Oregon vs California Wrap - Oregon Wins 59-17
|Oregon vs California Wrap - Oregon Wins 59-17|
Marcus Mariota's 377-yard performance through the air was the key in Oregon's 59-17 win over California on Saturday at California Memorial Stadium.
The Ducks were a 31.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 67.5.
Kenjon Barner rushed for 65 yards, while Byron Marshall added 43 yards in the win. Josh Huff and De'Anthony Thomas added 109 and 101 receiving yards respectively.
Isi Sofele rushed for 134 yards for California, while C.J. Anderson added 56 yards. Allan Bridgford threw for 113 yards for the Golden Bears, while receivers Chris Harper and C.J. Anderson had 35 and 33 yards respectively.
Oregon outgained California 575-349 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 32-19 by the Ducks.
California lost the time of possession battle 30:47/29:13, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Oregon takes its act home to face Stanford looking for another win. For California, they head on the road to face Oregon State.