Recap - Cardinal Defeat Oregon State 27-23
|Recap - Cardinal Defeat Oregon State 27-23|
Oregon State was unable to contain Stepfan Taylor on Saturday and the result was a 27-23 Week 11 loss against the Cardinal.
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 OVER the closing number of 44.5.
Kevin Hogan completed 22 of 29 pass attempts for 254 yards for the Cardinal in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Beavers defense.
Storm Woods rushed for 94 yards for Oregon State, while Terron Ward added 7 yards. Cody Vaz threw for 226 yards for the Beavers, while receivers Markus Wheaton and Brandin Cooks had 91 and 82 yards respectively.
Oregon State was outgained by Stanford 417-312 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-20 by the Cardinal.
The time of possession battle favored Stanford as their offense was on the field for 31:04, longer than the 28:56 of their opponents.
Stanford heads into a Week 12 battle against Oregon. Oregon State, meanwhile, will have their next action against California.