Noah, Horford provide unusual matchup for Bruins
INDIANAPOLIS -- UCLA's defense had been dominant through five games.
The Bruins limited their opponents to 52.8 points a game. They literally stole the game against Gonzaga with Jordan Farmar's pick of J.P. Batista that led to a winning bucket by Luc Richard Mbah a Moute. Opponents were shooting 36.8 percent, 17.5 percent on 3s.
So what happened in the national title game?
First, the offenses the Bruins had recently faced -- Memphis and LSU -- were clearly easier for UCLA to defend.
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