Stanford Defeats California 21-3 - Recap
|Stanford Defeats California 21-3 - Recap|
Stanford got a 189-yard performance from Stepfan Taylor as a key part of its 21-3 victory over the Golden Bears on Saturday at California Memorial Stadium.
The Cardinal were a 1.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 46.5.
Josh Nunes completed 16 of 31 pass attempts for 214 yards for the Cardinal in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Golden Bears defense.
Isi Sofele rushed for 13 yards for California, while C.J. Anderson added 5 yards. Zach Maynard threw for 214 yards for the Golden Bears, while receivers Chris Harper and Keenan Allen had 82 and 43 yards respectively.
California lost the offensive yardage battle to Stanford 475-217 yards in Saturday's game. Stanford had more first downs as that total ended up 23-12.
Stanford led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 36:58/23:02 split in that important category.
Stanford heads into a Week 9 battle against Washington State. California, meanwhile, will have their next action against Utah.