Last week, UCLA lost in dramatic fashion to Stanford as they allowed the Cardinal’s only touchdown — to that point — in the last 24 seconds of the game. What was 13-9 in UCLA’s favor, quickly became 16-13 which became 22-13.
Josh Rosen was hit on the final play of UCLA’s last drive with time expiring. He fumbled. Stanford runs it back for a touchdown. Stanford fans cheered. ULCA fans sighed. It was harsh. But we move on.
In the eyes of Las Vegas, the Bruins are still a team that will give teams trouble with a nice amount of points against a worthy Pac-12 foe.
The Wildcats come into this contest after a heart breaker of their own. Against Washington, the Wildcats did the unthinkable and scored 14 in the 4th quarter to send the game into overtime. The Wildcats lost by a touchdown in OT.