Basketball: Bruins have 2-game win streak

The powerhouse Pac-12 is 3-0 this week with wins over Portland State, Illinois-Chicago & Eastern Washington. Wow!

   — UCLA 60, Eastern Washington 47: The Bruins (4-5) crept toward .500 by beating the Eagles (5-5) of the Big Sky Conference. Point guard Lazeric Jones led the way with 19 points and six rebounds. Center Joshua Smith — yes, the guy who once was regarded as a conference player of the year candidate — had seven points and two rebounds in 19 minutes. EWU shot 25.9 percent.

Jeff Faraudo