Bruins to highlight field, along with Missouri, Northwestern, Nevada
Muhammad led UCLA with 17.9 points per game during his freshman year
Muhammad averaged a team-leading 17.9 ppg for UCLA in 2012-13
Muhammad leads Bruins with 21 points.
Bruins headed to NCAA Tournament for seventh time in last 10 seasons
The Bruin Report for 1-26-13, featuring guests David and Travis Wear, Ben Howland, Anthony Barr, Joseph Fauria and Jim Mora
The Bruin Report for 1-5-13, featuring Kyle Anderson, Jordan Adams, Travis Wear and Ben Howland
Men's Basketball 2012-13 Season In Photos
UCLA fell to Oregon in the Pac-12 Title Game
Men's Basketball: UCLA vs. Arizona
UCLA vs. Arizona State
UCLA men's basketball
Played in 32 games, making 31 starts ... averaged 10.9 points and 5.2 rebounds in 28.9 minutes per game ... scored in double figures in 19 of 32 games ... ranked seventh in the Pac-12 in free throw percentage (81.5, 66-81) and 12th in field goal percentage (49.3 pct, 140-284) ... also ranked 15th in the conference in blocked shots per game (33 blocks, 1.03 bpg) ... scored a career-high 23 points in UCLA's 78-75 win at Colorado (Jan. 12) ... also reached the 20-point plateau with a 22-point effort against No. 7 Missouri (Dec. 28) ... grabbed a season-high nine rebounds against Missouri (Dec. 28) ... scored 10 points, all in the first half, of UCLA's 61-54 win at Washington (March 9), returning from a nagging right foot injury ... re-injured his right foot landing after rebounding the ball in the second half at Washington State (March 6), missing the game's remaining 15 minutes ... missed the games at USC (Feb. 24) and at home against Arizona State (Feb. 27) with a sprained right foot ... did not play at Arizona State (Jan. 26) due to a concussion ... scored 16 points and had five rebounds against USC (Jan. 30) after having returned from a concussion ... sustained a concussion at Arizona (Jan. 24), missing the entire second half of that game ... had a seven-game streak of scoring in double figures midway through the season (Dec. 22-Jan. 19), when he averaged 16.7 ppg and 5.1 rpg in the seven-game span ... in a 23-point effort at Colorado (Jan. 12), totaled 15 points in the second half - at Colorado, scored nine consecutive points for UCLA from the 5:08 mark to the 1:25 mark ... recorded 12 points (including 10 in the second half) and eight rebounds in UCLA's 57-53 win at Utah (Jan. 10) ... finished with 15 points, three rebounds, two blocks and two steals in UCLA's 79-65 win over California (Jan. 3) ... in a 22-point effort against Missouri (Dec. 28), made 11 of 20 field goals and grabbed nine rebounds ...had a career-high five blocked shots against Prairie View A&M (Dec. 15) ... was second on the team with 17 points in UCLA's season-opening 86-59 win over Indiana State (Nov. 9) ... has scored in double figures 38 times in 62 career games for UCLA.
Played in 30 games, making 24 starts ... was second on the team in points per game (11.5) and rebounds per game (5.9) ... averaged 26.2 minutes per game ... ranked 10th in the league with 5.9 rebounds per game (overall games) ... also was 12th in the Pac-12 in conference play with 5.9 rebounds per game ... scored in double figures in 19 games, including a career-best streak of five games from Jan. 5-21 ... registered three double-doubles, all in Pac-12 games during the final month of the season ... had at least three rebounds in 25 of 30 games played ... led the team and ranked eighth in the Pac-12 in all games in free throw percentage (.791, 68-86) ... finished second on the team and ninth in the Pac-12 with 36 blocked shots (1.2 bpg), ranking ninth in that category in the Pac-12 in conference games (1.1 bpg) ... was second in the Pac-12 in offensive rebounds per game (86, 2.9 orpg) ... logged a season-high 20 points in UCLA's win at home against Arizona (Jan. 5), going 7-for-9 from the floor and 6-for-6 from the free throw line with five rebounds and three blocks ... grabbed a career-high 13 rebounds and logged 11 points in a loss at St. John's (Feb. 5) ... other double-doubles came against USC (Feb. 15), totaling 14 points and 11 rebounds, and in the team's regular-season finale against Washington (March 3), logging 16 points and 10 rebounds ... missed the win at Washington State (Feb. 4) with a high left ankle sprain sustained midway through the second half at Washington (Feb. 2) ... missed the Eastern Washington (Dec. 14) and UC Davis (Dec. 17) games and six days of practice due to a skin infection (cellulitis) on his left foot ... the skin infection was on the same toe that he cut while snorkeling in Maui (Nov. 24) ... had two front teeth knocked out in the win over Pepperdine (Nov. 28).
