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No. 8 UCLA beats No. 3 Baylor 82-68

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LOS ANGELES (AP) UCLA did its dancing before taking on No. 3 Baylor. Afterward, the Bruins walked away winners in calm and collected fashion.

Monique Billings scored 21 points, Jordin Canada added 20 and No. 8 UCLA won 82-68 on Saturday for the its first win over the Lady Bears since 1996.

"We were excited, but we expected to win," Bruins coach Cori Close said. "We talked about having an `I will' mentality. There was a real calm, we did what we set out to do."

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