Kyle Anderson also was back from a one-game absence due to
violation of team rules and had 14 points, nine rebounds, five
assists and four steals for UCLA (22-7, 11-5). The Bruins made
21-of-23 free throws while halting a two-game skid as Anderson went
8-for-8 from the line and Adams made all six of his attempts.
Roberto Nelson scored 23 points for his 16th 20-point outing of the
season and Devon Collier added 15 for Oregon State (15-13, 7-9).
Eric Moreland grabbed 13 rebounds to go with six points and five
blocked shots for the Beavers, who lost for the fifth time in seven
The Beavers trailed 61-57 after Angus Brandt’s basket with 4:37
remaining but missed their next five shots as the Bruins increased
their lead to nine on two free throws by Anderson with 58.3 seconds
left. UCLA made 11-of-12 free throws over the final 1:13 to hold off
a charge that saw Oregon State tally 11 points in the final 51.8
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Oregon State finished the first half with a 24-10 surge to lead by
nine at the break. The Beavers held an 11-point advantage early in
the second half before Adams scored seven straight UCLA points
during a 16-4 burst that gave the Bruins a 47-46 lead with just
under 14 minutes remaining.
GAME NOTEBOOK: The Bruins improved to 51-7 at home against Oregon
State … The Beavers committed 16 turnovers and were 14-of-23 from
the free-throw line. … Adams was scoreless and missed all nine of
his shots when UCLA lost at Oregon State on Feb. 2.
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