Drew Olson Earns Accolades

Sept. 19, 2005

UCLA quarterback Drew Olson has earned several honors for his efforts in Saturday's 41-24 victory over Oklahoma at the Rose Bowl.

The Bruin senior was selected College Football Player of the Week by Sporting News magazine and Sporting News Radio.

In addition, he was also selected the Pacific-10 Conference Offensive Player of the Week.

Olson, a senior from Piedmont, CA, directed UCLA's offense in the Bruins' 41-24 win against No. 18-ranked Oklahoma. Olson completed 28 of 38 passes (.737) for 314 yards and three touchdowns with no interceptions.He helped the Bruins outscore the Sooners 21-7 in the fourth quarter, breaking open a 20-17 contest, by throwing two of his three touchdown passes in the final 15 minutes.

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Saturday, Sep 05
vs. Virginia
Pasadena, CA
W, 34 - 16
Saturday, Sep 12
Las Vegas, NV
W, 37 - 3
Saturday, Sep 19
vs. Brigham Young
Pasadena, CA
W, 24 - 23
Saturday, Sep 26
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
W, 56 - 30
Saturday, Oct 03
vs. Arizona State
Pasadena, CA
L, 23 - 38
Thursday, Oct 15 - 7:30 PM PST
at Stanford
Stanford, CA
Thursday, Oct 22 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. California
Pasadena, CA
Saturday, Oct 31 - TBA PST
vs. Colorado
Pasadena, CA
Saturday, Nov 07 - TBA PST
at Oregon State
Corvallis, OR
Saturday, Nov 14 - TBA PST
vs. Washington State
Pasadena, CA
Saturday, Nov 21 - TBA PST
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
Saturday, Nov 28 - TBA PST
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Dec 05 - TBA PST
vs. Pac-12 Championship ...
Santa Clara, CA