100 Days To UCLA Football


The countdown starts NOW! Yes Bruin fans, it is 100 days to the return of UCLA football! The Bruins will be taking the Rose Bowl field soon enough and although it may seem like it is taking forever, we are here to help you get through it! Here is a little preview guide for the season that will be as we bring you the need-to-know information in preparation for the fall.

So without further ado…


The Coaching Staff

For those that do not know, here is a list of the entire coaching staff, starting off with the big guy, Jim Mora. Know their names and position groups they are in charge of, they will save your life in UCLA trivia some day!

Oct 25, 2014; Boulder, CO, USA; UCLA Bruins head coach Jim Mora watches his team warm up prior to game against the Colorado Buffaloes at Folsom Field. Mandatory Credit: Byron Hetzler-USA TODAY Sports

Jim Mora – Head Coach

Noel Mazzone – Offensive Coordinator

Tom Bradley – Defensive Coordinator

Adrian Klemm – Assoc. Head Coach/Offensive Line Coach

Demetrice Martin – Assistant Head Coach/Secondary Coach

Taylor Mazzone – Quarterbacks Coach

Angus McClure – Defensive Line Coach

Kennedy Polamalu – Running Backs Coach

Eric Yarber – Wide Receivers Coach

Scott White – Linebackers Coach

Patrick Girardi – Director of Player Personel

Sal Alosi – Strength & Conditioning Coordinator

The Roster

Click HERE for the current UCLA Football Roster.

Sep 25, 2014; Tempe, AZ, USA; UCLA Bruins quarterback Jerry Neuheisel (11) against the Arizona State Sun Devils at Sun Devil Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

2015 Schedule

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Sept. 5 Vs Virginia

Sept. 12 At UNLV

Sept. 19 Vs BYU

Sept. 26 At Arizona

Oct. 3 Vs Arizona State

Oct. 15 At Stanford (Thursday)

Oct. 22 Vs Cal (Thursday)

Oct. 31 Vs Colorado

Nov. 7 At Oregon State

Nov. 14 Vs Washington State

Nov. 21 At Utah

Nov. 28 At USC

Dec. 4, Pac-12 Championship Game

Dec 5, 2014; Santa Clara, CA, USA; General view of the Pac-12 logo at midfield of Levi

2015 Commits

Here is the list of the 19 players that committed to play for UCLA. For a recap of the Bruins 2015 recruiting class, click HERE.

* – rating based on 247Sports recruiting, (E) – early enrollee

Zach Bateman, OT, Costa Mesa, Ca (Orange Coast College), 6’7″, 320 lbs., * * * (E)

Cordell Broadus, WR, Las Vegas, NV (Bishop Gorman), 6’2″, 195 lbs., * * * *

Chris Clark, TE, Avon, CT (Avon Old Farms), 6’6″, 247 lbs. * * * *

Tevita Halalilo, OG, Moreno Valley, CA (Rancho Verde), 6’4″, 340 lbs., * * *

Dechaun Holiday, CB, San Marcos, CA (Mission Hills), 6’3″, 195 lbs., * * * *

Soso Jamabo, RB, Plano, TX (West Plano), 6’2″, 210 lbs., * * * * *

Andre James, OT, Herriman, UT (Herriman), 6’4″, 278 lbs., * * * *

Stephen Johnson III, CB, San Leandro, CA (San Leandro), 5’10”, 187 lbs., * * * *

William Lockett, CB, Manvel, TX (Manvel), 6’0″, 182 lbs., * * *

Keisean Lucier-South, OLB, Orange, CA (Lutheran), 6’4″, 211 lbs., * * * * *

Nathan Meadors, S, San Bernardino, CA (San Gorgonio), 6’1″, 194 lbs., * * * (E)

Bolu Olorunfunmi, RB, Clovis, CA (North Clovis), 5’11”, 210 lbs., * * *

Fred Ulu-Perry, C, Honolulu, HI (St. Louis), 6’2″, 295 lbs., * * * *

Josh Rosen, QB, Bellflower, CA (St. John Bosco), 6’4″, 205 lbs., * * * * * (E)

