Csnorthrdg 24 32 56
Ucla 38 44 82
Date of game: 11/28/2012

Recap: UCLA vs. CS-Northridge

Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) - Norman Powell scored a game-high 17 points off the bench, leading four players in double figures, as the UCLA Bruins delivered an 82-56 win over Cal State Northridge in a non-conference battle at Pauley Pavilion.

Kyle Anderson logged 15 points for the Bruins (5-2), Travis Wear 14 and Shabazz Muhammad 13 points to go along with nine rebounds for the hosts. Larry Drew II took just three shots from the floor over 32 minutes, instead turning his attention to getting his teammates involved in the action with a game-high 13 assists.

The Matadors (6-2) were paced by Stephan Hicks with 11 points, although he shot just 5-of-16 from the floor, while Landon Drew tacked on 10 points in a reserve role.

CSUN held a two-point lead early in the first half, but it disappeared rather quickly as the visitors shot only 30.3 percent from the floor in the period, including 3-of-16 beyond the arc, as UCLA moved out to a 38-24 lead at the break.

In the second half the Bruins erupted for 62.1 percent accuracy from the field in order to cruise to the 26-point win.

The UCLA defense forced 16 turnovers and held the Matadors to a mere 5-of-26 shooting out on the perimeter.

UCLA, which was ranked 11th in the nation last week before being shocked by Cal Poly, 70-68, on Sunday, lost junior center Joshua Smith it was announced on Wednesday. Smith, who was granted an immediate release, averaged 5.2 points and 4.2 rebounds per game this season, playing 13.5 minutes per outing.

Game Notes

Texas QB Ash out against BYU

Texas starting quarterback David Ash will not play in Saturday's game against BYU after sustaining a concussion in last weekend's season opener.

NASCAR News
Kyle Busch Motorsports drivers hit Canada

The series will run its 14th race of the season on Sunday at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. This will be the second time the series competes in Canada. One year ago, Chase Elliott won the inaugural truck race at this 2.459-mile, 10-turn road course. Wallace finished fourth.

Royals activate Hosmer

The Kansas City Royals will get their first baseman back for the season's stretch run, as the club reinstated Eric Hosmer from the 15-day disabled list as rosters expanded on Monday.

USA tested by Turkey in World Cup prelim

Kenneth Faried scored 22 points on 11- of-14 shooting and the United States pulled away down the stretch for a 98-77 win over Turkey on Day 2 of the 2014 FIBA World Cup.

Latest Sports Photos
Latest Sports Photos
0 Votes
a skydiver was injured when attempting to land in a pre game show at the Lookouts opening game on 4/3/2014

0 Votes
SEC Champions Alabama created by artist Ben Teeter S/N C.O.A. available for the dedicated Alabama fan!

1 Vote
first catch of the season looks like a good year

0 Votes
Gina McLeroy Spring City, TN

0 Votes
Our Son Brandon McLeroy MTSU Football 2011 Gina McLeroy Spring City TN

1 Vote
this is James Howard telling Gracie what to do.

0 Votes
Riverbend fun!

0 Votes
I nees a four letter word for the outside layer of a tree.

0 Votes
Cameron is a rising athlete. He has a God given talent for the game of football. This picture is of him stopping the ball carrier in our game in the ...

1 Vote
Our Lookout Valley 9/10 year old team went to a tournament in Knoxville called The Battle of the Rocky Top. They went throught the tournament undefeated and won the championship ...
Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.