Boxscore
UCLA 97, Missouri 94
Friday, December 28, 2012 10:00 PM
Location - Pauley Pavilion, Los Angeles, California
Officials - Kevin Brill, Chris Rastatter, Mike Scyphers
Attendance - 11854

Final Scoring Summary

FinalOT 1 2 X T
Missouri 47 41 6 94
UCLA 47 41 9 97

Recap


UCLA 97, No. 9 Missouri 94 (OT): Freshman Shabazz Muhammad matched his season high with 27 points and Travis Wear scored a career-high 22 as the host Bruins improved to 22-15 against top 10 opponents since the start of the 2006-07 season.

Muhammad sank a 3-pointer with 1:04 remaining in overtime to give UCLA (10-3) a 95-93 lead. Earnest Ross made one of two free throws on the other end before Wear scored on a fall-away jumper with 12.1 seconds remaining, pushing the lead to 97-94. Missouri (10-2) missed two 3-point tries on its final possession.

Phil Pressey finished with 19 points and shattered his previous career high with 19 assists while Laurence Bowers and Keion Bell each scored 17 points for the Tigers.

UCLA used a 15-0 run to take a 23-11 with 11 minutes remaining in the first half. The Tigers clawed back to tie the score at 47 at halftime, then appeared in good position to win after scoring 12 straight points to move ahead 86-77 with 5:34 remaining in the regulation.

But the Bruins answered with nine straight points and tied the score again at 88 on a layup by Jordan Adams with 11.8 seconds left, sending the game into overtime.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Bill Walton announced the game for ESPN2, his first game with the network following a two-year layoff with a back ailment that eventually required surgery. … Wear’s twin brother, David, scored a season-high 16 points. … Ross finished with 16 points and Jabari Brown, in his third game since he was cleared to play following his transfer from Oregon, finished with 14 for Missouri.

Missouri Tigers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Keion Bell 31:00 8-13 0-1 1-2 4 2 6 0 2 1 0 0 17
Alex Oriakhi 19:00 2-3 0-0 1-3 3 4 7 1 4 0 4 2 5
Phil Pressey 44:00 8-22 3-8 0-0 0 3 3 19 2 2 5 0 19
Jabari Brown 39:00 5-13 4-8 0-0 2 5 7 0 2 0 1 0 14
Laurence Bowers 35:00 8-14 0-2 1-1 5 4 9 0 3 1 2 2 17
Earnest Ross 31:00 5-8 3-4 3-4 1 6 7 1 2 1 3 0 16
Negus Webster-Chan 20:00 1-5 1-3 0-0 1 2 3 0 0 0 2 0 3
Stefan Jankovic 4:00 1-2 1-2 0-0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 3
Ryan Rosburg 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 225 38-80 12-28 6-10 16 26 42 21 17 5 17 5 94
  47.5% 42.9% 60.0% Team Rebs: 8   Total TO: 17

UCLA Bruins

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Larry Drew II 40:00 3-7 0-1 2-2 1 2 3 10 3 2 3 1 8
Travis Wear 37:00 11-20 0-0 0-0 4 5 9 1 1 3 0 2 22
Jordan Adams 36:00 4-13 1-4 3-3 2 2 4 5 4 2 1 0 12
Kyle Anderson 28:00 2-7 0-1 2-3 0 6 6 2 3 1 1 0 6
Shabazz Muhammad 34:00 10-19 3-6 4-5 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 27
David Wear 24:00 7-7 0-0 2-3 2 4 6 0 3 1 0 1 16
Norman Powell 23:00 2-4 0-2 0-0 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 2 4
Tony Parker 3:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
TOTAL 225 40-79 4-14 13-16 10 22 32 21 16 9 6 6 97
  50.6% 28.6% 81.2% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 6