Olson sparks Bruins over Cardinal

Olson sparks Bruins over Cardinal

Ben Olson threw five touchdown passes on Saturday, leading the No. 14 UCLA Bruins to a 45-17 season-opening win over the Stanford Cardinal.

The Bruins managed to cover the 17-point spread, and the 62 points made it OVER the posted total of 46.

Olson completed 16-of-29 pass attempts for 286 yards, and Joe Cowan caught two TD passes, including a 77-yard strike, in the win for UCLA.

T.C. Ostrander completed 27-of-59 pass attempts for 349 yards and two touchdowns in a losing effort for Stanford.