Kyle Anderson scored 14 points and the UCLA Bruins (22-7, 11-5) defeated the Oregon State Beavers (15-13, 7-9) by a score of 74-69 on Sunday at Pauley Pavilion. The game marked the end of UCLA’s home schedule.
The Bruins could not get anything going offensively in the ﬁrst half, shooting 38% from the ﬁeld. Oregon State used that to build a decent lead. The Beavers went into the locker room at halftime with a 38-29 lead.
UCLA used the 3-ball to get back within striking distance early in the second half. Then used their their somewhat sporadic great defense to take a lead. With 3:55 left in the second half, the Bruins were nursing a 63-57 lead. Oregon State scored the only point for the next 2:33 seconds and UCLA maintained a 63-58 lead. The Beavers started the foul game.
Jordan Adams led UCLA with 24 points. He added 5 rebounds and 3 assists. Kyle Anderson had 5 assists and 9 rebounds. Travis Wear and David Wear each had 6 points in their ﬁnal game at Pauley Pavilion.
Roberto Nelson led OSU with 23 points and 5 rebounds. UCLA shot 41% from the ﬁeld. OSU shot 47%. The Bruins were 5-13 from behind the arc. The Beavers were 7-21. UCLA had 31 rebounds; OSU had 36. The Beavers were 14-23 from the free throw line. The Bruins were 21-23. OSU had 16 turnovers and 14 assists. UCLA had 6 turnovers and 19 assists.
UCLA will head to the Washington schools to close out the regular season schedule. The Bruins will play at UW on Thursday and tip at 6:00 PM. On Saturday, they will play at WSU and tip at 8:00 PM.