NCAA Men's Basketball
(#21) Washington 70, (#13) UCLA 67
Saturday, February 11, 2006
Bank of America Arena/Seattle, Wash.
o Saturday was Washington's third consecutive victory against UCLA. The last time they won three straight against the Bruins was 1952. Also, the last time UW swept its season series with UCLA was 1987.
o Washington has not lost to a ranked opponent this season. They have beaten Gonzaga (#6), and UCLA (#11 and #13) for a record of 3-0 against top-25 opponents.
o UCLA committed 20 turnovers Saturday, two short of its season high, 22, at Arizona (Jan. 5). Washington turned those turnovers into 24 points while the Bruins scored only five points off the Huskies' 15 turnovers.
o Justin Dentmon scored 16 points, one shy of his career-high of 17.
o Arron Afflalo was held to five points Saturday, more than 12 points below his season average of 17.2.
o Brandon Roy was 13-of-16 from the free throw line. Both his amount of attempts and makes are season-highs for the Huskies. He also scored 20 or more points for the 11th time this season.
o Ten players were called for four or more fouls in the game - five Huskies and five Bruins.
o Washington is 12-0 when four or more players score in double-digits this season.
o The Huskies began this week in sixth place in the Pac-10, but they are now tied with Arizona for fourth place.