UCLA beat SMU in the first round of the NCAA Tournament Thursday after getting some help thanks to a controversial goaltending call in the final 20 seconds. UCLA blew a big second half lead and was trailing the Mustangs 59-55 with about 30 seconds left. Norman Powell made a pair of free throws to make...Read More
Patric Young met his match in UCLA's Norman Powell during Thursday night's Sweet 16. Powell threw down this posterizing dunk on Young during the second half.
No. 1 seed Florida may have a narrow lead on UCLA early in the second half, but Bruin guard Norman Powell may have just locked up the highlight of the game and the best dunk of the day. Just 90 seconds into the second half, Powell takes the in-bounds pass, blows by two Florida defenders at mid-court, and drives unencumbered to the rim. Patric Young attempts to play defense, but Powell...
SAN DIEGO -- Norman Powell nearly lit Viejas Arena on fire with his acrobatic dunks in the second and third rounds of the NCAA Tournament. Each one made the place erupt and his best move of the weekend, a behind-the-back move for an up-and-under finish, burning Stephen F. Austin's leading scorer in Desmond Haymon, elicited the biggest response from the crowd all day. It was clear...
Dunks are just awesome. A good dunk sets the tone and definitely establishes dominance. Take this dunk by UCLA's Norman Powell from Thursday night. Not only does he slam it home over a much bigger player in Richard Amardi, but he knocks him down in the process and--here's the best part--stands over him just to make sure there is no doubt who the man is.That is the definition of dominance...
UCLA and Oregon are currently engaged in a back-and-forth battle, with the Ducks leading the Bruins in Eugene 66-65. Guard Norman Powell gave UCLA a nine point lead with this monster dunk in transition over Oregon’s Richard Armadi in transition, which led to a three point play. Powell has had a great second half, and currently leads UCLA with 17 points, but Oregon has hit a...
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) -- While many of his UCLA teammates struggled with their shooting touch, Norman Powell had little problem getting his shots to fall. Powell matched his season high with 19 points and No. 25 UCLA pulled away in the second half to beat No. 21 Colorado 69-56 Thursday night, handing the short-handed Buffaloes their first home loss of the season. "I've really been...
Norman Powell matched his season high with 19 points and No. 25 UCLA pulled away in the second half to beat No. 21 Colorado 69-56 Thursday night, handing the short-handed Buffaloes their first home loss of the season. Jordan Adams had 14 points and 13 rebounds, and David Wear added 13 points for UCLA (14-3, 3-1 Pac-12), which has won consecutive games since a narrow loss to top...
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