2010–11 UCLA Bruins men's basketball team

The 2010–11 UCLA Bruins men's basketball team represented the University of California, Los Angeles during the 2010–11 NCAA Division I men's basketball season. The Bruins were led by head coach Ben Howland and played their home games at Pauley Pavilion. They finished the conference season in second place (13–5), and were a 2-seed at the 2011 Pacific-10 Conference Men's Basketball Tournament, where they lost to 7-seed Oregon in the quarterfinals. They received an at-large bid in the 2011 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament as the #7 seeded team in the Southeast Region, where they defeated #10 seed Michigan State before falling to #2 seed Florida in the third round. They finished the season 23–11.

2010–11 UCLA Bruins men's basketball
UCLA Bruins logo.svg
NCAA Tournament, Third round
ConferencePacific-10 Conference
2010–11 record23–11 (13–5 Pac-10)
Head coachBen Howland
Assistant coachScott Duncan
Assistant coachPhil Mathews
Assistant coachScott Garson
Home arenaPauley Pavilion
Seasons
2010–11 Pacific-10 Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#17 Arizona 14 4   .778     30 8   .789
UCLA 13 5   .722     23 11   .676
#23 Washington 11 7   .611     24 11   .686
USC 10 8   .556     19 15   .559
California 10 8   .556     18 15   .545
Washington State 9 9   .500     22 13   .629
Oregon 7 11   .389     21 18   .538
Stanford 7 11   .389     15 16   .484
Oregon State 5 13   .278     11 20   .355
Arizona State 4 14   .222     12 19   .387
2011 Pacific-10 Tournament winner
As of March 30, 2011[1]; Rankings from AP Poll[2]

Contents

Recruiting classEdit

US college sports recruiting information for high school athletes
Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight Commit date
Joshua Smith
C
Kent, WA Kentwood HS 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 320 lb (150 kg) Nov 9, 2009 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:    Rivals:    247SportsN/A    ESPN grade: 96
Tyler Lamb
SG
Santa Ana, CA Mater Dei HS 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 190 lb (86 kg) Aug 27, 2008 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:    Rivals:    247SportsN/A    ESPN grade: 95
Matt Carlino
SG
Scottsdale, AZ Bloomington South HS 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 195 lb (88 kg) Apr 27, 2010 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:    Rivals:    247SportsN/A    ESPN grade: 93
Lazeric Jones
PG
Chicago, IL John A. Logan CC 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 190 lb (86 kg) Dec 27, 2009 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:    Rivals:    247SportsN/A    ESPN grade: 87
Travis Wear
PF
Huntington Beach, CA Mater Dei HS / University of North Carolina 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 235 lb (107 kg)  
Recruiting star ratings: ScoutN/A   RivalsN/A   247SportsN/A    ESPN grade: 0
David Wear
PF
Huntington Beach, CA Mater Dei HS / University of North Carolina 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 225 lb (102 kg)  
Recruiting star ratings: ScoutN/A   RivalsN/A   247SportsN/A    ESPN grade: 0
Overall recruiting rankings: Scout: 16   Rivals: 18  ESPN: 15
  • Note: In many cases, Scout, Rivals, 247Sports, and ESPN may conflict in their listings of height and weight.
  • In these cases, the average was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.

Sources:

  • "UCLA Commit List for 2010". Rivals.com. Retrieved 2010-11-19.
  • "Men's Basketball Recruiting". Scout.com. Retrieved 2010-11-19.
  • "ESPN - UCLA Bruins Basketball Recruiting 2010". ESPN.com. Retrieved 2010-11-19.
  • "Scout.com Team Recruiting Rankings". Scout.com. Retrieved 2010-11-19.
  • "2010 Team Ranking". Rivals.com. Retrieved 2010-11-19.

RosterEdit

2010–11 UCLA Bruins men's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight Year Previous school Hometown
C 0 Anthony Stover 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 225 lb (102 kg) RS Fr Windward School Pasadena, California
G 1 Tyler Lamb 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 205 lb (93 kg) Fr Mater Dei H.S. Santa Ana, California
G 3 Malcolm Lee 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 195 lb (88 kg) Jr John W. North H.S. Moreno Valley, California
G 4 Tyler Trapani 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 190 lb (86 kg) Jr Simi Valley H.S. Simi Valley, California
G 5 Jerime Anderson 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 181 lb (82 kg) Jr Canyon H.S. Anaheim, California
F 10 Alex Schrempf 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 227 lb (103 kg) RS Fr Bellevue H.S. Seattle, Washington
G 11 Lazeric Jones 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 187 lb (85 kg) Jr John A. Logan College Chicago, Illinois
G 13 Matt DeMarcus 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 203 lb (92 kg) Jr Santa Ynez Valley Union H.S. Solvang, California
G 14 Jack Haley 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Fr Los Alamitos H.S. Seal Beach, California
G 15 Blake Arnet 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Jr Mater Dei H.S. Laguna Niguel, California
F 20 David Wear 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 225 lb (102 kg) So Mater Dei H.S. Huntington Beach, California
F 21 Brendan Lane 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 208 lb (94 kg) So Rocklin H.S. Rocklin, California
F 22 Reeves Nelson 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 235 lb (107 kg) So Modesto Christian H.S. Modesto, California
F 23 Tyler Honeycutt 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 183 lb (83 kg) So Sylmar H.S. Los Angeles, California
F 24 Travis Wear 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 220 lb (100 kg) So Mater Dei H.S. Huntington Beach, California
C 34 Joshua Smith 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 305 lb (138 kg) Fr Kentwood H.S. Kent, Washington
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • (W) Walk-on

