Drew claims UCLA’s single-season assist record

Nearing the end of his lone season at UCLA, senior point guard Larry Drew II carved a place at the top of the program’s record books. The North Carolina transfer set a new single-season assist record with his fourth on Saturday against, feeding the ball upcourt to forward David Wear for an open dunk at 13:10 in the second half. He broke Pooh Richardson’s old mark of 236, set in 1989.

Drew entered the game ranked third in the country in assist-to-turnover ratio (3.38) and assists per game (7.8).