Bruins Upset No. 11 Georgia, 84-64

Nov. 25, 2005

Box Score

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Lisa Willis scored 29 points to lead UCLA to an 84-64 victory over No. 11 Georgia in the semifinals of the Loyola Marymount University/Ayres Hotel Thanksgiving tournament on Friday night.

All five UCLA starters scored in double digits, including Nikki Blue with 13 points and seven rebounds. Noelle Quinn had 11 points and nine rebounds.

The Bulldogs were plagued by foul trouble and played without Cori Chambers for the last 15 minutes of the game.

The Bruins (1-2) lead 46-30 at the break and finished the game shooting 54.5 percent (20 for 37).

UCLA shot 20-for-23 from the free-throw line, while Georgia attempted just nine shots from the line.

Sherill Baker led Georgia with 14 points. Tasha Humphrey scored 13 and Megan Darrah 12.

The Bruins will play for the tournament championship on Saturday. They will face the winner of the LMU- Charlotte game. Georgia will face the loser in the consolation game.

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