Stanford vs Oregon State Wrap - Stanford Wins 20-12
Tyler Gaffney tore up the turf for 145 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Cardinal to a 20-12 win over the Beavers at Reser Stadium.
Stanford won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 56.5.
Kevin Hogan completed 8 of 18 pass attempts for 88 yards for the Cardinal in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Terron Ward rushed for 39 yards for Oregon State, while Storm Woods added 21 yards. Sean Mannion threw for 271 yards for the Beavers, while receivers Brandin Cooks and Richard Mullaney had 80 and 68 yards respectively.
Oregon State outgained Stanford 288-273 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-13 by the Beavers.
The time of possession battle favored Oregon State as their offense was on the field for 38:33, longer than the 21:27 of their opponents.
Next game, Stanford takes its act home to face Oregon looking for another win. For Oregon State, they head home to face Southern Cal.