''We are at the top of the Pac-12; (forward) Deandre Ayton had some good showings,'' said third-year industrial engineering student Olivia Bernas. ''(Center) Dusan Ristic has been making some 3s. I'd like to see that again,'' said third-year marketing and business economics student Eryn Caffrey on why they think Arizona would win against UCLA.
''I would say that LaVar Ball is a better father than he is,'' said third-year economics student Seamus Flannery on what he would say to UCLA coach Steve Alford.
The Arizona players form a circle during the pregame player introductions.
Senior center Thomas Welsh wins the tipoff against Ayton.
Junior guard Aaron Holiday goes past Arizona guard Allonzo Trier for an underhand layup.
Wildcat guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright evades a lunging steal attempt from Holiday.
Welsh contests for a rebound with Arizona guard Emmanuel Akot.
Holiday swings a pass between the outstretched arms of Ayton.
Arizona coach Sean Miller gestures emphatically after an unfavorable foul call.
Freshman guard Kris Wilkes gets called for a charge on the defending Parker-Cartwright.
Freshman guard Jaylen Hands fires his first of three-straight 3-pointers to put the Bruins up from 38-33.
Holiday celebrates with Hands after the freshman completed his chain of 3-pointers with a buzzer beater to end the first half 44-34 in UCLA's favor.
Ayton stretches to snag a defensive board.
Welsh's putback dunk off Holiday's missed jumper gave the Bruins an 8-point lead early in the second half.
Miller gives his forward, Ayton, instructions during a timeout.
Arizona governor Doug Ducey (left) talks to U of A President Robert C. Robbins (right) during the game.
Ristic commits a shooting foul on GG Goloman, giving the senior forward the chance to go one-for-two from the line and extend UCLA's lead to 13 points.
Goloman celebrates making the dagger 3-pointer which would give the Bruins a 15-point lead over the Wildcats with only a minute and 43 seconds left until the end of the game.
Welsh throws his fist up in the air to celebrate UCLA's 8-point win over its basketball rival.
Hands high-fives a young fan after his team's win over the Wildcats.