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Kyle Anderson, Bryce Alford lead UCLA to 92-74 victory over Colorado

  • Colorado forward Xavier Johnson, left, and UCLA forward Tony Parker, battle for a loose ball in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

    Colorado forward Xavier Johnson, left, and UCLA forward Tony Parker, battle for a loose ball in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)  (The Associated Press)

  • UCLA guard Kyle Anderson, right, shoots against Colorado forward Josh Scott in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

    UCLA guard Kyle Anderson, right, shoots against Colorado forward Josh Scott in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)  (The Associated Press)

  • Colorado forward Josh Scott, right, stands near as his teammate Askia Booker, center, goes for a layup against UCLA guard Jordan Adams in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

    Colorado forward Josh Scott, right, stands near as his teammate Askia Booker, center, goes for a layup against UCLA guard Jordan Adams in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)  (The Associated Press)

Kyle Anderson had 22 points, seven rebounds and 11 assists, freshman Bryce Alford scored 12 of his 14 points in the second half on four 3-pointers, and UCLA rallied from a 12-point first-half deficit for a 92-74 victory over Colorado on Thursday night.

Jordan Adams had 17 points and seven rebounds and Travis Wear shot 6-of-6 for a season-high 13 points for the Bruins (19-5, 8-3 Pac-12), who remained in second place in conference action behind Arizona (23-1, 10-1), which plays at Arizona State on Friday night.

Josh Scott led Colorado (18-7, 7-5) with 20 points. Askia Booker added 16 points and a career-high 12 assists and Xavier Johnson had 14 points and nine rebounds.

Alford made three 3-pointers and Adams added five points during an 18-5 run that gave the Bruins a 68-58 lead with 10:21 remaining, and they were on top the rest of the way.