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2001–02 UCLA Bruins men's basketball team

The 2001–02 UCLA Bruins men's basketball team represented the University of California, Los Angeles in the 2001–02 NCAA Division I men's basketball season. The team finished 6th in the conference and lost in the first round of the Pac-10 tournament to the California Golden Bears. The Bruins competed in the 2002 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament, losing to the Missouri Tigers in the sweet sixteen.

2001–02 UCLA Bruins men's basketball
UCLA Bruins logo.svg
NCAA Tournament, Sweet Sixteen
ConferencePacific-10
Ranking
CoachesNo. 20[1]
2001–02 record21–12 (11–7 Pac-10)
Head coachSteve Lavin
Assistant coachMichael Holton
Assistant coachJim Saia
Assistant coachSteve Spencer
Home stadiumPauley Pavilion
Seasons
2001–02 Pacific-10 Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#6 Oregon 14 4   .778     26 9   .743
California 12 6   .667     23 9   .719
#10 Arizona 12 6   .667     24 10   .706
USC 12 6   .667     22 10   .688
Stanford 12 6   .667     20 10   .667
#20 UCLA 11 7   .611     21 12   .636
Arizona State 7 11   .389     12 15   .444
Washington 5 13   .278     11 17   .393
Oregon State 4 14   .222     11 17   .393
Washington State 1 17   .056     6 21   .222
2002 Pacific-10 Tournament winner
As of July 10, 2011[2]; Rankings from Coaches Poll[3]

Roster/TeamEdit

2001–02 UCLA Bruins men's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight Year Hometown
G 13 Gene Barnes 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Fr
F 23 Matt Barnes 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 226 lb (103 kg) Sr Santa Clara, California
G 21 Cedric Bozeman 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 215 lb (98 kg) Fr Los Angeles, California
F 43 T. J. Cummings 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 223 lb (101 kg) So Homewood, Illinois
C 50 Dan Gadzuric 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 240 lb (109 kg) Sr The Hague, Netherlands
G 55 Quinn Hawking 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Fr
G 22 Rico Hines (C) 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Sr Greenville, North Carolina
C 52 John Hoffart 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
So
F 54 Josiah Johnson 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Fr
F 24 Jason Kapono 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 215 lb (98 kg) Jr Long Beach, California
G 3 Billy Knight 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Sr
F 5 Andre Patterson 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Fr Los Angeles, California
G 2 Janou Rubin 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
So
G 1 Dijon Thompson 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 193 lb (88 kg) Fr Los Angeles, California
G 10 Ryan Walcott 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Fr
F 34 Ray Young 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Sr
Head coach

Steve Lavin (Chapman)

Assistant coach(es)

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

Starting LineupsEdit

Cedric Bozeman (Fr.), Point Guard

Billy Knight (Sr.), Shooting Guard

Jason Kapono (Jr.), Small Forward

Matt Barnes (Sr.), Power Forward

Dan Gadzuric (Sr.), Center

BenchEdit

T. J. Cummings (So.)

Rico Hines (Sr.)

John Hoffart (So.)

Josiah Johnson (Fr.)

Andre Patterson (Fr.)

Dijon Thompson (Fr.)

Ryan Walcott (Fr.)

