Stanford vs Washington State Recap - Cardinal Win 44-14
|Stanford vs Washington State Recap - Cardinal Win 44-14|
Andrew Luck sliced and diced the Cougars defense for 336 yards as Stanford handed Washington State a 44-14 defeat on Saturday at Martin Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Cardinal were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 20 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 64.5.
Stepfan Taylor rushed for 100 yards, while Anthony Wilkerson added 25 yards in the win. Coby Fleener and Griff Whalen added 128 and 76 receiving yards respectively.
Carl Winston rushed for 31 yards for Washington State, while Marshall Lobbestael added 13 yards. Jeff Tuel threw for 145 yards for the Cougars, while receivers Isiah Barton and Marquess Wilson had 63 and 50 yards respectively.
Stanford outgained Washington State 475-257 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-17 by the Cardinal.
Stanford lost the time of possession battle 30:45/29:15, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Stanford heads into a Week 8 battle against Washington. Washington State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Oregon State.