UCLA 78, Cal State Fullerton 54

Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) - Arron Afflalo netted a team-high 20 points to lead the number-one ranked UCLA Bruins past Cal State Fullerton, 78-54, in a non-conference matchup at Pauley Pavilion.

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Josh Shipp added 16 points, while Darren Collison contributed 15 points for the Bruins (7-0), who remain undefeated this season. Lorenzo Mata scored nine points and pulled down a career-high 16 rebounds.

Bobby Brown had a team-high 18 points for Cal-State Fullerton (5-2), which was playing a No. 1 team for the first time since 1991. Scott Cutley added 11 points and Frank Robinson donated seven in the loss.

The Titans came out firing, opening the first half on a surprising 14-4 run. Brown started the flurry with a jumper and capped the burst with a three-point shot before the Bruins turned the momentum in their favor.

Afflalo's trey evened the score, 16-16, at 12:16 and Alfred Aboya followed with a layup to give UCLA its first lead of the contest.

Brown made both shots from the charity stripe later in the half to make it 28-28, but the Bruins carried a 39-33 lead into the break.

The start of the second half was a reversal of the first, with UCLA going on a 9-0 run. Collison made good on a trey, followed by two free throws and a layup.

The Titans pulled within six again on Marcus Crenshaw's three-pointer before UCLA put the next nine points on the board for a 61-47 lead.

Fullerton made just two shots in the last six minutes of play and shot 38 percent from the floor overall (21-of-56).

Game Notes

UCLA shot 28-of-61 (48 percent)...The Titans committed 28 turnovers in the contest to UCLA's 21...The Bruins defeated their third consecutive Big West opponent...UCLA leads the all-time series 10-0.