Washington State Defeats Colorado 31-27 - Recap
Marshall Lobbestael sliced and diced the Buffaloes defense for 376 yards as Washington State handed Colorado a 31-27 defeat on Saturday at Folsom Field.
Washington State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 60.5.
Carl Winston rushed for 47 yards, while Rickey Galvin added 27 yards in the win. Marquess Wilson and Jared Karstetter added 121 and 105 receiving yards respectively.
Rodney Stewart rushed for 132 yards for Colorado, while Tony Jones added 21 yards. Tyler Hansen threw for 175 yards for the Buffaloes, while receivers Paul Richardson and Rodney Stewart had 76 and 34 yards respectively.
Washington State outgained Colorado 455-336 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 28-20 by the Cougars.
The time of possession battle favored Colorado as their offense was on the field for 32:12, longer than the 27:48 of their opponents.
Washington State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against UCLA. Colorado will aim to get back on the winning track at Stanford.