California Defeats Colorado 36-33 - Recap

California Defeats Colorado 36-33 - Recap

The Golden Bears grabbed a Week 2 victory over the Buffaloes on Saturday, winning 36-33 at Folsom Field.

Bettors who backed the Golden Bears were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 6. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 49.5.

Zach Maynard completed 18 of 35 pass attempts for 243 yards for the Golden Bears in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Buffaloes defense.

Rodney Stewart rushed for 73 yards for Colorado, while Tyler Hansen added 26 yards. Tyler Hansen threw for 474 yards for the Buffaloes, while receivers Paul Richardson and Rodney Stewart had 284 and 86 yards respectively.

California lost the offensive yardage battle to Colorado 582-370 yards in Saturday's game. Colorado had more first downs as that total ended up 25-22.

The time of possession battle favored Colorado as their offense was on the field for 33:32, longer than the 26:28 of their opponents.

Next game, California takes its act home to face Presbyterian looking for another win. For Colorado, they head home to face Colorado State.