UCLA’s Season Ends With A Thud

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Instead of ending with any sense of finality and satisfaction, UCLA’s season ends with a thud. The Bruins cancelled their appearance in the Holiday Bowl in San Diego after a week of battling Covid issues. The story broke about five hours before kickoff, via Fox Sports, which was there to broadcast the game. UCLA fans […] READ MORE


UCLA vs NC State Preview

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The Holiday Bowl in San Diego gives us another opportunity to watch a match-up of two teams that have little to no history against each other. UCLA rarely ventures to ACC territory, and the North Carolina State Wolfpack don’t have much of a history against the Pac-12. This game is two teams whose strengths match […] READ MORE


UCLA’s Bowl Prep Is To Stand Pat

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Not much has come easy for UCLA during the Chip Kelly era. Even in their first winning season in Kelly’s four years, the bowl season is being turned on its side with the new Omicron variant of the Covid virus. UCLA’s bowl prep is to stand pat and do what they have been doing for […] READ MORE


What Has UCLA Learned?

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A lot has happened in the nearly two weeks since UCLA found out it would be playing North Carolina State in the Holiday Bowl on December 28th in San Diego. A few Pac-12 teams have changed coaches. UCLA’s Chip Kelly talked with Oregon about its job opening. Signing day has come and gone. And, based […] READ MORE


UCLA Will Holiday In San Diego

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For the first time in four years, the Bruins are going bowling. UCLA will holiday in San Diego. They will be playing the North Carolina State Wolfpack in the Holiday Bowl at Petco Park at 5pm on December 28th. How UCLA Got There The Bruins finished with a winning record for the first time in […] READ MORE


UCLA’s Home Stretch

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UCLA’s home stretch for the 2021 season starts this week. Nothing much is riding on it except the fate of potential post-season play, Chip Kelly’s first winning season at UCLA, the end of the line for the huge number of seniors on the team, and the fate of the coaching staff. Other than that, it’s […] READ MORE


Iowa dominates USC In Holiday Bowl

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The 2019 Holiday Bowl is one of nine bowl games that featured two opponents. The #16 Iowa Hawkeyes and the #22 USC Trojans came into this game looking for a huge head start for the 2020 season. It was a match-up of Iowa’s ground and pound offensive mentality versus USC’s high-power air raid offense. After […] READ MORE


2019 Holiday Bowl preview

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Both the #16 Iowa Hawkeyes (9-3; 6-3) and the #22 USC Trojans (8-4; 7-2) have a small familiar rivalry together. They have met nine previous times and the 2019 San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl will be the 10th. This matchup will feature two near-elite conference teams in the Big Ten and the Pac-12. […] READ MORE



Spartans Dominant in Holiday Bowl, 42-17

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Brian Lewerke threw for 213 yards and added 73 on the ground as Michigan State rolled to a 42-17 win over the undermanned Washington State Cougars in the San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl. The Spartans were dominant in the second and third quarters, at one point scoring on five successive drives. While Washington […] READ MORE