The 15-year drought is the longest in the program since spending more than two decades without a bid from 1919 to 1941.
Oh, they have been close, finishing in a three-way tie in 1993. UCLA went to the game. The Wildcats finished a game out of first place in 1994 and 1998 and a half-game out in 1985.
A look at Rose Bowl futility that tops the Bruins.
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Top of the charts: "Why" by Frankie Avalon
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