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UCLA hopes venue won't be a distraction against Texas
UCLA hopes venue won't be a distraction against Texas

As Coach Jim Mora puts it, UCLA is going to visit AT&T Stadium a day before its game against Texas to ogle. His players are going to stare at the 20,000-square-foot video screen, walk through the concourse and get a feel for one of the most famously over-the-top stadiums in American sports. The goal, according to Mora and his coaches, is to make sure no one is awestruck come Saturday. “We had the talk yesterday about giving them one day to stare at the thing, then they’re not supposed to stare at the thing during the game,” UCLA offensive coordinator Noel Mazzone said on Wednesday. The Bruins have nine players on their roster from Texas. Some of had played in the...

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