UCLA Rumors & News

  • 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

  • Snoop Dogg’s son gives up football, UCLA loses 4-star recruit

    College Football Talk "Hopefully Snoop Dogg didn’t really throw out all of his USC gear, because it looks like he will no longer have a conflict of interest going forward. Cordell Broadus has reportedly given up football. As first reported by Bruin Report Online, Broadus will remain a student at UCLA after already..." August 14

  • Jim Mora makes largest contribution from sitting coach in UCLA history

    CBS Sports "UCLA coach Jim Mora has joined Troy Aikman in making a sizable contribution to the school's fundraising efforts to build a state-of-the-art football facility, already named the Wasserman Football Center. For Aikman's gift, UCLA plans to name the workout area inside the building "Troy Aikman..." August 13

  • Did Diddy make nice with UCLA football?

    Larry Brown Sports "It has been nearly two months since P. Diddy allegedly lost his cool on the UCLA campus and was arrested for trying to fight a football coach. Have the two sides managed to smooth things over? On Wednesday, Diddy shared an Instagram photo of his son Justin Combs at practice and captioned it “GO..." August 13

  • P. Diddy Avoids Felony Charges Over UCLA Arrest

    Variety "The Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office has decided not to file assault charges against Sean “P. Diddy” Combs for his physical encounter with a UCLA football coach on June 22. Combs 45, was arrested in the matter for allegedly swinging a kettlebell at an assistant coach. He was charged with..." July 03

  • Diddy's Son -- Humiliated by Coach Over Courtside All-Star Seats

    TMZ "The coach who fought Diddy this week ... brutally shamed Diddy's son by using a paparazzi pic to drive home a point -- that he thinks Justin Combs is a spoiled rich kid. Sources connected to UCLA's football program tell TMZ Sports ... the humiliating incident went down in February. Coach Sal..." July 01

  • Nationally heralded QB Asiantii Woulard announces he's transferring to USF

    Tampa Bay Times "Two and a half years after nationally heralded prep QB Asiantii Woulard's turbulent courtship with USF ceased, he has announced his betrothal to the Bulls. Woulard announced via Twitter on Monday he is transferring from UCLA to USF, to whom he committed twice then ultimately spurned following..." June 29

  • Wyoming lands verbal commitment from UCLA transfer Jalen Ortiz

    Casper Star-Tribune "Just shy of a month after announcing his decision to transfer from UCLA, Jalen Ortiz found his fresh start in Laramie. The 5-foot-9, 180-pound junior cornerback verbally committed to Wyoming on Wednesday afternoon, the Star-Tribune first reported. He will sit out the 2015 season to satisfy NCAA..." June 29

  • Coach ‘bullied’ Justin Combs for years before Diddy arrest

    Page Six "Justin Combs was long “bullied” by strength coach Sal Alosi before the blowup that led to the arrest of Justin’s dad, Sean “Diddy” Combs, sources familiar with the situation exclusively tell Page Six. Things had gotten so bad, Justin had recently been tossed out of practice with the UCLA..." June 25

  • UCLA Coaches Say They Don't Want Diddy Prosecuted

    TMZ "The football coaching staff at UCLA has huddled and decided the best thing for everyone is for cops to drop the case against Diddy. Sources directly connected with the team tell TMZ, the coaches are regretful the situation escalated to an arrest. They think Diddy is a jerk who they'd like to..." June 25

  • Combs Enterprises on Diddy arrest: 'He was trying to protect himself'

    CBS Sports "Sean "Diddy" Combs was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon at UCLA's athletic facilities on Monday when he got in an altercation with UCLA strength coach Sal Alosi and some football interns. Diddy was released from jail on $160,000 bond and, in a release to the Associated Press,..." June 23

  • Report: P. Diddy arrested after fight with UCLA football coach

    Yahoo! Sports "P. Diddy was reportedly arrested on UCLA’s campus Monday for getting into a fight with a Bruins assistant coach early Monday afternoon. Yes, you read that correctly. And yes, that P. Diddy. (He’ll always be Puff Daddy to me) Diddy’s son, Justin Combs, is a defensive back for the..." June 23

  • QB Asiantii Woulard transferring from UCLA

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "UCLA QB Asiantii Woulard, a possible candidate to succeed Brett Hundley as the Bruins' starting quarterback, is transferring. Woulard would have been a redshirt sophomore in 2015. He was a four-star quarterback in the class of 2013 from Florida and a member of the Elite 11 quarterback class in..." June 04

  • UCLA quarterback situation clears up as Asiantii Woulard transfers

    CBS Sports "UCLA quarterback Asiantii Woulard, a former 4-star prospect coming out of Winter Park, Fla., said Wednesday that he will transfer from the Bruins and seek an opportunity elsewhere to continue his career. "After much thought, I'll be transferring from UCLA," Woulard said on his Twitter account...." June 03

  • UCLA defensive back Priest Willis to transfer

    Los Angeles Times "UCLA defensive back Priest Willis will transfer, a person familiar with the situation said. Willis was a reserve for the Bruins the past two seasons. He appeared in 12 games, making one start, last season. " June 02

  • Jim Mora on Not Targeting Everett Golson: ‘I Don’t Want Mercenaries’

    Black Sports Online "Everett Golson, ended up being the biggest grad transfer of the year, landing at FSU. Golson will play immediately at FSU, one of 10 schools on a list submitted to Notre Dame’s compliance department as his potential destinations. That list also included via ESPN Alabama, South Carolina and..." May 23

