Jaime Jaquez Jr. scored 26 factors as fourth-seeded UCLA pulled away within the second half to beat Arizona State 79-61 Thursday evening.
Tyger Campbell added 16 factors and Jaylen Clark 15 for the Pac-12 common season champion Bruins (26-4, 17-2), who’ve gained 9 straight as they shut their bid for a prime seed within the upcoming NCAA proceed match.
DJ Horne had 13 factors and Warren Washington added 12 for the Solar Devils (20-10, 11-8).
Jaquez scored 15 of UCLA’s first 19 factors. He began six of eight from the sphere whereas the remainder of the staff was 1 for 11.
The Bruins led 38–34 in lower than a minute within the second half earlier than breaking issues open with a 12–3 run that included 5 factors from Campbell and 4 from Clark.
UCLA at one level prolonged its result in 20 (73-53) with 4 minutes remaining.
UCLA trailed for a lot of the primary half as Arizona State jumped to a 12-2 lead. The Bruins missed eight of their first 9 pictures and likewise had seven turnovers in the course of the first seven minutes of the sport.
The Bruins slowly labored again and went on an 11-4 run the ultimate 2:25 of the primary half to take a 36-32 halftime lead, together with 19 factors from Jaquez.