The UCLA Bruins men’s basketball program has built an historic legacy. Established in 1920, the Bruins have won an NCAA record 11 national championships, including 10 under legendary head coach John Wooden. UCLA won seven of those titles consecutively from 1967 to 1973. Under Wooden, the Bruins also went undefeated four times and college greats Bill Walton and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar played under the tutelage of Wooden. UCLA won their 11th national championship in 1995 and went to three straight Final Fours in the mid-2000s. Overall, one of the top programs in college basketball history has won a mind-blowing 35+ conference regular season titles, three conference tournament championships, 40+ NCAA Tournament appearances, and 18 Final Four appearances. Score with TicketCity - the place to go for UCLA Bruins basketball tickets.
UCLA Bruins Basketball at Pauley Pavillion Address: 301 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, California, 90095
The Bruins play their home games at the historic Pauley Pavillion, located in Los Angeles, California on the campus of UCLA. With a capacity of nearly 14,000 fans, Pauley Pavillion is the place to be for all UCLA Bruins basketball games. The student section nicknamed “The Den” has given UCLA the home court advantage needed throughout the years. The UCLA Bruins home bench is on the Pauley Pavillion sideline in front of section 103. Pauley Pavillion parking information is covered in our event guide.
UCLA vs. USC
This rivalry dates back to the late 1920’s and has been hard fought and intense from the start. With both schools fighting for state and conference bragging rights, the games are always close. The campuses are less than 15 miles apart which has led to this becoming one of the better rivalries in college sports with the hatred extending to the fan bases.
UCLA in the Final Four, NCAA Tournament, and PAC-12 Tournament
The UCLA Bruins have established a legacy that can’t be topped. The Bruins have won 11 national championships and have appeared in over 40 NCAA Tournaments. UCLA has advanced to the Final Four 18 times and have won their conference tournament three times over the years.
UCLA Bruins Event Guide
What time do the gates open prior to a Bruins game?
Gates open at Pauley Pavillion 60 minutes prior to tip-off.
Where is the best place to park at Pauley Pavillion?
Pauley Pavillion is easily accessible from Lots 4, 7 and 8. Parking is $12 per car. Parking kiosks are located at the entrance of Lot 4 and north of the intersection of Westwood Blvd & Strathmore Blvd (near Lot 8 entrance). Visitors may pay in cash or credit card at these kiosks. Parking attendants will also be stationed in front of parking structures on game day and take cash only.
Does my child need a ticket to attend the game?
Children two years of age and younger do not require a ticket.