Women’s Basketball Thursday with UC Riverside – UCLA

Women’s Basketball Thursday with UC Riverside – UCLA

Los Angles – UCLA (1-0) is set to face local foe UC Riverside inside Pauley Pavilion presented by Wescom in Thursday’s home opener. Tipoff is set for 11:30 a.m. and is the annual field trip day where local schools come to Westwood for an early afternoon game.

UCLA women’s basketball looks to build momentum with Monday’s 84-48 win over Cal Poly. Senior leadership Osborne’s charisma (20 pts / 9 reb / ​​5 ast), the Bruins controlled the game after the halfway point in the first quarter. UCLA’s season opener also marked college debuts for all five of the team’s freshmen.

Game information

History: November 10, 2022
Tip time: 11:30 am
Location: Pauley Pavilion presented by Wescom
to watch: UCLA Livestream (Dave Marcus on stream)
listen: UCLA Digital Radio (Dave Marcus on the air)

History of the series

The Bruins are 12-2 (6-0 at home) all-time against UC Riverside, and UCLA currently has a 10-game winning streak against the Highlanders. UCLA last met Riverside on Nov. 28, 2017, and the Bruins won 68-48 inside the Pavilion presented by Wescom.

Key points about brUINS

– All Bruins who entered the game logged more than 10 minutes at the start of the season.
– All 10 UCLA players who saw playing time scored against Cal Poly.
– Four Bruins reached double figures, the first time UCLA has done so since its triple-overtime win over Wyoming in the 2022 WNIT (March 24, 2022). The Bruins last had four scorers in double figures on opening night on Nov. 27, 2020 (C. Osborne – 31, M. Oninor – 22, N. Chu – 16, L. Miller – 12).
– Senior guard Osborne’s charisma took the lead again and flirted with a double-double in the first. Osborne reached the 20-point threshold for the 22nd time in his college career.
– Second red shirt Emily Besoir Had a strong return to the hardwood with a 14-point, nine-rebound performance in Monday’s win. Bessoir sat out the 2021-22 season but looks set to play a major role as a senior Bruin in 2022-23.
– General first year floor rice cake He played the most minutes (28:26) of any Bruin who has seen time on the field and gave 12 points and 7 assists in his first game. Freshman Gabriela Jacques Made an impact off the bench for the Bruins, scoring 10 points and grabbing 6 boards in the game.
– All five first-year students entered the board in their first appearance at the university. rice cake (12 points) and Gabriela Jacques (10 points) reached double figures in his first game for the Bruins. The top-ranked freshman totaled 34 points and grabbed 17 of UCLA’s 48 rebounds.

Women’s basketball program

The UCLA women’s basketball team is coming off a 30-game regular season campaign. The Bruins will host 16 home games during the season, 11 on the road and participate in three contests at neutral sites (all in the Bahamas for the Battle of Atlantis 4 tournament in mid-November).

The complete 2022-23 UCLA women’s basketball schedule is available here.

Preseason compliments

Three Bruins earned preseason watch list or conference honors ahead of the 2022-23 campaign. Graduate transfer Gina Conti Named to Nancy Lieberman’s 2023 Guard Watch List for the second consecutive season. Osborne’s charisma He was named to the preseason watch list for the 2023 Ann Meyers Drysdale Shooting Guard Award for the third year in a row. Osborne was also named to the Pac-12 Preseason All-Conference Team, while rice cake Land Pac-12 Preseason Honorable Mention honors.


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