VS. ALABAMA

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Pauley Pavilion.

On the air: TV: ESPN2; Radio: 570.

Records: UCLA 10-2, Alabama 5-6.

Update: Alabama's only win against UCLA came at Pauley Pavilion on Jan. 28, 1983, two days after legendary Crimson Tide football coach Bear Bryant died. Alabama sophomore Retin Obasohan, from Antwerp, Belgium, leads the Southeastern Conference and ranks ninth in the nation in steals per game, averaging 2.8. UCLA has more assists than turnovers in all 10 of its wins. Sophomore Jordan Adams has led or tied for the lead in scoring in 10 of UCLA's 12 games.

diane.pucin@latimes.com