After playing two close games against ranked Arizona and Arizona State, the Utah Utes got hammered by the unranked UCLA Bruins Thursday night 83-64.
The turning point: With the teams tied at 5 just 90 seconds into the game, the Bruins went on an 11-0 run and the Utes never got closer than three points the rest of the way as UCLA dominated the second half.
- UCLA finished 12 of 23 from behind the 3-point line while Utah went just 7 of 26.
- The Bruins had just eight turnovers while the Utes finished with 13.
- Four UCLA players finished in double figures while the Utes had just two.
Utes almanac: 10-6, Lost 3
The hero: Aaron Holiday led the Bruins with 20 points, six assists and a rebound.
Next up: at USC (10-6), Sunday, Jan. 14, 6 p.m. MT
On deck: vs Washington (12-4), Thursday, Jan. 18, 8 p.m. MT