  • FSU, Alabama head Everett Golson's transfer wish list

    Sporting News - NCAAF "Notre Dame will not stand in the way of Everett Golson transferring to one of the schools on his wish list. According to ESPN.com, Notre Dame's compliance office won't block the quarterback's attempts to join any of the approximately 10 programs on the list he submitted. That group includes..." May 12

  • UCLA receiver Devin Lucien transferring to Arizona State

    Arizona Republic "Arizona State needed help at receiver, and Monday night it got some. Devin Lucien, a 6-foot-1 receiver at UCLA, has decided to play his final season with the Sun Devils. As a graduate transfer, he is expected to have immediate eligibility, but first two things must happen: Lucien has to..." April 28

  • 4-star UCLA signee Soso Jamabo facing multiple charges after arrest

    The Score "One of the nation's top prospects, known for his hilarious signing-day shenanigans, is caught in the midst of anything but a joking matter. Soso Jamabo, a four-star running back who signed with UCLA, was arrested Sunday morning and is facing multiple charges, according to the Kaufman County..." April 19

  • UCLA's Randall Goforth gets year of eligibility back

    Los Angeles Times "UCLA safety Randall Goforth has been granted an extra season of eligibility. Goforth, who will be a senior in the fall, missed all but two games last season because of shoulder injuries. He had surgery on both shoulders. The NCAA granted a waiver for last season, leaving Goforth with two..." March 31

  • UCLA WR Devin Lucien to transfer

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "UCLA's Devin Lucien will play at a different school in 2015. The Bruins' third-leading receiver in terms of receptions in 2014 has decided to transfer according to the Los Angeles Times. He could graduate in the summer and be immediately eligible at his new school. Per BruinSportsReport.com,..." March 31

  • NCAA violations lead to suspension of UCLA assistant Adrian Klemm

    College Football Talk "While details are scant at the moment, an assistant at a Pac-12 school has stepped into some NCAA hot water. In a statement released early Monday afternoon, UCLA announced that Adrian Klemm has been “placed on suspension with pay” after the school “was recently made aware of alleged NCAA rules..." March 16

  • Wolf Pack adds former UCLA lineman

    The Examiner "The Nevada Wolf Pack is hoping Kevin McReynolds finally realizes his four-star potential. McReynolds, who will graduate from UCLA this spring, was added to the Wolf Pack roster this week with one year of eligibility left. The 6-foot-2, 300-pound McReynolds never saw regular playing time at UCLA..." February 26

  • UCLA hires Tom Bradley as DC

    ESPN Los Angeles "UCLA coach Jim Mora has hired longtime Penn State assistant and West Virginia defensive line coach Tom Bradley as his new defensive coordinator, according to a source close to the team. Bradley is expected to be on campus Tuesday, though no timetable for a formal announcement has been set,..." February 24

  • Report: Tom Bradley 'close to being hired' as UCLA defensive coordinator

    Yahoo! Sports "Tom Bradley, the longtime Penn State defensive coordinator, could be headed to the west coast. According to Fox Sports’ Bruce Feldman, Bradley, who spent the 2014 as an assistant at West Virginia, is “close to being hired” as the new defensive coordinator at UCLA. If the hire comes to fruition,..." February 19

  • 4-star Roquan Smith commits to Georgia in post-Signing Day announcement

    SB Nation ""As you could imagine it's been tough lately, but I am relieved to say that I am officially committed to The University Of Georgia 100%," the blue chipper wrote on Instagram. Four-star outside linebacker Roquan Smith, one of the top 50 players in the country according to the 247Sports Composite..." February 14

  • Report: Roquan Smith Will Announce His Commitment On Friday, Won’t Sign Letter Of Intent

    College Spun "On National Signing Day, linebacker Roquan Smith surprisingly chose UCLA over his home state school Georgia, as well as Michigan and Texas A&M. He never sent in his letter of intent, however, due to rumors that UCLA defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich was linked to a job with the Atlanta Falcons...." February 12

  • Roquan Smith felt 'kind of' misled by UCLA

    CBS Sports "It's been over a week since National Signing Day, but not every recruit has been officially signed. There's still the case of Roquan Smith, who held a press conference on signing day in which he chose UCLA, but has still not signed a letter of intent for any school, nor will he be. Before he..." February 12

  • Jim Mora Says He Had A “Normal In-Home Visit” With Snoop Dogg

    College Spun "It’s well-known that one of the four-stars UCLA head coach Jim Mora signed last Wednesday was wide receiver Cordell Broadus, the son of famous rapper Snoop Dogg. Given Snoop’s famous status and penchant for toking illegal plants, it is normal to wonder what an in-home visit would be like with the..." February 10

  • Roquan Smith won’t sign LOI with new school, per coach

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "After almost getting burned on signing day, Roquan Smith has decided against signing a national letter of intent (NLI, or commonly called LOI) when he finalizes his college decision, according to his high school coach. Smith is the 4-star linebacker from Macon County who committed to UCLA over..." February 10

  • With UCLA now officially losing Ulbrich, what will Roquan Smith do?

    College Football Talk "UCLA defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich is now officially former UCLA defensive coordinator Jeff Ulbrich. After reports surfaced last week linking Ulbrich to a job in the NFL with the Atlanta Falcons, today UCLA made the move official by announcing Ulbrich has stepped down from his position on..." February 09

  • LB picks UCLA on TV but doesn't sign after FOX report about coach

    Fox Sports - College Football "Lost amid the delirium of watching teenagers put on a hat, flash receiving gloves or produce their own video to tell the world where they will attend college is the key component of National Signing Day -- the signing part. And on Wednesday, that little detail could leave a lot of people in Los..." February 05

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