The Stanford Cardinal won the 2012 Pac-12 Conference football championship over the UCLA Bruins in a 27-24 battle that went right down to the final minute.
The hometown Cardinal were challenged mightily by the South Division champion Bruins but won thanks to a late touchdown pass from quarterback Kevin Hogan to receiver Drew Terrell.
UCLA outgained Stanford but simply made a few too many mistakes in the contest, which spelled its demise in the end.
Now, Stanford will look forward to a Rose Bowl berth, where it will take on the winner of the Big Ten Conference title game.
Here's what else we learned from Stanford's title-worthy victory.