And then there were seven. UCLA's already slim rotation will be down a man on Saturday when the Bruins conclude their road trip to the Arizona schools at Arizona State at 1pm.
Forward Travis Wear will not play after suffering a concussion in Thursday night's win at Arizona, head coach Ben Howland announced.
Wear didn't miss a shot on Thursday finishing the game with six points and he also had two rebounds in 11 first half minutes before not being allowed to return in the second half in Tucson.
Howland hinted walk-on Sooren Derboghosian could see some time with Wear being out.
The true beneficiary of more minutes with Wear out of the lineup is Tony Parker. The freshman center had conference highs in minutes (10), points (6), field goals (2), and rebounds (3).
UCLA fans have been crying out loud for more playing time for Parker. Whenever asked, Howland expressed his hope for more minutes to become available in the future. But, as the future met the present, it pr...