UCLA's Larry Drew II drives against ASU's Jonathan Gilling. Drew led the Bruins with 20 points on 8-of-10 shooting.
LAS VEGAS - At halftime Thursday, it appeared UCLA had the most apt mascot name in college sports. The young Bruins could be ferocious, sure, but prone to hibernate for long periods.
LOS ANGELES — Through the Jan. 31 evening he helped keep Washington gunner C.J. Wilcox to just 4-for-16 shooting, Nick Johnson’s presence for the Arizona Wildcats was undeniable.
Sean Miller says there are issues from "A to Z," and other postgame notes from Arizona's 84-73 loss to UCLA on Thursday.
These were the bloody numbers that only left a stain at McKale Center:
Before each of the past few seasons, Arizona Wildcats coach Sean Miller and UA athletic department officials pick a game for their now-annual white-out event.
Before each of the past few seasons, Arizona Wildcats coach Sean Miller and UA athletic department officials pick a game for their now-annual “white-out” event.
Sean Miller says Larry Drew's assist-turnover ratio is the result of passing to good players...and other notes from today's news conference at McKale Center
Pac-12 basketball this week
For exactly one month, the Bruins have stayed home, incubating, improving and moving closer to the level expected by their fans when the basketball season began.
The cover page of ASU's athletic website insists, in bold letters: PROTECT OUR HOUSE, Jan. 19, 2013.
High-flying Washington State forward Brock Motum, a 6-foot-10-inch senior, is averaging 25.6 points in his last five games.
Grant Jerrett was the Wildcats' best post player in October but Brandon Ashley is taking over November...and other notes from Sean Miller's news conference today.
Solomon Hill is not named one of the 50 players to watch...Comcast RSNs have dropped FSN content...and other notes/links
Jabari Bird won't take a visit to Arizona, but Soldiers teammate Aaron Gordon is scheduled to...Sean Miller is voted the third-best in using NCAA rules to his advantage... and other notes/links.
The last time UA took an exhibition trip, Daniel Dillon was its leading scorer...UCLA is scheduled to show off Shabazz Muhammad in China, much to Larry Scott's pleasure...and Aziz N'Diaye is going home, a long way home...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - By choosing earlier this week to play basketball at UCLA, Las Vegas guard Shabazz Muhammad can now help restore the luster of the Arizona Wildcats' once-mighty rivalry with the Bruins.