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The Stanford Cardinal celebrates after they beat the UCLA Bruins 27-24 in the Pac-12 Championship game at Stanford Stadium on November 30, 2012 in Stanford, California.
The Stanford Cardinal celebrate after beating UCLA 27-24 in the Pac-12 Championship Game at Stanford Stadium on Friday.
Take a bow
Cardinal head coach David Shaw celebrates the championship with his children.
Stanford quarterback Kevin Hogan is all smiles while receiving the MVP trophy.
November 30, 2012; Stanford, CA, USA; Stanford Cardinal quarterback Kevin Hogan (8) is congratulated for scoring a touchdown during the first quarter of the Pac-12 Championship game against the UCLA Bruins at Stanford Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee/Image of Sport-US PRESSWIRE
Pac-12 Championship: Running to the title
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UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley throws a pass during the first quarter on Friday night.
Stanford linebacker Shayne Skov sacks UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley during the second quarter of the Pac-12 Championship Game at Stanford Stadium on Friday night.
Stanford running back Stepfan Taylor gains some yards against the Bruins.
Where real football is won.
Cardinal fans are on their feet at Stanford Stadium.
Yep, I got you
Stanford linebacker Trent Murphy is fired up after sacking UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley.
Cardinal coach David Shaw doesn't like what he hears from the refs.
November 30, 2012; Stanford, CA, USA; UCLA Bruins kicker Ka'imi Fairbairn (15) kicks a point-after-touchdown out of the hold by kicker Jeff Locke (18) during the first quarter of the Pac-12 Championship game against the Stanford Cardinal at Stanford Stadium.
UCLA coach Jim Mora talks to cornerback Aaron Hester.
Stanford quarterback Kevin Hogan is on the move during the second quarter of the Pac-12 Championship Game vs. UCLA Bruins at Stanford Stadium on Friday.
Cardinal kicker Jordan Williamson (right) is congratulated after a 37-yard field goal during the second quarter.
UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley (17) is congratulated by tight end Ian Taubler for after a first-quarter TD vs. Stanford.
Not a fan of that
UCLA coach Jim Mora watches as Stanford safety Ed Reynolds intercepts a pass on Friday night.
And he's off!
UCLA running back Johnathan Franklin will not be stopped.
Make like a tree
The Stanford mascot performs before the 2012 Pac-12 Championship Game against UCLA at Stanford Stadium on Friday.
Running for six points
UCLA running back Johnathan Franklin sprints past Stanford cornerback Alex Carter en route to a touchdown during the first quarter of the Pac-12 Championship Game at Stanford Stadium on Friday night.
Cardinal cheerleaders perform with the marching band during tailgate festivities.
Stanford fans enjoy their tailgating festivities before the Pac-12 Championship Game against UCLA at Stanford Stadium on Friday night.
The band is on the field!
The Stanford band is ready for action.
One good coach
Stanford coach David Shaw gets a pre-game hug from daughter, Keegan, before the Pac-12 Championship Game.