No. 17 UCLA women beat Pepperdine 77-46

Updated at: 12/28/2012 8:37 PM
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(AP) MALIBU, Calif. - Nirra Fields scored 19 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead No. 17 UCLA to a 77-46 win over Pepperdine on Friday night.

In addition to her double-double, Fields had six assists and six steals.

Atonye Nyingifa had 12 rebounds, and Markel Walker had 11 points for the Bruins (8-2).

UCLA led 34-17 at halftime and never trailed in the game. UCLA had 34 points off Pepperdine turnover and got 44 points from its bench. The Bruins shot 44 percent from the field for the game, while the Waves shot 34.7 percent.

Jade McNorton led the Waves (3-8) with 12 points. Kelsey Patrick and Ea Shoushtari had five rebounds apiece.

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