UCLA Overpowers Fresno State, 92-76

Dec. 11, 2004

Box Score

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - Nikki Blue had 22 points and Noelle Quinn added 21 as No. 18 UCLA defeated Fresno State 92-76 on Saturday night.

Quinn also grabbed 12 rebounds for UCLA (6-1), which used a 16-3 second-half run to hand the Bulldogs (6-1) their first loss of the season.

Fresno State's Mirenda Swearengin had 23 points, including 15 in the first half. Swearengin was 9-of-20 from the floor, including five 3-pointers.

After taking a one-point lead into the half, the Bruins put the game away early in the second, opening with a 16-3 run to take a 55-41 lead.

The Bruins shot 58.1 percent (18-of-31) in the second half after making just 37 percent of their shots before the break.

Lisa Willis added 18 points and Amanda Livingston chipped in with 13 for UCLA.

UCLA came back from an 17-10 deficit to take a 39-38 lead at halftime, the first time the Bulldogs have trailed at the break this season.


EVENT INFORMATION
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Friday, Feb 26
vs. Arizona
Los Angeles, CA
W, 80 - 53
Sunday, Feb 28
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 74 - 61
Friday, Mar 04
vs. Arizona
Seattle, WA
W, 72 - 51
Saturday, Mar 05
vs. California
Seattle, WA
W, 73 - 67 (OT)
Sunday, Mar 06
vs. Oregon State
Seattle, WA
L, 57 - 69
Saturday, Mar 19
vs. Hawai'i
Los Angeles, CA
W, 66 - 50
Monday, Mar 21
vs. South Florida
Los Angeles, CA
W, 72 - 67
Saturday, Mar 26
vs. Texas
Bridgeport, CT
L, 64 - 72
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