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Stanford vs. UCLA Postgame Notes
Courtesy: Stanford Athletics  
Release: 10/01/2011

Oct. 1, 2011

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UCLA at Stanford, October 1, 2011

  • The 12-straight wins are remain the nation's longest win streak.
  • It was the 20th and 21st career rushing touchdowns for Stepfan Taylor when he crossed the line at 9:14 in the first and 10:22 in the fourth quarter.
  • It was the ninth career 100-yard game for Stepfan Taylor, tying him for fifth all-time at Stanford with Mike Mitchell.
  • The attendance of 50,360 is the fifth sellout in new Stanford stadium history (since 2006).
  • The Andrew Luck catch from Drew Terrell in the first quarter was the second career reception for the Cardinal quarterback and first since he caught a Griff Whalen pass at Arizona on October 17, 2009.
  • Andrew Luck's three TD passes gives him 56 in his career, still third all-time at Stanford. The 24 wins at quarterback also ties Steve Stenstrom (1991-94) for first all-time.
  • With a 17-7 halftime lead, Stanford has now outscored opponents 378-117 in the first half over last 17 games. Stanford has never trailed this year, stopping UCLA's first drive on the one-yard line.
  • Stanford is now 19-2 at home since last game of 2007, winning its eighth-straight on its home turf and are 24-6 dating back to 2009 campaign.
  • The points allowed tonight are the most allowed since Washington State scored 28 on October 23, 2010 (a span of nine games since).
  • David Shaw is now 4-0 to start his career, tying Chuck Taylor who was 4-0 in 1951 in his first season.
  • The six-straight games that Zach Ertz caught a touchdown pass ended.
  • This is the first three-game win steak in the series over UCLA since Stanford won each meeting between 1925 and 1931 in part during the Ernie Nevers era.

UCLA at Stanford, October 1, 2011

  • WR Nelson Rosario hauled in the 100th catch of his career in the first quarter. He is now 15th in catches and 16th in receiving yards all-time at UCLA.
  • Johnathan Franklin became the 15th back in UCLA history to rush for over 2000 career rushing yards.



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