California Defeats Washington State 20-13 - Recap
|California Defeats Washington State 20-13 - Recap|
Shane Vereen ran for 112 yards as California handled Washington State by a score of 20-13 on Saturday at Martin Stadium.
California did not, however, defeat the Cougars against the spread, which closed at 14.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 53.5.
Brock Mansion completed 12 of 24 pass attempts for 171 yards for the Golden Bears in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Cougars defense.
Logwone Mitz rushed for 54 yards for Washington State, while Jeff Tuel added 34 yards. Jeff Tuel threw for 92 yards for the Cougars, while receivers Marquess Wilson and Gino Simone had 50 and 14 yards respectively.
Washington State lost the offensive yardage battle to California 383-194 yards in Saturday's game. California had more first downs as that total ended up 20-10.
Washington State lost the time of possession battle 32:09/27:51, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, California takes its act home to face Oregon looking for another win. For Washington State, they head on the road to face Oregon State.