Oregon vs Washington State Wrap - Oregon Wins 43-23
Oregon got a 136-yard performance from LaMichael James as a key part of its 43-23 victory over the Cougars on Saturday at Martin Stadium.
Oregon did not, however, defeat the Cougars against the spread, which closed at 36 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 69.5.
Darron Thomas completed 8 of 12 pass attempts for 153 yards for the Ducks in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Logwone Mitz rushed for 55 yards for Washington State, while James Montgomery added 50 yards. Jeff Tuel threw for 245 yards for the Cougars, while receivers Jared Karstetter and Marquess Wilson had 106 and 57 yards respectively.
Oregon outgained Washington State 556-336 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-21 by the Ducks.
Washington State led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 34:30/25:30 split in that important category.
Oregon looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against UCLA. Washington State will aim to get back on the winning track vs Arizona.