Mora's Bruins began the season with an improbable comeback against Texas A&M.
The UCLA Bruins slipped to 5-6 and lost to the USC Trojans, their main rival, once again. The puts the record of Mora - who previously coached the Atlanta Falcons and Seattle Seahawks - at 46-30 overall and 28-26 since taking over the Bruins.
"Making a coaching change is never easy, but it's an especially hard decision when you know that a coach has given his all to our University", said UCLA Director of Athletics Dan Guerrero in a statement.
Food Stampede Kills 15, Wounds at Least Five People in Essaouira
Local media said a food stall set up in the town by a benefactor was soon "submerged in the crowd" of 800 people, mostly women. Alyaoum24.com, a local news website, reported that people were rushing for food aid whose value was about $16 per person.
Jedd Fisch, Michigan's former quarterbacks and wide receivers coach and passing-game coordinator, was named interim head football coach at the Los Angeles-based school on Sunday.
UCLA's home attendance declined this year to by far its lowest mark in the Mora era and fans became increasingly vocal in calling for his firing, with some paying for planes to fly over the Rose Bowl on November 11 with messages criticizing the program.
Ed Sheeran parties with Bollywood brigade in Mumbai
The party was attended by a number of big names in Bollywood and it turned out to be an evening worth treasuring for each of them. Meanwhile, fans of the Eraser hitmaker had queued up outside the Jio Garden in BKC, Mumbai hours before he made an appearance.
"(Mora) helped re-establish our football program, and was instrumental in so many ways in moving the program forward", said athletic director Dan Guerrero, who announced the move.
Mora won one Pac 12 South title in his tenure.
That will be reduced or eliminated if he takes another head coaching job prior to the end of the buyout terms, which will be about four years.
Goffin beats Thiem to set up ATP Finals semi with Federer
When Thiem finally ended his opponent's run of five straight games, Goffin kept his composure to serve out the set. Federer then went wide with a forehand to give Goffin two match points and a swinging first serve proved too good.
Kelly is among the hottest candidates in college coaching at the moment. A Kelly protégé, UCF head coach Scott Frost, has also been mentioned for every major opening, but Florida or Nebraska may be more likely. Although, it seems unlikely that UCLA would call McElwain before Kelly.