Forward Monique Billings had a career day, leading UCLA to a victory over Iowa in the Cancun Challenge. The junior scored a career-high 27 points while pulling down four rebounds.  (Jennifer Hu/Daily Bruin staff)
Forward Monique Billings had a career day, leading UCLA to a victory over Iowa in the Cancun Challenge. The junior scored a career-high 27 points while pulling down four rebounds.  (Jennifer Hu/Daily Bruin staff)


Junior forward Monique Billings came up with 37 total points, spread across UCLA women's basketball's two most recent games against Southern and Cal Poly. (Kristie Hoang/Daily Bruin)
Junior forward Monique Billings came up with 37 total points, spread across UCLA women's basketball's two most recent games against Southern and Cal Poly. (Kristie Hoang/Daily Bruin)

The No. 9 UCLA women's basketball team defeated Cal Poly 84-64 Sunday afternoon. Despite the victory, the game was marred with mental mistakes and was "less than (their) best," according to coach Cori Close. (Kristie Hoang/Daily Bruin)
The No. 9 UCLA women's basketball team defeated Cal Poly 84-64 Sunday afternoon. Despite the victory, the game was marred with mental mistakes and was "less than (their) best," according to coach Cori Close. (Kristie Hoang/Daily Bruin)

Junior guard Jordin Canada became the 32nd player in school history to reach 1,000 career points. Canada reached this milestone while notching a triple-double during UCLA's victory against Southern University. (Rohan Kumar/Daily Bruin)
Junior guard Jordin Canada became the 32nd player in school history to reach 1,000 career points. Canada reached this milestone while notching a triple-double during UCLA's victory against Southern University. (Rohan Kumar/Daily Bruin)

The Bruins will rely heavily on their size advantage against the Southern University Jaguars. Junior forward Monique Billings can play an even bigger role than normal. At 6-foot-4, Billings is 2 inches taller than any Jaguar. (Jennifer Hu/Daily Bruin staff)
The Bruins will rely heavily on their size advantage against the Southern University Jaguars. Junior forward Monique Billings can play an even bigger role than normal. At 6-foot-4, Billings is 2 inches taller than any Jaguar. (Jennifer Hu/Daily Bruin staff)

Junior guard Jordin Canada had 23 points and six assists to help UCLA stay within striking distance of No. 2 Baylor. But the Lady Bears pulled away in the fourth quarter to hand the Bruins a 84-70 loss on the road. (Erin Rice/Daily Bruin)
Junior guard Jordin Canada had 23 points and six assists to help UCLA stay within striking distance of No. 2 Baylor. But the Lady Bears pulled away in the fourth quarter to hand the Bruins a 84-70 loss on the road. (Erin Rice/Daily Bruin)


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