No. 22 Arizona Too Much For UCLA

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TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Dee-Dee Wheeler scored 27 points to lead No. 22 Arizona to an 80-61 victory over UCLA on Saturday afternoon.

Arizona built a 42-23 halftime lead by holding the Bruins to 27 percent shooting from the field. The Bruins (11-5, 6-1 Pac-10) went on a 20-6 run to open the second half and trailed 53-47 with less than 12 minutes remaining.

But Wheeler connected on her sixth 3-pointer to halt the Bruins' momentum. Wheeler then drove in for a layup to give Arizona (12-4, 6-2) a 58-47 lead with 10:35 remaining.

Arizona freshman Shawnticine Polk scored 11 points and had 15 rebounds, her 12th double-double of the season. Aimee Grzyb added 16 points.

Michelle Greco scored 14 points and Whitney Jones added 10 for the Bruins.


EVENT INFORMATION
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Friday, Feb 05
at Arizona State
Tempe, AZ
L, 61 - 65
Sunday, Feb 07
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
W, 73 - 39
Friday, Feb 12
vs. Washington State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 73 - 61
Sunday, Feb 14
vs. Washington
Los Angeles, CA
W, 63 - 59
Friday, Feb 19
at Oregon
Eugene, OR
W, 77 - 72
Sunday, Feb 21
at Oregon State
Corvallis, OR
L, 54 - 64
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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