Roster
Last update: 2010-11-19

ScheduleEdit

Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site (attendance)
city, state
Exhibition
November 4, 2010*
7:30 pm, BruinTV
Westmont College W 95–59 
Pauley Pavilion (4,972)
Los Angeles, CA
November 9, 2010*
7:30 pm, BruinTV
Cal State Los Angeles W 84–59 
Pauley Pavilion (4,595)
Los Angeles, CA
Regular Season
November 12, 2010*
7:30 pm, BruinTV
Cal State Northridge W 83–50  1–0
Pauley Pavilion (6,687)
Los Angeles, CA
November 15, 2010*
8:00 pm, ESPNU
Pepperdine
NIT Season Tip-Off Regionals
W 79–69  2–0
Pauley Pavilion (6,748)
Los Angeles, CA
November 16, 2010*
8:30 pm, ESPNU
Pacific
NIT Season Tip-Off Regionals
W 57–44  3–0
Pauley Pavilion (8,345)
Los Angeles, CA
November 24, 2010*
6:55 pm, ESPN2
vs. No. 7 Villanova
NIT Season Tip-Off Semifinals
L 70–82  3–1
Madison Square Garden (6,746)
New York City
November 26, 2010*
11:30 am, ESPN2
vs. VCU
NIT Season Tip-Off Consolation Game
L 85–89  3–2
Madison Square Garden (7,228)
New York City
December 2, 2010*
6:00 pm, ESPN
at No. 4 Kansas
Big 12/Pac-10 Hardwood Series
L 76–77  3–3
Allen Fieldhouse (16,300)
Lawrence, KS
December 5, 2010*
7:00 pm, Prime Ticket
Montana L 44–54  3–4
Pauley Pavilion (5,391)
Los Angeles, CA
December 11, 2010*
5:00 pm, Prime Ticket
Cal Poly W 72–61  4–4
Pauley Pavilion (5,496)
Los Angeles, CA
December 13, 2010*
7:30 pm, Prime Ticket
UC Davis W 74–67  5–4
Pauley Pavilion (5,811)
Los Angeles, CA
December 18, 2010*
2:30 pm, FSN/PT
vs. No. 18 BYU
John R. Wooden Classic
W 86–79  6–4
Honda Center (12,499)
Anaheim, CA
December 21, 2010*
7:30 pm, BruinTV
Montana State W 75–59  7–4
Pauley Pavilion (5,390)
Los Angeles, CA
December 23, 2010*
7:30 pm, Prime Ticket
UC Irvine W 74–73  8–4
Pauley Pavilion (6,380)
Los Angeles, CA
December 29, 2010
8:00 pm, FSN/PT
Washington State W 80–71  9–4
(1–0)
Pauley Pavilion (7,934)
Los Angeles, CA
December 31, 2010
1:00 pm, FSN/PT
Washington L 63–74  9–5
(1–1)
Pauley Pavilion (9,049)
Los Angeles, CA
January 9, 2011
7:30 pm, FSN/PT
at USC L 52–63  9–6
(1–2)
Galen Center (10,258)
Los Angeles, CA
January 13, 2011
5:30 pm, Prime Ticket
at Oregon State W 62–57  10–6
(2–2)
Gill Coliseum (6,857)
Corvallis, OR
January 15, 2011
2:00 pm, Prime Ticket
at Oregon W 67–59  11–6
(3–2)
Matthew Knight Arena (11,089)
Eugene, OR
January 20, 2011
7:30 pm, Prime Ticket
California W 86–84  12–6
(4–2)
Pauley Pavilion (8,650)
Los Angeles, CA
January 22, 2011
11:00 am, CBS
Stanford W 68–57  13–6
(5–2)
Pauley Pavilion (8,772)
Los Angeles, CA
January 27, 2011
6:00 pm, ESPN2
at Arizona L 74–85  13–7
(5–3)
McKale Center (14,528)
Tucson, AZ
January 29, 2011
12:30 pm, FSN/PT
at Arizona State W 73–72 OT 14–7
(6–3)
Wells Fargo Arena (7,086)
Tempe, AZ
February 2, 2011
8:00 pm, FSN/PT
USC W 64–50  15–7
(7–3)
Pauley Pavilion (10,419)
Los Angeles, CA
February 5, 2011*
10:00 am, CBS
St. John's W 66–59  16–7
Pauley Pavilion (8,592)
Los Angeles, CA
February 10, 2011
7:30 pm, Prime Ticket
Oregon W 64–54  17–7
(8–3)
Pauley Pavilion (7,406)
Los Angeles, CA
February 12, 2011
1:00 pm, FSN/PT
Oregon State W 69–61  18–7
(9–3)
Pauley Pavilion (8,534)
Los Angeles, CA
February 17, 2011
7:30 pm, FSN/PT
at Stanford W 69–65  19–7
(10–3)
Maples Pavilion (5,856)
Stanford, CA
February 20, 2011
7:00 pm, FSN/PT
at California L 72–76 OT 19–8
(10–4)
Haas Pavilion (9,688)
Berkeley, CA
February 24, 2011
8:00 pm, FSN/PT
Arizona State W 71–53  20–8
(11–4)
Pauley Pavilion (8,080)
Los Angeles, CA
February 26, 2011
1:00 pm, FSN/PT
No. 10 Arizona W 71–49  21–8
(12–4)
Pauley Pavilion (11,986)
Los Angeles, CA
March 3, 2011
6:00 pm, ESPN2
at Washington L 63–70  21–9
(12–5)
Alaska Airlines Arena (9,931)
Seattle, WA
March 5, 2011
2:30 pm, FSN/PT
at Washington State W 58–54 OT 22–9
(13–5)
Beasley Coliseum (9,317)
Pullman, WA
Pac-10 Tournament
March 9, 2011
6:00 pm, FSN
vs. Oregon
Quarterfinals
L 59–76  22–10
Staples Center (12,191)
Los Angeles, CA
NCAA Tournament
March 17, 2011*
6:20 pm, TBS
vs. Michigan State
Second Round
W 78–76  23–10
St. Pete Times Forum (15,504)
Tampa, FL
March 19, 2011*
11:45 am, CBS
vs. No. 15 Florida
Third Round
L 65–73[3]  23–11
St. Pete Times Forum (17,771)
Tampa, FL
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Pacific Time [4].

