Porter Scores Career-High 25 Points
Feb. 16, 2001
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Reshea Bristol had 25 points and four of her teammates scored in double figures as Arizona defeated UCLA 89-79 Thursday night.
Arizona (17-7, 7-5 Pac-10) notched its 12th consecutive home win while handing the Bruins (3-19, 2-8) their sixth straight loss.
UCLA led 27-26 with six minutes remaining in the first half, but Arizona went on a 16-4 run to take a 42-31 lead with two minutes remaining.
The Bruins recovered with six straight points, cutting the lead to 42-37 going into the locker room.
UCLA led 56-55 with 11:10 to play when Kristee Porter, who finished with a career-high 25 points, scored from the paint. Then Arizona, with eight points from Bristol, went on an 20-5 run over a four-minute span to take a 75-61 lead with seven minutes remaining.