UCLA lit a few early fireworks against USC, but — like its hopes for the season — fizzled quickly.
Barring a win next week at Cal and an NCAA exemption based on APR, the Bruins are not going bowling this season for the first time since 2010. The optimism of training camp never felt further for the team as it sulked out of the Rose Bowl on Saturday night after its second straight rivalry loss.
Links to wrap it all up:
- Gamer from Clay Fowler: USC overwhelms UCLA
- From me: Bruins are one step behind against USC, now several wins behind expectations
- Notebook: Nick Pasquale remembered during Senior Day celebration
- From Jeff Miller: Jim Mora forced to look at the bigger picture, sees yet another disappointing loss
- Photos from staff photographers Keith Birmingham and Steve McCrank
- Game GIFs
- Video interviews