January 24, 2009

COL BKB: Washington 86, UCLA 75

Isaiah Thomas scored 24 points Saturday, pacing the Washington Huskies' 86-75 victory over the 11th-ranked UCLA Bruins.

Jon Brockman added 18 points and eight rebounds for Washington (15-4, 6-1 Pac-10), which has beaten UCLA at home five straight times and has won 13 of their last14 confrontations overall. Justin Dentmon had 16 points for the Huskies.

Washington made 36-of-43 free-throw attempts. UCLA was just 10-of-15.

Josh Shipp scored 25 points for the Bruins (15-4, 5-2), who have lost two of three after a 10-game winning streak. Darren Collison was the only other UCLA player in double-figures with 12 points.