PASADENA, CA – NOVEMBER 22: General view of the opening play between the USC Trojans and the UCLA Bruins at the Rose Bowl on November 22, 2014 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)On Saturday afternoon, rivals USC and UCLA met in Pasadena to settle their differences. The Trojans entered the game winners of three-straight against the Bruins, but both programs are in the midst of down seasons.Despite their struggles this season, both teams got up for a game against their bitter rival. It didn’t take long for the competitive juices to start flowing either.USC defensive lineman Brandon Pili let the magnitude of the moment overwhelm him. During the first half, Pili was flagged for unsportsmanlike conduct, but he should have been ejected from the game entirely.In the video below, Pili can be seen throwing a punch to the head of a UCLA offensive lineman.Her’s the play.How did Brandon Pili not get tossed? pic.twitter.com/X5pDDkdpZi— Bryan Fischer (@BryanDFischer) November 17, 2018Usually, plays like this result in an immediate ejection, but that wasn’t the case here.As it stands now, USC holds a 24-21 lead with just over four minutes left in the first half.