Oakland falls short against UCLA

LOS ANGELES -- Jordan Adams scored 22 points and Tony Parker added 21 as No. 24 UCLA beat Oakland 91-60 on Tuesday night.

The Bruins (2-0) pulled away by closing the first half on a 27-9 run to take a 44-24 lead. An 18-2 run in the second half sealed the victory for the Bruins.

UCLA dominated in all aspects of the game, shooting 52.5 percent from the field and outrebounding the Grizzlies 49-28. Oakland shot 30.8 percent from the field.

The Golden Grizzlies (0-2) were coming off a 21-point loss to No. 12 North Carolina, and came to Los Angeles with only 10 players on their roster.

They tried in vain to keep up by launching 3-point shots but they connected on just two of 15 attempts in the first half and were 6 of 25 fror the game.

Travis Bader scored 19 points to lead the Golden Grizzlies, while Tommie McCune added 12.

Norman Powell scored 18 points for the Bruins.

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