Stanford Defeats Washington State 24-17 - Recap
|Stanford Defeats Washington State 24-17 - Recap|
The Cardinal were Week 9 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Cougars by a score of 24-17 at Stanford Stadium.
The Cardinal earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 25.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 51.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Josh Nunes completed 7 of 15 pass attempts for 136 yards for the Cardinal in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Marcus Mason rushed for -1 yards for Washington State, while Carl Winston added -3 yards. Jeff Tuel threw for 401 yards for the Cougars, while receivers Marquess Wilson and Dominique Williams had 100 and 79 yards respectively.
Stanford was outgained by Washington State 385-256 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 25-13 by the Cougars.
Stanford lost the time of possession battle 33:36/26:24, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Stanford heads into a Week 10 battle against Colorado. Washington State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Utah.