UCLA faces a rebuilding year under Mick Cronin and the young Bruins are busy adjusting to their new coach's ways.

Different drills, different philosophies, different schemes, different personality.

The Steve Alford era is a distant memory for a team that finished 17-16 and missed the NCAA Tournament last season. Alford was fired at the end of December, shortly before Pac-12 play began, and assistant Murry Bartow took over the rest of the way.