Olson leads Bruins past Utes

Olson leads Bruins past Utes

Ben Olson passed for 315 yards, throwing three touchdown passes as the UCLA Bruins easily defeated the Utah Utes 31-10 Saturday night.

UCLA easily covered the 3-point spread at home and the game's 41 combined points went UNDER the posted total (53.5).

Olson completed 26-of-34 passes in the season-opening victory and Alterraun Verner intercepted a pass for a touchdown.

Brent Casteel caught three passes for 56 yards and one TD in the loss and quarterback Brett Ratliff made good on just 12-of-31 for 147 yards passing.