Nov 28, 2013; Las Vegas, NV, USA; UCLA Bruins guard Jordan Adams (3) keeps the ball away from Nevada Wolf Pack guard Michael Perez (23). Mandatory Credit: Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports

No. 19 UCLA beats Nevada 105-84


The UCLA Bruins beat the Nevada Wolf Pack 105-84 in the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational.  The Bruins improved to 6-0, and the Wolf Pack fell to 3-4.

The Bruins shot lights out at just under 60% from the field and 93% from the free throw line.  The Wolf Pack put up decent offensive numbers, shooting 45% from the field and 76% from the line, but Nevada could not overcome UCLA’s high octane offense.

UCLA had five players scoring in double digits.  Freshman guard Zach LaVine and sophomore guard Jordan Adams each had 21 points to lead all scorers.  Sophomore forward Kyle Anderson scored 17 points with 10 rebounds and 5 assists.  Junior guard Norman Powell had 14 points, and senior forward David Wear scored 10 points.

Nevada was no slouch on offense with four players scoring in double digits.  Senior guards Deonte Burton and Jerry Evans Jr. both finished with 20 points.  Burton also had 5 assists and Evans Jr. had 5 rebounds.  Junior guard Michael Perez scored 18 points, and sophomore guard Marqueze Coleman had 11 points.

UCLA will play Northwestern tomorrow at 11:30 pm ET on ESPN 2, and Nevada will play Missouri at 8:30 pm ET on ESPN3.

Link to information about the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational.

 

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