Colin Samuel, CB, Long Beach, CA (Long Beach Poly), 6’2″, 175 lbs., * * * *

Octavius Spencer, CB, Monrovia, CA (Monrovia), 6’1″, 170 lbs., * * *

Rick Wade, DE, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA (Santa Margarita C.), 6’5″, 230 lbs., * * *

Josh Wariboko, OG, Oklahoma City, OK (Casady School), 6’3″, 315 lbs., * * * *

Josh Woods, OLB, Upland, CA (Upland), 6’2″, 210 lbs., * * * * (E)

Key Losses

Sep 6, 2014; Pasadena, CA, USA; UCLA Bruins quarterback Brett Hundley (17) warms up before the game against the Memphis Tigers at the Rose Bowl. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

The Bruins need to fill the void of several key losses. Here is a list of who is leaving Westwood:

NFL Draft: Brett Hundley (QB), Eric Kendricks (ILB), Owamagbe Odighizuwa (DE)

NFL Contracts: Anthony Jefferson (S), Ellis McCarthy (NT), Malcolm Bunche (OT)

Graduation: Jordan James (RB), Librado Barocio (DB), Tre Hale (FB)

Transfers: Devin Lucien (WR), Jalen Ortiz (DB)

GJB Spring Practice Reports

For your reading pleasure, here are some of the more notable pieces from Go Joe Bruin as we covered Spring Practice.

Team Previews/Depth Charts (Before Spring)

We previewed offense and defense and predicted the depth charts for UCLA football going into Spring Practice. Check them out here…

Offense: Quarterbacks, Running Backs, Wide Receivers/Tight Ends, Offensive Line

Defense: Part 1 (Preview), Part 2 (Depth Charts)

Myles Jack and Coach Jim Mora return to Washington this Saturday. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Projected Starting Line-Up

It is still 100 days to kick-off and a whole number of things can happen between now and September 5, but if we had to make our best guess, here is what the starting line-ups will look like:


Paul Perkins-RB

Josh Rosen-QB

Jordan Payton-WR     Thomas Duarte-TE/Y        Eldridge Massington-WR   Devin Fuller-WR

Simon Goines-T Caleb Benenoch-G Jake Brendel-C Alex Redmond-G Conor McDermott-T


Eddie Vanderdoes-DE   Kenneth Clark-NT   Takkarist McKinley-DE

                                                                                                          Deon Hollins-OLB

Aaron Wallace-OLB               Myles Jack-ILB              Kenny Young-ILB

Fabian Moreau-CB                                                                           Ishmael Adams-CB

Randall Goforth-S            Jaleel Wadood-S

2014 Results

at Virginia, W 28-20

vs Memphis, W 42-35

vs Texas (at AT&T Stadium), W 20-17

at #15 Arizona State, W 62-27

vs Utah, L 28-30

vs #12 Oregon, L 30-42

at Cal, W 36-34

at Colorado, W 40-37 (2OT)

vs #12 Arizona, W 17-7

at Washington, W 44-30

vs #19 USC, W 38-20

vs Stanford, L 10-31

Valero Alamo Bowl: vs #11 Kansas State, W 40-35

Record: 10-3 overall, 6-3 Pac-12

Oct 11, 2014; Pasadena, CA, USA; UCLA Bruins helmets during the game against the Oregon Ducks at Rose Bowl. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

2014 Final Pac-12 Standings

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Go Joe Bruin’s 2015 Pac-12 Predictions

Go Joe Bruin predicted the final 2015 Pac-12 football standings. We think you will agree.

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The Countdown

100 Days to UCLA Football

Photo and Graphic by Mike W.R.

Additionally, to help ease the pain of the 100 days to UCLA Football’s first game of the season, we will be doing a daily countdown on both our Twitter and Facebook. Do not worry Bruin fans, it is 100 days, but we will help you get through it!

Stay with Go Joe Bruin all summer as we will be bringing you all the latest information from UCLA football heading into the 2015 season.