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.
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.