RankingsEdit

HonorsEdit

Malcolm Lee, Tyler Honeycutt, and Reeves Nelson were named to the All-Pac-10 first team. The three selection were the most of any team in the Pac-10 Conference. It's the first time the Bruins have had that many first-team selections since Toby Bailey, Jelani McCoy and Charles O'Bannon were picked in 1997.[5]

Lee was also selected to the Pac-10 All-Defensive team, while Joshua Smith was named to the Pac-10 All-Freshmen team.[5]

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  • Tyus Edney joined the team as director of basketball operations on August 2, 2010
  • October 28, 2010 - The Bruins were picked to finish 3rd, with one first place vote, in the conference by the media in the annual preseason poll.
  • December 10, 2010 – guard Matt Carlino left the team and would transfer to play at another school.
  • The 66-59 win over St. John's on February 5, 2011 was UCLA'S first in seven tries (UCLA hadn't beaten the Red Storm since Dec. 1968).
  • February 26, 2011 – Tyler Trapani, John Wooden's great-grandson scored the last two points of the last men's basketball game in Pauley Pavilion before the building goes into renovation for a year. The final shot is recorded as "Trapani (Wooden's great-grandson) left side layin off Haley's (Jack) missed 3-pt. try."[6]
  • March 17, 2011 - UCLA is making its 44th appearance in the NCAA basketball tournament. The Bruins have 99 tournament wins, third on the all-time list. Ben Howland took the Bruins to the tournament six times in his eight years as head coach and the Final Four in 2006, 2007 and 2008.
  • March 28, 2011 – Tyler Honeycutt announced that he will declare for the 2011 NBA Draft and will hire an agent.[7]
  • April 1, 2011 - Assistant Coach Scott Duncan left the team to become the associate head coach at Wyoming.
  • April 12, 2011 - Lee announced he would forgo his final year of college eligibility and hire an agent and enter the 2011 NBA draft.[8]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Pac-10 Standings - 2010-11". ESPN. Retrieved February 17, 2011.
  2. ^ "2011 NCAA Men's Basketball Rankings". ESPN. Retrieved February 7, 2011.
  3. ^ "Florida moves on as Erving Walker comes up big again". ESPN.com. Associated Press. March 19, 2011. Retrieved March 19, 2011.
  4. ^ "Schedule". UCLA. Archived from the original on August 7, 2011. Retrieved November 19, 2010.
  5. ^ a b Bolch, Ben; Holmes, Baxter (March 7, 2011). "UCLA awaits word on condition of Malcolm Lee's left knee". Los Angeles Times. Archived from the original on March 19, 2011.
  6. ^ Painter, Jill (February 26, 2011). "Trapani's shot leaves lasting image at Pauley Pavilion". Los Angeles Daily News. Archived from the original on 2011-03-19. Retrieved 2011-03-19.
  7. ^ Bolch, Ben (March 28, 2011). "UCLA basketball: Tyler Honeycutt says he will hire an agent, enter NBA draft". Los Angeles Times. Archived from the original on April 14, 2011.
  8. ^ Bolch, Ben (April 13, 2011). "Malcolm Lee decides time is right to leave UCLA". Los Angeles Times. Archived from the original on 2011-04-14. Retrieved 2011-04-14.

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