(Sports Network) – Johnathan Franklin carried the ball 19 times for 118 yards and a score, as the UCLA Bruins forced five turnovers en route to a 34-12 toppling of the seventh-ranked Texas Longhorns.
Kevin Prince, who completed just 5-of-8 passes for 27 yards and a touchdown, carried the ball 13 times for 50 yards and a score for the Bruins (2-2), who were coming off a 31-13 win over then No. 23 Houston.
Derrick Coleman rushed for 94 yards and a touchdown on 16 carries for UCLA, which outgained Texas by a 264-85 margin on the ground to bring a halt to the Longhorns’ 16-game home winning streak.
Garrett Gilbert connected on 30-of-45 passes for 264 yards, a touchdown, and an interception for Texas (3-1), which was trying to go 4-0 to open the year for a fourth consecutive season.
The last time the Bruins visited Austin they embarrassed Texas 66-3 on September 13, 1997. UCLA forced eight turnovers in that game. The Bruins now lead the all-time series, 3-2.