Matt Stevens

When booing goes too far

When is OK for you, at a college game, to boo your home team's starting quarterback for the simple act of entering a game?

The correct answer is "never," but that didn't stop UCLA's unfaithful Saturday night at the Rose Bowl.

Kevin Prince was forced into the thick of the Washington State plot only because starter Richard Brehaut broke his leg. Prince, last ridiculed after three first-quarter interceptions against Texas, was greeted with derision before even being allowed the chance to throw another pick — which he quickly did.

The song, remember, says be true to "your" school.

Prince's crime was accepting a scholarship to UCLA and maybe not...