Wednesday, October 18

No. 25 UCLA fell behind Memphis 27-24 in the first half Saturday thanks partially to a pair of screen passes that the Tigers' backs took for touchdowns. (Michael Zshornack/Photo editor)

UCLA allows big plays, falls behind Memphis 27-24 at halftime

MEMPHIS, Tenn.—UCLA football was a long way from Hollywood on Saturday, but the screen play knows no bounds. The No. 25 Bruins entered halftime down 27-24 to the Memphis Tigers after being torched by screen passes for touchdowns of 42 and 47 yards. Read more...

Photo: No. 25 UCLA fell behind Memphis 27-24 in the first half Saturday thanks partially to a pair of screen passes that the Tigers' backs took for touchdowns. (Michael Zshornack/Photo editor)

No. 25 UCLA fell behind Memphis 27-24 in the first half Saturday thanks partially to a pair of screen passes that the Tigers' backs took for touchdowns. (Michael Zshornack/Photo editor)

Redshirt senior wide receiver Darren Andrews recorded 92 yards for three touchdowns against Hawai'i last week. The Bruins had 505 total yards in the win. (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Gameday predictions: UCLA vs. Memphis

Matt Cummings Football beat writer Prediction: UCLA 45, Memphis 35 Bruin fans expecting a cakewalk will likely be disappointed, as the Tigers’ explosive offense should make this an entertaining matchup into the second half. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt senior wide receiver Darren Andrews recorded 92 yards for three touchdowns against Hawai'i last week. The Bruins had 505 total yards in the win. (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Redshirt senior wide receiver Darren Andrews recorded 92 yards for three touchdowns against Hawai'i last week. The Bruins had 505 total yards in the win. (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Junior quarterback Josh Rosen completed 22 of his 25 passes Saturday for 329 yards and five touchdowns. Rosen moved into first-place all-time in UCLA history for most career 300-yard passing games. (Michael Zshornack/Photo editor)

Rosen continues spectacular start with takedown of Hawai’i defense

Theo Howard had to think for a moment. Asked to identify the best part of Josh Rosen’s game, the sophomore wideout paused, struggling to pick just one. Read more...

Photo: Junior quarterback Josh Rosen completed 22 of his 25 passes Saturday for 329 yards and five touchdowns. Rosen moved into first-place all-time in UCLA history for most career 300-yard passing games. (Michael Zshornack/Photo editor)

Junior quarterback Josh Rosen completed 22 of his 25 passes Saturday for 329 yards and five touchdowns. Rosen moved into first-place all-time in UCLA history for most career 300-yard passing games. (Michael Zshornack/Photo editor)

Last week was a game that no one could have predicted. This week, the Daily Bruin football writers think they have an idea. (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Gameday predictions: UCLA vs. Hawai’i

Matt Cummings Football beat writer Prediction: UCLA 41, Hawai’i 20 Yes, Hawai’i has won five straight games, but those wins have come against programs like Massachusetts, Middle Tennessee and West Carolina. Read more...

Photo: Last week was a game that no one could have predicted. This week, the Daily Bruin football writers think they have an idea. (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Last week was a game that no one could have predicted. This week, the Daily Bruin football writers think they have an idea. (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Freshman defensive end Jaelan Phillips and the UCLA defense held Texas A&M to just six second-half points in the Bruins' 45-44 comeback victory Sunday night at the Rose Bowl.
 (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Defense adjusts after woeful first half to help spur comeback

It didn’t take a genius to know it was time for a change. The UCLA defense had been gashed for 38 points and 286 rushing yards in the first half of Sunday’s season-opener against Texas A&M. Read more...

Photo: Freshman defensive end Jaelan Phillips and the UCLA defense held Texas A&M to just six second-half points in the Bruins' 45-44 comeback victory Sunday night at the Rose Bowl. (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Freshman defensive end Jaelan Phillips and the UCLA defense held Texas A&M to just six second-half points in the Bruins' 45-44 comeback victory Sunday night at the Rose Bowl.
 (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Josh Rosen threw for 26 completions on 46 attempts, also throwing three picks in last season's opener against Texas A&M. The junior quarterback will face the Aggies again Sunday in his first game since a shoulder injury ended his season October 2016.
(Daily Bruin file photo)

Josh Rosen makes comeback at upcoming season opener against Texas A&M

Last year’s season-opening 31-24 loss to Texas A&M was a rude awakening for Josh Rosen. The then-sophomore quarterback threw three interceptions and was sacked five times and hurried another 23 as the Aggies’ pair of elite defensive ends, Myles Garrett and Daeshon Hall, created pressure play after play. Read more...

Photo: Josh Rosen threw for 26 completions on 46 attempts, also throwing three picks in last season's opener against Texas A&M. The junior quarterback will face the Aggies again Sunday in his first game since a shoulder injury ended his season October 2016. (Daily Bruin file photo)

Josh Rosen threw for 26 completions on 46 attempts, also throwing three picks in last season's opener against Texas A&M. The junior quarterback will face the Aggies again Sunday in his first game since a shoulder injury ended his season October 2016.
(Daily Bruin file photo)



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