Recap - Ducks Defeat UCLA 49-31
LaMichael James scampered through the UCLA defense for 219 yards as Oregon handed the Bruins a 49-31 defeat on Friday at Autzen Stadium.
Oregon did not, however, defeat the Bruins against the spread, which closed at 31 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 66.5.
Darron Thomas completed 20 of 36 pass attempts for 219 yards for the Ducks in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Bruins defense.
Derrick Coleman rushed for 83 yards for UCLA, while Johnathan Franklin added 35 yards. Kevin Prince threw for 164 yards for the Bruins, while receivers Nelson Rosario and Joseph Fauria had 98 and 50 yards respectively.
UCLA was outgained by Oregon 571-337 yards in Friday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-20 by the Ducks.
Oregon lost the time of possession battle 31:27/28:33, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.