Longhorns vs Golden Bears Final: 21-10 - Recap
Texas earned a 21-10 victory over California on Wednesday in Holiday Bowl action at Qualcomm Stadium.
The Longhorns were a 3-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 48.5.
David Ash completed 14 of 23 pass attempts for 142 yards for the Longhorns in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Isi Sofele rushed for 52 yards for California, while Keenan Allen added 8 yards. Zach Maynard threw for 188 yards for the Golden Bears, while receivers Marvin Jones and Keenan Allen had 88 and 82 yards respectively.
Texas outgained California 255-195 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 15-13 by the Golden Bears.
Texas lost the time of possession battle 31:08/28:52, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.