Women's Basketball Posts Exhibition Win

Nov. 11, 2001

Box Score

Los Angeles, Calif. - Shalada Allen's game-high 22 points and Michelle Greco's triple double helped lead UCLA to a 96-66 win over the West Coast All-Stars in an exhibition game today in Pauley Pavilion. Allen, a senior forward came off the bench to hit eight of 14 shots from the field and grab nine rebounds. Greco, a senior guard, scored 11 points, pulled down a game-best 12 rebounds and handed out 10 assists to record the rare triple-double.

Three other Bruins scored in double digits - senior center Malika Leatham had 12 points, junior guard Natalie Nakase added 10 more, and sophomore Gennifer Arranaga came off the bench to throw in 14 points. The All-Stars, a team made up of former collegiate players, were led by University of Houston product Timacha Kirby, who had 10 points. Former Bruin LaCresha Flannigan added nine points for the All-Stars.

UCLA used a 14-2 run to open up a 21-7 advantage at the 11:11 mark of the first half and never looked back in winning its second exhibition game. On Nov. 6, UCLA defeated Slovakia (Delta Kosice) by a 83-56 count behind 23 points by Greco.

The Bruins will open up the regular season on Friday, Nov. 16 against Liberty University (Lynchburg, VA) in the first round of the Chevrolet Spartan Classic hosted by Michigan State University. The game should tip off at 3 p.m. Pacific time. The host Spartans will battle Buffalo in the other side of the bracket. The winners/losers will meet on Saturday in the championship and consolation contests. UCLA's first home game of the regular season in on Nov. 24 against Ohio State at 4 p.m. in Pauley Pavilion.

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Sunday, Nov 01
vs. Vanguard
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 13
vs. St. John's
Los Angeles, CA
W, 73 - 58
Friday, Nov 20
vs. James Madison
Los Angeles, CA
W, 90 - 61
Sunday, Nov 22
vs. South Carolina
Los Angeles, CA
L, 65 - 68
Friday, Nov 27
vs. Louisiana Tech
Freeport, Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas
W, 68 - 57
Saturday, Nov 28 - 12:15 PM PST
vs. Notre Dame
Freeport, Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas
Saturday, Dec 05 - 2:00 PM PST
vs. CSU Bakersfield
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Dec 13 - 11:00 AM PST
at Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
Wednesday, Dec 16 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. UC Irvine
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Dec 18 - 7:05 PM PST
at Sacramento State
Sacramento, CA
Monday, Dec 21 - 6:00 PM PST
at California
Berkeley, CA
Monday, Dec 28 - 7:00 PM PST
at UC Riverside
Riverside, CA
Wednesday, Dec 30 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Jan 02 - 2:00 PM PST
vs. Oregon
Los Angeles, CA
Monday, Jan 04 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Oregon State
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Jan 10 - 6:00 PM PST
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Jan 15 - 6:00 PM PST
at Washington
Seattle, WA
Sunday, Jan 17 - 12:00 PM PST
at Washington State
Pullman, WA
Friday, Jan 22 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. California
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Jan 24 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Jan 29 - 6:00 PM PST
at Colorado
Boulder, CO
Sunday, Jan 31 - 1:00 PM PST
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
Friday, Feb 05 - 5:00 PM PST
at Arizona State
Tempe, AZ
Sunday, Feb 07 - 12:00 PM PST
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
Friday, Feb 12 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Washington State
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Feb 14 - 11:00 AM PST
vs. Washington
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Feb 19 - 6:00 PM PST
at Oregon
Eugene, OR
Sunday, Feb 21 - 6:00 PM PST
at Oregon State
Corvallis, OR