1996 UCLA Bruins football team

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1996 UCLA Bruins football
UCLA Bruins logo.svg
Conference Pacific-10 Conference
1996 record 5–6 (4–4 Pac-10)
Head coach Bob Toledo[1] (1st season)
Offensive coordinator Al Borges (1st season)
Defensive coordinator Rocky Long (1st season)
Home stadium Rose Bowl
(Capacity: 102,083)
Seasons
← 1995
1997 →
1996 Pacific-10 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 4 Arizona State $   8 0         11 1  
No. 16 Washington   7 1         9 3  
Stanford   5 3         7 5  
UCLA   4 4         5 6  
Oregon   3 5         6 5  
California   3 5         6 6  
USC   3 5         6 6  
Arizona   3 5         5 6  
Washington State   3 5         5 6  
Oregon State   1 7         2 9  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1996 UCLA Bruins football team represented the University of California, Los Angeles in the 1996 NCAA Division I-A football season. The season was highlighted by the 25-yard Skip Hicks touchdown run in the second overtime that won the game for the Bruins over the crosstown-rival USC Trojans.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 7 12:30 PM at No. 2 Tennessee* Neyland StadiumKnoxville, TN CBS L 20–35   106,297
September 14 7:00 PM NE Louisiana* Rose BowlPasadena, CA W 44–0   40,990
September 28 12:30 PM at No. 7 Michigan* Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, MI ABC L 9–38   106,011
October 5 3:30 PM at Oregon Autzen StadiumEugene, OR FX W 41–22   45,779
October 12 12:30 PM No. 4 Arizona State Rose Bowl • Pasadena, CA ABC L 34–42   66,107
October 19 3:30 PM at No. 25 Washington Husky StadiumSeattle, WA FSN L 21–41   70,444
October 26 3:30 PM at California California Memorial StadiumBerkeley, CA FSN W 38–29   54,000
November 2 3:30 PM Stanford Rose Bowl • Pasadena, CA FSN L 20–21   50,498
November 9 12:30 PM Washington State Rose Bowl • Pasadena, CA ABC W 38–14   40,421
November 16 12:30 PM at Arizona Arizona StadiumTucson, AZ ABC L 17–35   47,171
November 23 12:30 PM USC Rose Bowl • Pasadena, CA (Victory Bell) ABC W 48–41 2OT  80,644
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Pacific Time.

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Game summaries[edit]

USC Trojans[edit]

1 2 3 4OT2OT Total
Trojans 10 14 7 730 41
Bruins 0 7 14 1737 48

Six straight wins for the Bruins over the Trojans.

Roster[edit]

The team roster can be seen here.

Key starters:

References[edit]