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The UCLA Bruins men's basketball program represents the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in men's college basketball. Established in 1919, the program has won a record 11 NCAA titles (tied with the UConn Huskies women's basketball team for most all-time among college basketball teams). UCLA teams coached by John Wooden won 10 national titles in 12 seasons, from 1964 to 1975, including seven straight from 1967 to 1973. UCLA went undefeated a record four times, in 1964, 1967, 1972, and 1973. Coach Jim Harrick led the team to another NCAA title in 1995. Former coach Ben Howland led UCLA to three consecutive Final Four appearances from 2006 to 2008. UCLA won 13 consecutive regular season conference titles between 1967 and 1979, once an NCAA record that they shared with Kansas. Kansas now holds the longest streak at 14 after beating Texas Tech to win the Big 12 title once again in 2018. Kansas, whose streak is currently active. On March 30, 2013, Steve Alford was named the school's 13th head men's basketball coach.

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