Boxscore
Georgetown 78, UCLA 70
Monday, November 19, 2012 8:00 PM
Location - Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York
Officials - John Gaffney, Michael Kitts, Brian O'Connell
Attendance - 10071

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
UCLA 29 41 70
Georgetown 31 47 78

Recap


Georgetown 78, No. 13 UCLA  70:
Markel Starks scored a career-high 23 points and the Hoyas spoiled Shabazz Muhammad’s debut in the semifinals of the Legends Classic at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center.

UCLA (3-1) trailed by four after Norman Powell’s 3-pointer with 9:05 left, but Georgetown (3-0) answered with an 11-4 run and drew clear in the final minutes.

Georgetown’s Otto Porter Jr. had 18 points and 11 rebounds after missing one game because of a concussion and Greg Whittington added 13 points.

Muhammad, listed among the nation’s top recruits, scored 15 points on 5-of-10 shooting in his first game since being declared eligible by the NCAA. Fellow freshman Jordan Adams led UCLA with 22 points and six rebounds while Travis Wear added 12 points and eight boards.

Georgetown shot 54.5 percent from the field, including 7-for-14 from 3-point range. The Bruins struggled from beyond the arc, shooting only 26.3 percent (5-of-19).

GAME NOTEBOOK: UCLA forward David Wear left midway through the second half after falling on his back after jumping for a rebound. … Georgetown will face top-ranked Indiana in the championship game Tuesday. UCLA will meet Georgia in the consolation game. …UCLA junior guard Tyler Lamb missed his third straight game with a swollen knee.

UCLA Bruins

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Larry Drew II 27:00 2-5 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 8 4 0 1 0 4
Travis Wear 34:00 4-10 0-0 4-6 1 7 8 0 2 0 2 0 12
David Wear 15:00 3-6 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 0 1 2 3 0 6
Norman Powell 25:00 3-6 1-2 0-0 0 1 1 2 3 0 1 1 7
Kyle Anderson 33:00 0-6 0-3 0-0 3 4 7 6 1 3 3 1 0
Jordan Adams 29:00 8-20 2-10 4-4 1 5 6 0 1 0 1 1 22
Joshua Smith 12:00 2-3 0-0 0-2 2 1 3 0 3 1 1 1 4
Shabazz Muhammad 25:00 5-10 2-4 3-4 0 1 1 2 2 0 1 0 15
TOTAL 200 27-66 5-19 11-16 9 23 32 18 17 6 13 4 70
  40.9% 26.3% 68.8% Team Rebs: 8   Total TO: 13

Georgetown Hoyas

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Nate Lubick 36:00 5-7 0-1 1-1 0 5 5 4 1 1 0 0 11
Markel Starks 37:00 9-14 2-4 3-4 0 2 2 2 1 4 2 0 23
Mikael Hopkins 26:00 3-5 0-0 0-1 1 2 3 1 5 0 4 1 6
Otto Porter 35:00 6-10 2-2 4-5 2 9 11 5 3 3 2 5 18
Greg Whittington 36:00 5-10 3-4 0-0 1 3 4 3 1 1 4 1 13
Jabril Trawick 14:00 2-6 0-1 3-4 1 1 2 0 0 1 1 1 7
D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera 12:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stephen Domingo 4:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 30-55 7-14 11-15 5 23 28 15 11 10 13 8 78
  54.5% 50.0% 73.3% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 13