VIDEO: Mata-Real at the Presser

Senior center Lorenzo Mata-Real spoke Tuesday at the weekly press conference about the team's state of mind heading into the Pac-10 tournament, what they need to do defensively, hedging screens, and more...
March 12, 2008

VIDEO: Mata at the Press Conference

Starting center Lorenzo Mata answered questions at this week's press conference about the injury to his eye from the Stanford game, the challenge of facing Washington State in Pullman, and what type of player -- bigger or smaller -- he prefers defending...
March 1, 2007

VIDEO: Mata Talks at the Presser

Junior starting center Lorenzo Mata talked about the hip injury that kept him out of the second half of the West Virginia game last Saturday, and how he feels about playing the Arizona schools this weekend, both physically and mentally...
February 15, 2007

Mata Talks of BYU Availability

Lorenzo Mata, the 6-9 junior center, talked Tuesday at the press conference about his status, how his knee feels and how much playing time he expects in tonight's season-opening game against Brigham Young...
November 15, 2006

Video Interviews with Shipp & Mata

Veterans Josh Shipp, the redshirt sophomore wing who is coming back after a long recovery from a hip injury, and junior post Lorenzo Mata, who had surgery yesterday on his knee, talked at Media Day Wednesday about their prospects, the team, and the upcoming season...
October 13, 2006

Hoops Schedule; Mata Scoped

UCLA releases its tentative basketball schedule for the 2006-2007 season, highlighted by nonconference contests in the Maui Invitational and Wooden Classic; Junior-to-be center Lorenzo Mata undergoes athroscopic surgery...
June 16, 2006

VIDEO: Mata Talks of His Rehab/Return

Sophomore center Lorenzo Mata talks about how the rehabilitation is going on his broken tibia, and gives us an update on when he could possibly return to the court...
February 15, 2006

Mata Injury Update

Sophomore center Lorenzo Mata collided with teammate Jordan Farmar in Thursday's game against Washington State and underwent an MRI today...
January 13, 2006