Ducks Down Arizona 56-31 - Match Report
LaMichael James tore up the turf for 288 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Ducks to a 56-31 win over the Wildcats at Arizona Stadium.
Oregon won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 15-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 65.5.
Darron Thomas completed 11 of 20 pass attempts for 101 yards for the Ducks in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Keola Antolin rushed for 55 yards for Arizona, while Ka'Deem Carey added 48 yards. Nick Foles threw for 398 yards for the Wildcats, while receivers David Douglas and Juron Criner had 120 and 96 yards respectively.
Arizona was outgained by Oregon 516-480 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 29-26 by the Ducks.
Oregon lost the time of possession battle 34:46/25:14, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Oregon takes its act home to face California looking for another win. For Arizona, they head on the road to face Southern Cal.