GAMEDAY Womens Basketball

UCLA 98, Cal State Fullerton 49

LOS ANGELES - Charisma Osborne scored 31 points and No. 9 UCLA took control in a dominant first quarter, going on to beat Cal State Fullerton 98-49.

Michaela Onyenwere, a preseason AP All-America selection, added 22 points and Natalie Chou had 16 for the Bruins.

Amiee Book scored 20 points to lead the Titans, who were held to 34% field-goal shooting. They had 25 turnovers that led to 44 points by the Bruins.

Fullerton opened the game with a 9-4 run. Then the Bruins took over for good.

UCLA reeled off 19 unanswered points to take a 23-9 lead. The Titans were 0 for 8 from the floor and committed five turnovers while going 6:18 without scoring.

The Titans were limited to 13 points in the second quarter and trailed 46-24 at halftime.

Onyenwere and Osborne combined to score 17 of UCLA's 29 points in the third, when the Bruins led 75-35. UCLA had a 12-0 run early in the quarter. Osborne's total points were one off her career high.


Associated Press

November 27, 2020