[58] The Bruins would go on to lose to Arizona and Arizona State by a combined score of 58–47, but surprisingly shut out an Oregon Ducks team that a week earlier lost starting quarterback and Heisman Trophy Candidate Dennis Dixon to a knee injury. The team finished the season 4–8 overall and 3–6 in conference. UCLA has 31 conference championships and USC has seven. USC was an isolated enclave for a number of years and the surrounding neighborhood had a bad reputation. [96], The Bruins also enjoy an annual rivalry with another in-state conference foe, the California Golden Bears. [32] Before those injuries set in, UCLA took a 3–0 record into Austin to play defending national champ and top ranked Texas. In the 2008 regular season game, a pair of goals by Kristina Larsen gave UCLA a 2–1 win over USC in the Los Angeles Coliseum before a record crowd of 7,804 fans.

The definitive source for all Rivals news. ^ http://fs.ncaa.org/Docs/stats/champs_records_book/Overall.pdf Most often the game is referred to as the USC–UCLA (or UCLA–USC) football game by the media. AWAIT BOWL BID: Dow's Heroics Spill Trojans in 14–7 Upset. Associated Press. Within the 75,000 square feet structure, there are training and treatment room, weight room, football facilities, the Troy Aikman Strength and Conditioning Center, and locker rooms. [32] Finally, there came the showdown with Stanford; the game was expected to be a shootout between UCLA quarterback Dennis Dummit and Heisman winner Jim Plunkett. It forms part of the border of UCLA's Westwood campus, Most crosstown thoroughfares in Manhattan ... with a hint to this puzzle's theme. Previous UCLA head coach Ben Howland scheduled Notre Dame four times: in 2004, 2005, 2008, and 2009. Secondly, on the winning touchdown pass reception, USC receiver Sam Dickerson appeared to be either out of bounds, out of the back of the end zone, or both. [46] They have faced each other for the national title in several sports including Men's Volleyball and Women's water polo. [43] The 2001 season started with promise as the Bruins got off to a fast start with a 6–0 record. UCLA teams have won the second-most NCAA Division I-sanctioned team championships with 118 while USC has the third-most with 107.

"[15][16], Shortly before the 1958 season was set to begin, coach Sanders suffered a heart attack and died in a Los Angeles hotel. Upon the arrival of their new head coach John McKay (1960–1975), USC entered a new golden age in their storied history. [9] coach Bert LaBrucherie was hired by his alma mater to replace Horrell.

[100] The Raiders had demanded control of the facility and luxury box revenue at the Coliseum. In 2012, Bruins football coach Jim Mora said he sold recruits on the safety of UCLA's campus location. [9] Another big factor was UCLA's acclaimed sophomore kicker Zenon Andusyshyn missing a chip shot field goal, and having two field goals and an extra point attempt blocked. [9] They instead settled for a trip to the Rose Bowl as Pac-10 champions, but lost to Wisconsin. Subscribe Subscribe now! The loss dropped the Bruins to a 1–5 record for the second consecutive year. 19 Washington State the following week, they erased a 49–17 deficit and won, 67–63. They also rank second in men's NCAA team championships with 75, and second (behind Stanford) in women's NCAA team championships with 43.