2009-10 (at North Carolina)
Played in 32 games, making one start as a true freshman ... averaged 3.5 points and 2.2 rebounds per game ... had 36 offensive rebounds out of 69 total rebounds ... made 23-of-31 free throws (.742 pct) ... scored a season-high 13 points in a season-high 25 minutes against Wake Forest in his first collegiate start, going 6-for-11 from the field with six rebounds ... scored six points and had two offensive rebounds in a win against Mississippi State - in that game, came off the bench when Tyler Zeller was knocked out of the game and hit both free throws with 12:10 left in the second half ... received four stitches above his right eye after colliding with Marcus Ginyard in the first half of UNC's win against William and Mary ... sprained his left ankle in practice on Feb. 9 and was unable to play five games ... returned to action at Wake Forest (Feb. 27), logging four points in 12 minutes in a victory ... had six points and two offensive rebounds against Georgia Tech in the ACC Tournament ... was UNC's defensive player of the game in the win at N.C. State, helping the Tar Heels limit the Wolfpack to 63 points, which was 25 fewer than N.C. State had scored in its previous win over Duke ... scored six points and grabbed a season-high eight rebounds (four offensive) in 16 minutes at Clemson ... hit a key basket in a crucial 11-2 scoring run in the first half of UNC's win over Michigan State ... scored eight points against Syracuse at Madison Square Garden and followed that performance with seven points against Gardner-Webb ... won his first defensive player of the game award for his contributions against Texas.
Played for head coach Gary McKnight at Mater Dei High School (Santa Ana, Calif.) ... averaged 14.9 points and 6.4 rebounds per game as a senior at Mater Dei ... logged 16.1 points and 8.3 rebounds per game as a junior ... played in the McDonald's All-American Game in 2009 alongside his brother, David ... secured fourth-team All-America honors from Parade magazine ... also was a third-team All-California selection in 2009 from MaxPreps ... captured All-Orange County and All-CIF honors ... scored a career-high 34 points as a senior against Orange Lutheran ... helped Mater Dei finish the 2008-09 high school season ranked No. 9, nationally, in USA Today's rankings ... guided Mater Dei to back-to-back state championships (2006-07, 2007-08) ... as a junior (2007-08), helped Mater Dei defeat Archbishop Mitty, 65-53, at ARCO Arena in the state championship game ... Mater Dei finished the 2007-08 season with a 35-1 record ... earned first-team all-state, all-league and All-CIF honors as a junior ... led Mater Dei to a 69-64 overtime win over Archbishop Mitty in the 2007 state finals (sophomore season) at ARCO Arena to help the Monarchs win the Division II state title ... Mater Dei went 33-4 as a sophomore (2006-07) ... was an honor roll student at Mater Dei.
Named to the 2008 USA Basketball Men's U18 National Team on July 8, 2008 ... the U.S .team went 4-1, capturing a silver medal at the FIBA Americas U18 Championship in Formosa, Argentina on July 14-18, 2008 ... in pool play, Team USA defeated Venezuela (82-73), Bahamas (115-51) and Puerto Rico (106-64) and then defeated Canada (82-66) in the medal rounds before falling to the host Argentina (77-64) in the gold medal game ... played in all five games, averaging 8.8 points and 5.4 rebounds per game while shooting 50.0 percent (16-for-32) from the field.
Full name: Travis James Wear ... born in Long Beach, Calif., on Sept. 21, 1990 ... parents are David and Gloria Wear ... his identical twin, David, is his only sibling ... his father, David Sr., played college basketball at Fresno State and Cal State Fullerton and professionally overseas ... played AAU basketball for Pump N' Run Elite ... political science major.