Oregon Defeats Washington State 62-38 - Recap
|Oregon Defeats Washington State 62-38 - Recap|
Marcus Mariota was good for 327 yards through the air on Saturday as the Ducks got past the Cougars by a score of 62-38 at Autzen Stadium.
Oregon won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 40-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 71.5.
Byron Marshall rushed for 192 yards, while Thomas Tyner added 99 yards in the win. Josh Huff and Byron Marshall added 75 and 54 receiving yards respectively.
Marcus Mason rushed for 15 yards for Washington State, while Teondray Caldwell added 6 yards. Connor Halliday threw for 557 yards for the Cougars, while receivers Gabe Marks and Vince Mayle had 143 and 79 yards respectively.
Washington State was outgained by Oregon 719-559 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 35-32 by the Cougars.
Washington State led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 35:39/24:21 split in that important category.
Oregon heads into a Week 9 battle against UCLA. Washington State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Arizona State.