Ben Howland Hosts First Weekly Press Conference of 2011-12

Nov. 1, 2011

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LOS ANGELES - UCLA head coach Ben Howland spoke to the media Tuesday afternoon in his first weekly press conference of the 2011-12 men's basketball season. The Bruins play an exhibition game against Cal State San Bernardino in Ontario, Calif., this Sunday.

Game time of Sunday's exhibition contest is slated for 2 p.m. at Citizens Business Bank Arena.

Howland discussed how the team has performed in preseason practices and what he anticipates in UCLA's upcoming exhibition game against Cal State San Bernardino.

UCLA enters the 2011-12 season ranked No. 17 in the Associated Press preseason poll and No. 20 in the ESPN/USA Today Coaches preseason poll. The Bruins went 23-11 last season, posting a 13-5 record in conference play.

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