UCLA deserves to play in a bowl game.
It might be tough to convince bowl representatives – since there wasn’t one in attendance at the Rose Bowl on Saturday.
The Bruins became bowl eligible, earning their sixth win in a 23-13 victory over Arizona State. The Bruins were terrific defensively as they forced six turnovers, including an interception and fumble return for touchdowns.
There’s only one thing left for the 6-5 Bruins to do to secure a bowl invitation. The crowd seemed to know just what it will take when it started chanting: “Beat ‘SC! Beat ‘SC!”
UCLA needs to beat its crosstown rival in order to play a December game.
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Click here for The Dawgs of War… Afterword by Rick Neuheisel
It’s inconceivable that a team suffering through a six-game losing streak could enter Husky Stadium as 15-point favorites. But that’s the reality, as Arizona State takes on our beleaguered yet beloved Washington Huskies tomorrow afternoon at 4 p.m.
These days, even if the Huskies were playing Western Washington, I’m not confident that our boys could win. My prediction: ASU 34, Washington 17
In any event, here’s Nathan Ware’s take and breakdown on tomorrow’s matchup over at Montlake.
The team had been conducting their fall camps in this mountain retreat since 1960 — 48 years! It is no more, as the Sun Devils will work out in their new on-campus practice facility. Click here to read the story.
Arizona State quarterback Rudy Carpenter recently made the decision to postpone surgery until after spring practice had completed. You can read about it here.