The inaugural Pac-12 championship game isn't exactly the matchup the conference drew up when they announced last year the conference would split into divisions and hold a title game, conference commissioner Larry Scott acknowledged Friday.
The NCAA has approved UCLA's request for a bowl game waiver, meaning the Bruins will remain bowl eligible should they lose to Oregon on Friday in the Pac-12 Conference championship game.
UCLA Bruins apply for bowl waiver if they lose to Oregon Ducks.
UCLA gets caught in the middle of Oregon's national statement.
Just over the halfway point and through a bye week, there's one way to describe the Bruins' season: Who knows?