NCAA Game Summary - UCLA at Utah
(Thursday, January 10)
Final Score: UCLA 57, Utah 53
Salt Lake City, UT (Sports Network) - Four players scored in double figures for UCLA as the Bruins kept their winning streak alive with a 57-53 win over the Utah Utes in Pac-12 action at the Huntsman Center.
Travis Wear, Jordan Adams and Larry Drew each scored 12 points and Kyle Anderson added in 11 for UCLA (13-, 3-0 Pac-12) which has won eight straight. Leading scored Shabazz Muhammad managed just six points on 3-of-13 shooting while Wear and Adams each collected eight rebounds.
Cedric Martin had 12 points and Jason Washburn and Jordan Loveridge each added 11 for Utah (8-7, 0-3 Pac-12) which has lost four of its last five. Washburn also collected 11 rebounds in the contest.
In the first half UCLA hit 13-of-32 shots from the field, including 4-of-9 from beyond the arc to take a 34-23 lead into intermission. Utah shot just 39.1 percent in the first period.
After trailing by as many as 12 points in the second half, Utah pulled to within two, 55-53, with a little more than three minutes remaining. However the Utes would get no closer as they missed their final six field goal attempts.
Other than a Drew layup with nine seconds remaining, neither team scored in the final three minutes of the game.
01/11 00:20:56 ET