Originally written on Fox Sports Arizona  |  Last updated 1/6/12
ANAHEIM, Calif. - It looked the right night to be Arizona. UCLA wide body Josh Smith was unable to play after suffering a concussion in practice Wednesday, the Bruins had lost their previous two Pac-12 games and the game was at the remote Honda Center, 42.2 miles from the Bruins home, Pauley Pavilion, which is undergoing a renovation this season and is unavailable. So the Bruins were small, struggling and a long way from home. It was a setup. The Wildcats were worn out by the 6-foot-10 Wear twins, Duke transfers Travis and David, in a 65-58 loss in their Pac-12 road opener, a game that was billed as the Wooden Classic. Travis Wear had 20 points and David Wear had 14, and the two were 13 of 16 from the field and 8 of 8 from the free-throw line. They combined for 10 rebounds and three blocked shots. All the blocked shots were by Travis, who had not started since mid-December, even after power forward Reeves Nelson was kicked off the team. Sometimes when one of your players in un...
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