Boxscore
UCLA 65, Texas 63
Saturday, December 8, 2012 5:15 PM
Location - Reliant Stadium, Houston, Texas
Officials - David Hall, John Higgings, Keith Kimble
Attendance - 2797

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
UCLA 32 33 65
Texas 30 33 63

Recap


UCLA 65, Texas 63:
Jordan Adams scored 18 points and Shabazz Muhammad tallied 16 as the Bruins rallied from a late eight-point deficit to defeat the Longhorns at Reliant Stadium in Houston.

Kyle Anderson scored 11 points and UCLA (6-3) used a decisive 11-0 run to overtake Texas, which led 61-53 with three minutes remaining.

Cameron Ridley tallied a season-high 14 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, Javan Felix added 13 points and eight rebounds and Sheldon McClellan scored 12 points for Texas (5-4).

Texas had an eight-point lead after McClellan sank two free throws with 3:02 left. The Bruins began the run with eight straight points, with Adams delivering back-to-back three-point plays to tie the contest with 1:15 remaining.

A free throw by Muhammad gave UCLA a one-point lead with 47.7 seconds left and Anderson culminated the surge with a basket with 24.8 seconds remaining to make it a three-point game. The Bruins were up two in the final seconds when a 30-foot, 3-point shot by Texas’ Jonathan Holmes was well off the mark.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Both teams struggled from 3-point range with Texas making just 4 of 20 attempts and UCLA finishing 2-of-11. … Felix committed two of his four turnovers in the final two-plus minutes to help the Bruins’ comeback. … UCLA led by as many as seven points in the first half en route to a 32-30 lead at the break.
 

UCLA Bruins

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Jordan Adams 27:00 7-14 1-4 3-4 3 4 7 1 2 1 1 0 18
Kyle Anderson 27:00 5-9 0-0 1-1 1 5 6 2 4 2 2 2 11
Shabazz Muhammad 30:00 5-12 1-2 5-8 2 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 16
Larry Drew II 34:00 3-7 0-1 0-0 0 3 3 6 2 1 5 0 6
Travis Wear 23:00 2-7 0-1 2-2 3 5 8 1 4 0 0 0 6
Norman Powell 22:00 1-4 0-2 0-0 0 1 1 1 2 2 2 0 2
David Wear 25:00 2-6 0-1 0-0 0 8 8 0 0 3 0 1 4
Tony Parker 12:00 1-4 0-0 0-2 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 2
TOTAL 200 26-63 2-11 11-17 9 27 36 11 17 9 10 3 65
  41.3% 18.2% 64.7% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 10

Texas Longhorns

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Jonathan Holmes 16:00 3-5 0-2 0-0 1 2 3 0 2 0 1 0 6
Javan Felix 38:00 6-17 0-4 1-2 0 8 8 4 1 1 4 0 13
Cameron Ridley 32:00 5-6 0-0 4-7 3 7 10 0 2 0 0 2 14
Julien Lewis 34:00 3-11 2-5 1-2 1 3 4 2 3 2 1 0 9
Sheldon McClellan 35:00 3-11 1-4 5-5 1 1 2 3 2 0 2 0 12
Connor Lammert 22:00 1-4 0-2 0-0 2 6 8 2 1 0 2 1 2
Demarcus Holland 7:00 1-4 0-2 1-2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
Prince Ibeh 6:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 0
Ioannis Papapetrou 10:00 1-4 1-1 1-2 2 2 4 0 2 0 0 1 4
TOTAL 200 23-62 4-20 13-20 10 29 39 11 15 3 11 7 63
  37.1% 20.0% 65.0% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 11