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UCLA football coach Chip Kelly dropped to 4-14 in his coaching career in Westwood following Saturday’s loss to Oregon State. Kelly has won just two games at the Rose Bowl since joining the Bruins in late 2017. (Axel Lopez/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Five Things: UCLA vs. Oregon State

UCLA football lost to Oregon State for the first time since 2012 on Saturday, dropping to the bottom of the Pac-12 standings in the process. Missing their starting quarterback and all momentum they had two weeks prior, the Bruins opened the game flat and never recovered. Read more...

Photo: UCLA football coach Chip Kelly dropped to 4-14 in his coaching career in Westwood following Saturday’s loss to Oregon State. Kelly has won just two games at the Rose Bowl since joining the Bruins in late 2017. (Axel Lopez/Daily Bruin senior staff)

UCLA football coach Chip Kelly dropped to 4-14 in his coaching career in Westwood following Saturday’s loss to Oregon State. Kelly has won just two games at the Rose Bowl since joining the Bruins in late 2017. (Axel Lopez/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Redshirt sophomore quarterback Austin Burton completed 27-of-41 passes for 236 yards in his first collegiate start on Saturday night, but UCLA football ultimately fell to Oregon State 48-31. (Joe Akira/Daily Bruin staff)

UCLA football unable to best Beavers, falling in first conference game at home

This post was updated Oct. 5 at 11:33 p.m. The Bruins dug themselves a hole early and never got out of it. UCLA football (1-5, 1-2 Pac-12) dropped its second straight contest Saturday night, falling to Oregon State (2-3, 1-1) at the Rose Bowl 48-31. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt sophomore quarterback Austin Burton completed 27-of-41 passes for 236 yards in his first collegiate start on Saturday night, but UCLA football ultimately fell to Oregon State 48-31. (Joe Akira/Daily Bruin staff)

Redshirt sophomore quarterback Austin Burton completed 27-of-41 passes for 236 yards in his first collegiate start on Saturday night, but UCLA football ultimately fell to Oregon State 48-31. (Joe Akira/Daily Bruin staff)

Redshirt freshman receiver Kyle Philips hauled in a 7-yard touchdown pass from redshirt sophomore quarterback Austin Burton early in the second quarter to get UCLA on the board. The Bruins trail the Beavers by 17 points at the half.(Joe Akira/Daily Bruin staff)

After Oregon State takes early lead, football struggles to catch up

It didn’t take long for the Beavers to take control. After surrendering 21 points in the opening 6:01 of Saturday night’s game, UCLA football (1-4, 1-1 Pac-12) finds itself trailing Oregon State (1-3, 0-1) 27-10 at the half. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt freshman receiver Kyle Philips hauled in a 7-yard touchdown pass from redshirt sophomore quarterback Austin Burton early in the second quarter to get UCLA on the board. The Bruins trail the Beavers by 17 points at the half.(Joe Akira/Daily Bruin staff)

Redshirt freshman receiver Kyle Philips hauled in a 7-yard touchdown pass from redshirt sophomore quarterback Austin Burton early in the second quarter to get UCLA on the board. The Bruins trail the Beavers by 17 points at the half.(Joe Akira/Daily Bruin staff)


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Scouting Report: UCLA vs. Oregon State

In its Pac-12 home opener, UCLA football (1-4, 1-1 Pac-12) will return to the Rose Bowl to face Oregon State (1-3, 0-1). The Bruins are opening as the favorites for the second time at home, but the Beavers have the chance to send them to 0-3 at home in 2019. Read more...

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Redshirt sophomore quarterback Austin Burton will get his first start of the season for UCLA football if sophomore quarterback Dorian Thompson-Robinson is unavailable to play due to a leg injury. (Liz Ketcham/Photo editor)

Football to return home, looking for win in Oregon State game before bye week

The last time UCLA played Oregon State was in 2016, and the Bruins were able to snap a four-game losing streak. Though its four losses this year haven’t been consecutive, UCLA football (1-4, 1-1 Pac-12) will have a chance to go above .500 in conference play when it hosts Oregon State (1-3, 0-1) on Saturday at the Rose Bowl. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt sophomore quarterback Austin Burton will get his first start of the season for UCLA football if sophomore quarterback Dorian Thompson-Robinson is unavailable to play due to a leg injury. (Liz Ketcham/Photo editor)

Redshirt sophomore quarterback Austin Burton will get his first start of the season for UCLA football if sophomore quarterback Dorian Thompson-Robinson is unavailable to play due to a leg injury. (Liz Ketcham/Photo editor)

Redshirt sophomore linebacker Shea Pitts has appeared in all five of UCLA football's games so far in 2019. Pitts posted a season-high four tackles against Arizona on Saturday. (Liz Ketcham/Photo editor)

New quarterbacks prepare to step up after Thompson-Robinson’s injury

There is a chance that redshirt sophomore quarterback Austin Burton will get the start for the Bruins on Saturday following a brief relief appearance last week. Read more...

Photo: Redshirt sophomore linebacker Shea Pitts has appeared in all five of UCLA football's games so far in 2019. Pitts posted a season-high four tackles against Arizona on Saturday. (Liz Ketcham/Photo editor)

Redshirt sophomore linebacker Shea Pitts has appeared in all five of UCLA football's games so far in 2019. Pitts posted a season-high four tackles against Arizona on Saturday. (Liz Ketcham/Photo editor)