Posted November 10, 2013 on ucla.scout.com
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UCLA knocks off Arizona 31-26, behind an incredible defensive and offensive performance from freshman phenom Myles Jack...
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Myles Jack plays both ways in UCLA win

  As a true freshman, UCLA LB Myles Jack was having a very good season for Jim Mora and the UCLA Bruins. After eight games, Jack had 37 solo tackles and 19 assists for an average of 7.8 total tackles per game.  On Saturday, Jack took it to the next level by also starring on the offensive side of the football. With the Bruins leading rusher (Jordon James) banged up...

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Jack plays both ways in UCLA win

UCLA's coaches had planned all along to use Myles Jack on offense sometime. They got around to it Saturday night with spectacular results. The freshman linebacker rushed for 120 yards on his first six carries of the season, including a 66-yard touchdown that helped the 16th-ranked Bruins beat Arizona 31-26 Saturday night. ''I thought they were jokin' about it the...

LB Jack goes on offense, No. 19 UCLA edges Arizona

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) -- Freshman linebacker Myles Jack played offense, too, rushing for 120 yards on his first six carries of the season, including a 66-yard touchdown run to help No. 16 UCLA beat Arizona 31-26 Saturday night. On defense, Jack had eight tackles and recovered Ka'Deem Carey's fumble in the UCLA end zone as the Bruins won in Tucson for the first time since 2003...

Myles Jack stars at running back for UCLA, plays both ways

UCLA stud true freshman Myles Jack has been one of the best players for the Bruins this season, and that was before he started contributing on offense in addition to defense. The Bruins got creative on Saturday against Arizona and had several players from their defense play in offensive packages. The star of the group […]

Arizona comes up just short in loss to UCLA

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) -- Freshman linebacker Myles Jack played offense Saturday night, too, rushing for 120 yards on six carries, including a 66-yard touchdown run, to help No. 16 UCLA beat Arizona 31-26. On defense, Jack had eight tackles and recovered Ka'Deem Carey's fumble in the UCLA end zone. Brett Hundley passed for two touchdowns and ran for another as UCLA (7-2, 4...

Wildcats waste chances, lose to No. 16 UCLA 31-26

Arizona had its chances, for sure, against No. 16 UCLA. When the game was over and the Bruins had escaped with a 31-26 victory Saturday night, the Wildcats blamed themselves. ''We played hard, we didn't play well,'' coach Rich Rodriguez said. ''We played poorly and had a chance at the end. When we watch the film, we are not going to be very happy. Who...

UCLA tops Arizona, 31-26

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TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona did just about everything it could. Everything but win. The offense had 476 yards. It needed a foot more. The defense needed one more stand. It couldn't find it. The Wildcats needed one last-ditch, 88-yard drive. Instead, they got three yards in the final two minutes. Close, but not close enough. Arizona once again showed it could stay close with...
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