Like all new parents, Derrick Coleman’s parents had high hopes for their son.
When the raw emotion from UCLA coach Rick Neuheisel’s firing began to settle in Westwood, the Bruins realized they’ve still got one or two games to play this season.
Derrick Coleman scored the go-ahead touchdown for UCLA on a 1-yard run with 49 seconds to play, and Alex Garoutte missed a 46-yard field goal attempt as time expired in the Bruins’ 29-28 victory over No. 20 Arizona State on Saturday night.
Derrick Coleman rushed for 185 yards and three touchdowns, Johnathan Franklin added 216 rushing yards and UCLA scored twice in the fourth quarter for a 42-28 victory over Washington State on Saturday.