Bruins need comeback to defeat Cardinal
The No. 8 UCLA Bruins put up 21 points in the fourth quarter to force overtime Saturday, then pulled out a 30-27 win over the Stanford Cardinal.
The Bruins didn’t manage to cover the 7-point spread on the road in this contest. The night’s combined score fell UNDER the game’s posted total (67).
Bruins QB Drew Olson went 24-of-35 for 294 yards in the win, tossing the game-winning TD strike to Brandon Breazell in overtime. Maurice Drew had two rushing TDs, and Joe Cowan also had a scoring catch.
Trent Edwards was good on 18-of-25 pass attempts for 169 yards and two touchdowns for Stanford. J.R. Lemon had two TD catches, and Nick Frank had a rushing touchdown.