Golden Bears hand Ducks first loss
The No. 16 California Golden Panthers came away with a convincing 45-24 win over the No. 11 Oregon Ducks Saturday night.
California covered the 5.5-point spread at home and the 69 combined points sailed OVER the posted total (61.5).
Nathan Longshore threw for three touchdowns and ran for another while completing 14-of-26 for 189 yards in the win.
Dennis Dixon passed for 264 yards with two touchdowns, but threw three interceptions as the Ducks lose their first game of the season.