UCLA opens Pac-12 play against Washington at Seattle on Friday night
When: 8 p.m., Friday
Where: Alaska Airlines Arena, Seattle
On the air: TV: Fox Sports 1; Radio: 570.
Update: Last season, UCLA began its conference season with consecutive losses on the road. But the Bruins (9-4) are in better shape this season. They have won six of their last seven, and all five starters are averaging more than 10 points per game. After a shaky start, guard Isaac Hamilton has scored at least 18 points and made at least eight field goals in his last five games. Washington (8-4) is one of two Pac-12 teams outside the Ratings Percentage Index top 100. Senior guard Andrew Andrews averages 19.7 points per game.
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