“We were determined tonight,” head coach Joan Bonvicini said. “We made some mistakes early, but we played hard from beginning to end. We controlled the majority of the game and controlled the tempo. This is a great team win, one we can build on.”
O’Neal’s double-double led the way for
Senior Noelle Quinn led UCLA with 17 points, five rebounds and five assists.
Hollingsworth hit a trey and a jumper to give
UCLA cut the
With 8.8 seconds, Whisonant missed the first free throw on a one-and-one, UCLA rebounded and pushed the ball up court, but O’Neal came up with a steal, and hit two free throws with 0.8 seconds left to ice the win for
The Wildcats will next take on USC on Saturday, Feb. 17 at 2 p.m. The game will be televised on Fox Sports Net.