Awards And HonorsEdit

ScheduleEdit

Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site
city, state
Exhibition
November 8, 2001*
7:30 p.m.
EA Sports All-Stars W 102–77 
Pauley Pavilion 
Los Angeles, CA
November 14, 2001*
7:30 p.m.
Global Sports W 86–60 
Pauley Pavilion 
Los Angeles, CA
Regular Season
November 19, 2001*
6:30 p.m., ESPN2
No. 3 vs. Houston
Maui Invitational Tournament
W 71–60  1–0
Lahaina Civic Center (2,500)
Maui, HI
November 20, 2001*
4:30 p.m., ESPN
No. 3 vs. Ball State
Maui Invitational
L 73–91  1–1
Lahaina Civic Center (2,500)
Maui, Hawaii
November 21, 2001*
No. 3 vs. South Carolina
Maui Invitational
W 89–77  2–1
Lahaina Civic Center (2,500)
Maui, HI
November 28, 2001*
7:30 p.m., FSNW
No. 10 Pepperdine L 78–85  2–2
Pauley Pavilion (8,376)
Los Angeles, CA
December 5, 2001*
7:30 p.m., FSNW2
No. 20 UC Riverside W 65–50  3–2
Pauley Pavilion (6,704)
Los Angeles, CA
December 8, 2001*
3:30 p.m., KCAL 9
No. 20 vs. No. 16 Alabama
John R. Wooden Classic
W 79–57  4–2
Arrowhead Pond of Anaheim (16,221)
Anaheim, CA
December 15, 2001*
1:00 p.m., FSNW2
No. 17 UC Irvine W 75–74  5–2
Pauley Pavilion (7,397)
Los Angeles, CA
December 20, 2001
7:30 p.m., FSN
No. 19 at Washington W 85–79  6–2
(1–0)
Hec Edmundson Pavilion (7,215)
Seattle, WA
December 22, 2001
12:00 p.m., FSN
No. 19 at Washington State W 79–74  7–2
(2–0)
Beasley Coliseum (2,410)
Pullman, WA
December 27, 2001*
7:30 p.m.
No. 15 Columbia W 64–55  8–2
Pauley Pavilion (8,990)
Los Angeles, CA
December 29, 2001*
1:00 p.m., CBS
No. 15 No. 20 Georgetown W 98–91  9–2
Pauley Pavilion (10,423)
Los Angeles, CA
January 4, 2002
7:30 p.m., FSNW2
No. 14 Washington W 74–62  10–2
(3–0)
Pauley Pavilion (7,567)
Los Angeles, CA
January 6, 2002
1:00 p.m., FSN
No. 14 Washington State W 81–69  11–2
(4–0)
Pauley Pavilion (8,834)
Los Angeles, CA
January 10, 2002
7:30 p.m., FSN
No. 11 at USC L 77–81  11–3
(4–1)
Great Western Forum (15,903)
Los Angeles, CA
January 12, 2002*
12:00 p.m., CBS
No. 11 No. 1 Kansas W 87–77  12–3
Pauley Pavilion (12,280)
Los Angeles
January 17, 2002
6:30 p.m., FSNW2
No. 9 at Arizona State W 82–79  13–3
(5–1)
Wells Fargo Arena (9,013)
Tempe, AZ
January 19, 2002
12:00 p.m., CBS
No. 9 at No. 15 Arizona L 86–96  13–4
(5–2)
McKale Center (14,571)
Tucson, AZ
January 24, 2002
7:30 p.m., FSN
No. 13 No. 17 Stanford L 76–86  13–5
(5–3)
Pauley Pavilion (12,243)
Los Angeles, CA
January 26, 2002
5:00 p.m., FSN
No. 13 California W 64–57  14–5
(6–3)
Pauley Pavilion (12,275)
Los Angeles, CA
January 31, 2002
7:30 p.m., FSN
No. 13 at Oregon L 62–91  14–6
(6–4)
McArthur Court (9,087)
Eugene, OR
February 2, 2002
7:05 p.m., FSNW2
No. 13 at Oregon State W 70–48  15–6
(7–4)
Gill Coliseum (9,039)
Corvallis, OR
February 6, 2002
7:30 p.m., FSNW2
No. 15 No. 25 USC W 67–65  16–6
(8–4)
Pauley Pavilion (12,810)
Los Angeles, CA
February 9, 2002*
1:00 p.m., CBS
No. 15 at Villanova L 57–58  16–7
The Pavilion (6,500)
Philadelphia, PA
February 14, 2002
7:30 p.m., FSN
No. 20 No. 9 Arizona W 77–76  17–7
(9–4)
Pauley Pavilion (11,960)
Los Angeles, CA
February 16, 2002
12:00 p.m., ABC
No. 20 Arizona State L 68–69  17–8
(9–5)
Pauley Pavilion (9,823)
Los Angeles, CA
February 21, 2002
7:30 p.m., FSNW2
No. 25 at California L 51–69  17–9
(9–6)
Haas Pavilion (12,000)
Berkeley, CA
February 23, 2002
1:00 p.m., CBS
No. 25 at No. 10 Stanford W 95–92  18–9
(10–6)
Maples Pavilion (7,391)
Stanford, CA
February 28, 2002
7:30 p.m.
Oregon State W 65–57  19–9
(11–6)
Pauley Pavilion (8,959)
Los Angeles, CA
March 2, 2002
1:00 p.m., CBS
No. 13 Oregon L 62–65  19–10
(11–7)
Pauley Pavilion (11,680)
Los Angeles, CA
Pacific-10 Tournament
March 7, 2002
9:00 p.m., FSN
vs. No. 25 California
First Round
L 61–67  19–11
Staples Center (17,839)
Los Angeles, CA
NCAA Tournament
March 15, 2002*
7:55 p.m., CBS
vs. Mississippi
First Round
W 80–58  20–11
Mellon Arena (17,232)
Pittsburgh, PA
March 17, 2002*
10:10 a.m., CBS
vs. No. 5 Cincinnati
Second Round
W 105–101 2OT 21–11
Mellon Arena (17,232)
Pittsburgh, PA
March 21, 2002*
8:15 p.m., CBS
vs. Missouri
Sweet Sixteen
L 73–82  21–12
Compaq Center (18,040)
San Jose, CA
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Pacific Time.

Source[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "ESPN.com 2001–02 rankings". Archived from the original on 15 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-25.
  2. ^ "Pacific 10 conference 2001–02 standings". Retrieved July 10, 2011.
  3. ^ "2002 NCAA Men's Basketball Rankings". ESPN. Retrieved July 10, 2011.
  4. ^ "Season by Season Records" (PDF). UCLA Athletics.