Cougars Fall 28-25 Against UCLA - Game Recap
Johnathan Franklin scampered through the Washington State defense for 110 yards as UCLA handed the Cougars a 28-25 defeat on Saturday at Rose Bowl.
UCLA won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 4-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 59.5.
Kevin Prince completed 8 of 13 pass attempts for 173 yards for the Bruins in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Cougars defense.
Rickey Galvin rushed for 88 yards for Washington State, while Carl Winston added 38 yards. Marshall Lobbestael threw for 235 yards for the Cougars, while receivers Marquess Wilson and Isiah Barton had 83 and 76 yards respectively.
UCLA was outgained by Washington State 389-371 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 28-15 by the Cougars.
The time of possession battle favored Washington State as their offense was on the field for 36:47, longer than the 23:13 of their opponents.
Next game, UCLA takes its act on the road to face Arizona looking for another win. For Washington State, they head home to face Stanford.