UCLA: Biose State
December, 2, 2011
By Ramona Shelburne | ESPNLosAngeles.com
UCLA had a short list of candidates it was considering to replace Rick Neuheisel. Officially that list had about four names on it: Boise State's Chris Petersen, Houston's Kevin Sumlin, former Oregon coach and current ESPN analyst Mike Bellotti and Cincinnati coach Butch Jones.
There were other names floating in the ether. Cincinnati Bengals assistant Jay Gruden, former UCLA assistant Tom Cable. But Gruden probably isn't leaving the NFL and Cable's probably more interested in UCLA than they are in him.
In reality though, UCLA's list was Petersen and ....
So where do the Bruins go from here after ESPN.com's Joe Schad reported that Boise State denied them permission to talk to Petersen?