UCLA coach Ben Howland: "I thought we really did a good job defensively. I was particularly pleased with Jrue Holiday's defense against Klay Thompson. It was a good overall team performance. We're excited that we won and look forward to playing tomorrow."
Point guard Darren Collison: "I thought the team played great today. I don't know if it was the late start, but we played well."
Darren Collison -- 15 points
Nikola Dragoivic -- 12 points, six rebounds
Jrue Holiday and Josh Shipp -- 10 points each
Aron Baynes -- 22 points, 8-for-15 from the field
Taylor Rochestie -- 8 points, 1-for-11 shooting
Baynes -- 8-for-15
Rest of Cougars -- 10-for-45 (22 percent)