September 26, 2009

COL FB: Oregon 42, California 3

Jeremiah Masoli passed for 253 yards and three touchdowns Saturday as Oregon upset sixth-ranked California, 42-3.

Masoli completed 21-of-25 passes and LaMichael James rushed for 118 yards and a touchdown for the Ducks (3-1, 1-0 Pac-10), who posted their largest margin of victory ever at home over the Golden Bears.

The Ducks rolled up 524 yards of offense to just 207 for the Golden Bears. Ed Dickson caught 11 passes for 148 yards and three TDs.

Kevin Riley was limited to 123 yards passing on 12-of-31 for the Golden Bears (3-1, 0-1).

Vince D'Amato kicked a 47-yard field goal just one minute into the game and Morgan Flint's 30-yarder tied it for the Ducks with just under six minutes remaining in the opening quarter. But Oregon exploded for 22 points in the second quarter.