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.

Michelle Greco cut the lead to 82-74 with two minutes left, but the Bruins could get no closer. Greco scored 22 points overall, and Whitney Jones added 13.

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