"This is where real work happens that advances the UCLA student-athlete's pursuit of classroom excellence.”
"My time at UCLA helped mold me into the person I am today, and I want the Bruin student-athletes that come after me to have the same opportunity I had to achieve their boyhood dreams."
"This gift reflects the special bond that all of us who played here have with the program. The tradition of excellence - not just on the field and in the classroom, but in life after college…"
"Participating in Intercollegiate Athletics at UCLA helped to make my undergraduate years incredibly fulfilling. I am hopeful that this gift will allow others to enjoy that same experience."
"With the looming 50th anniversary of Title IX reminding us how much more remains to be done, I am especially pleased to assist UCLA women student-athletes both on and off the field.”
“We are grateful to the school and are happy to help give better opportunities to student-athletes and coaches.”
"These scholarships will provide perpetual support to our coaches as they develop our student-athletes into champions in the classroom, in competition and in the community."
"It is an honor for Shannon and I to give back to UCLA. UCLA afforded me not only a great education but access to a great Bruin family in business."
"Athletic participation and competition play a meaningful role in building skills and experiences that add value to the college experience. For those of us who benefited from our own experience within the UC system, we have the responsibility to help perpetuate this opportunity for current and future generations."
“In honor of UCLA's great legacy and exceptional individuals like Jackie Robinson, Rafer Johnson, Arthur Ashe, Anne Meyers Drysdale, Bill Walton and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, this gift and its proceeds are intended to promote and support excellence-based programs and initiatives, equally within the men's and women's basketball program."