Topics

Washington Huskies
Tony Parker makes presence known, Bruins thrive in win over Washington
Tony Parker makes presence known, Bruins thrive in win over Washington

There was something missing from the UCLA basketball team over the past week or so. Something big. And that would be center Tony Parker. A virtual no-show in two recent losses, Parker returned from the land of the lost on Wednesday night, helping the Bruins to an 88-66 win over Washington at Pauley Pavilion. “I knew I had to come out aggressive and play hard,” he said. “It was big for me, for my confidence.” The junior's 20 points — and 24 from guard Norman Powell — provided a crucial boost for a team that faces a do-or-die situation in trying to make the NCAA tournament. “There's a lot of motivation,” Powell said. This...

Loading