UCLA staves off Northwestern's comeback to earn trip to Sweet 16foxnews.com/sports/ucla-staves-off-northwesterns-comeback-earn-trip-sweet-16
Jaime Jaquez Jr. scored 24 points, and UCLA withstood a second-half push from Northwestern to get back to the Sweet 16 with a 68-63 victory on Saturday night.
The second-seeded Bruins (31-5) turned up the defensive intensity late, holding the seventh-seeded Wildcats to 1-for-12 shooting during a key late-game stretch to seal the win.
The win was marred when David Singleton…
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