey Kaufman of the Orange County Register. UCLA defensive..." September 23

  • UCLA Starting Cornerback Fabian Moreau Out For The Season With Foot Injury

    College Spun "Fabian Moreau, a starting cornerback at UCLA, is out for the season with a foot injury, Bruins’ coach Jim Mora Jr. announced today. The 6-foot, 200-pound senior has a lisfranc injury. He will have surgery today, ending his season. Moreau can apply for a medical redshirt and potentially..." September 22

  • Suspended UCLA cornerback Ishmael Adams won't face felony charges

    ESPN Los Angeles "UCLA cornerback Ishmael Adams will not face felony charges for an Aug. 30 robbery arrest in which he allegedly used force to take a cellphone from an Uber driver. "We reviewed and found insufficient evidence for felony filings, so we referred it to the Los Angeles City Attorney's offices for..." September 22

  • Diddy Won't Face ANY Criminal Charges in UCLA Football Fight

    TMZ "P. Diddy will NOT be charged with a crime in the UCLA football melee ... TMZ has learned. As TMZ reported, Diddy got extremely angry after his son Justin was sent home from football practice by Sal Alosi, the Strength and Conditioning Coach for the team. Diddy and his son went back to the..." September 10

  • UCLA Football Star 'Drunk & Beliigerent' ... Says Uber Driver

    TMZ "The Uber driver who claims he was robbed by UCLA football star Ishmael Adams says the guy was acting "drunk and belligerent" from the moment he got in the car ... and he claims Adams got violent when he tried to kick him out of the ride. TMZ Sports spoke with the Uber driver who says he had no..." September 07

  • UCLA's Eddie Vanderdoes out for season because of knee injury

    Los Angeles Times "UCLA defensive lineman Eddie Vanderdoes will miss the rest of the season after tearing the anterior-cruciate ligament in his knee Saturday during a 34-16 victory over Virginia, according to a person close to the situation but not authorized to speak about it. Vanderdoes, a 6-foot-5, 305-pound..." September 07

  • UCLA CB Ishmael Adams suspended indefinitely after alleged robbery

    CBS Sports "Jim Mora announced Tuesday junior cornerback Ishmael Adams has been suspended indefinitely following his Sunday arrest on suspicion of felony robbery, and per the Associated Press will not play in UCLA's season-opener against Virginia this Saturday. Adams was arrested early Sunday morning by..." September 01

  • UCLA football: Ishmael Adams arrested for suspicion of robbery

    Los Angeles Times "Ishmael Adams, a starting defensive back for UCLA's football team, was arrested early Monday morning on suspicion of robbery. Adams, 21, was taken into custody on campus by UCLA police at 3:36 a.m. He was being held on $100,000 bail. Adams allegedly used force to steal a cellphone from an..." September 01

  • UCLA names freshman Josh Rosen its starting quarterback

    CBS Sports "So it seems that if your coach rips you in practice, it doesn't mean you can't start for him. A week after UCLA coach Jim Mora gave freshman quarterback Josh Rosen an earful in front of the media, Rosen has been named the starting quarterback for the Bruins in 2015. The decision doesn't come..." August 26

  • UCLA assistant coach Adrian Klemm suspended for first 2 games

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "UCLA assistant coach Adrian Klemm will miss the Bruins' first two games of the season because of a team-imposed suspension. Klemm had been reinstated to the team in June after he served a three-month suspension from the NCAA. He was suspended for allegedly violating NCAA recruiting rules and..." August 24

  • Jim Mora playing head games with Josh Rosen

    Larry Brown Sports "UCLA opens its season in two and a half weeks and still has not named a starting quarterback. It’s been widely believed that highly-touted true freshman Josh Rosen would get the job, but either last year’s backup Jerry Neuheisel is giving him a run for his money, or head coach Jim Mora is really..." August 20

  • Diddy Banned from UCLA Football Practices, He Says

    The Hollywood Reporter "Sean "Diddy" Combs called the use of kettlebells during a confrontation with a UCLA football coach a "miscommunication." Diddy says he's no longer allowed to attend his son Justin Combs' football practices at UCLA. The Bad Boy Records founder visited Power 105's The Breakfast Club Monday and..." August 18