UCLA pulls away late to beat Oregon State 62-52
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP)—Reeves Nelson finished with 14 points and 12 rebounds and UCLA used a late 12-2 run to pull away from Oregon State for a 62-52 victory Saturday night.
Nikola Dragovic added 13 points and Michael Roll had 11 for the Bruins (10-11, 5-4 Pac-10), who rebounded from Thursday’s loss at Oregon.
Calvin Haynes had a game-high 16 points for the Beavers (9-12, 3-6), and Roeland Schaftenaar added 11.
UCLA led 38-35 before going on a 12-2 run that gave the Bruins a 50-37 lead with 4:57 to play.
Oregon State got no closer than six the rest of the way.
UCLA ended the first half on an 11-2 run to lead 24-18 at halftime.