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Just finished UA-UCLA. Don't know if it's been noted but R Hollis-Jefferson guarded Norman Powell, K Moody & even B Alford for a possession.
Not sure when last time opponent's bench blanked vs. #ArizonaWildcats. UA reserves outscored UCLA's 27-0. Incredible but not surprising.
Great stat by @uaryno: UCLA two reserves scored in double-digits in 2 of 28 games. UA reserves Ristic & York in double-figures by halftime.
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#ArizonaWildcats coach Sean Miller to ESPN: "When we have big games, we have to be ourselves.If we're not, we're just another team."
Too late in yr to do that & it's UCLA RT @MattGOAZCATS: “You could probably say we took them lightly.” McConnell on UA’s start in two halves
uh oh coach miller has taken the jacket off.
Arizona shows again that it's more than capable of winning in the mud. The Cats' two top scorers in win over UCLA? Dusan Ristic + Gabe York.
Think Miller getting sense of complaining fans? Said in postgame radio show that he knows some will question why Ristic limited in 2nd half.
Re Ristic second half: Miller said matchups dictated to leave Tarczewski in game & match physical Rondae H-J more against the PF (Looney)
Miller called slow start "GameDay Pressure" Ristic/York provided the release Arizona needed from that, combined for 22 pts to outscore UCLA
Miller noted that UCLA outscored #ArizonaWildcats 20-0 in 8-minute stretch to start both halves, UA outscored UCLA by 30 points otherwise.
That was a 17-0 run for UCLA to start the second half. Bruins held Arizona scoreless for at least the first six minutes of both halves.
Thanks to the best fans in college basketball for selling out McKale Center and creating another great environment. #BearDown
Sorry, gotta do this, "HeTouchedTheBall pic.twitter.com/1iIUVSeChd
A Gilbert Arenas sighting (kind of) … pic.twitter.com/cWz4J1q33a