"That's about as difficult as it gets," said UCLA coach Jim Mora, who has never beaten Stanford's David Shaw. "It stings when you lose like that, and played so courageously on defense, and done such a great job against a really good team, and they make the play. Doesn't matter who you play. Losing like that is just awful."
"He can't be all of our focus, but he has to be our main focus," Mora said. "In my opinion, it's not even arguable that he's the top player in college football. I think that he was last year, and I think this year he has been as well."