California Defeats Portland State 37-30 - Recap
California's aerial attack produced 485 yards and the Golden Bears produced a 37-30 victory over Portland State on Saturday at California Memorial Stadium.
The Golden Bears earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 30.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 64.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Brendan Bigelow rushed for 75 yards, while Khalfani Muhammad added 68 yards in the win. Bryce Treggs and Richard Rodgers added 121 and 100 receiving yards respectively.
DJ Adams rushed for 139 yards for Portland State, while Kieran McDonagh added 60 yards. Kieran McDonagh threw for 308 yards for the Vikings, while receivers Kasey Closs and Victor Dean had 160 and 65 yards respectively.
California outgained Portland State 616-553 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 31-23 by the Golden Bears.
Portland State lost the time of possession battle 32:17/27:43, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.