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Parkinson's 4 TD catches lead Stanford past Beavers 48-17

Nov. 11, 2018 1:45 AM EST

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Tight end Colby Parkinson and quarterback K.J. Costello have been working on their timing for over a year. It came to fruition Saturday. Parkinson caught all four of K.J. Costello's touchdown passes and Stanford beat Oregon State 48-17 Saturday to become bowl eligible. "We were...

Stanford seeks to become bowl eligible vs struggling Beavers

Nov. 9, 2018 7:23 PM EST

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — After opening the season with four consecutive victories and high expectations, Stanford finds itself in an unusual situation when it hosts Oregon State on Saturday. The Cardinal (5-4, 3-3 Pac-12) need a win to become bowl-eligible. Stanford appeared in the Pac-12 championship game...

Cal's improved defense looks to end losing streak to USC

Nov. 9, 2018 12:57 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — As Southern California piled up one victory after another in a 14-game winning streak against California, defensive supremacy has always been on the side of the Trojans. But the Golden Bears have the far sturdier defense going into the Coliseum on Saturday, and with it comes their best...

Pac-12 Freshman of the Year? Look to the Pacific Northwest

Nov. 6, 2018 4:57 PM EST

The Pacific Northwest appears to be leading the way in the Pac-12 for freshmen running backs who are having an impact. A trio of talented backs, Oregon State's Jermar Jefferson, Oregon's CJ Verdell and Washington State's Max Borghi, are all taking on notable roles on their offenses as either true or redshirt...

Ware runs for 205 yards, 3 TDs as USC beats Oregon St. 38-21

Nov. 4, 2018 2:00 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Southern California coach Clay Helton said his offensive line wanted to control the game. And there's no question they opened up massive holes, for which Helton was thankful in his first time this season handling play calling duties for the Trojans. "It's so easy as a play caller...

USC reeling while Oregon State is reveling

Nov. 2, 2018 5:10 PM EDT

The USC Trojans are reeling after a confidence-busting loss at home while the Oregon State Beavers are reveling in their first conference win since 2016. The contrasting teams meet Saturday at Reser Stadium. The Trojans (4-4, 3-3 Pac-12) fell at the Coliseum 38-35 to Arizona State last weekend, snapping a 19-game...

Colorado calls players-only meeting to break 3-game slide

Oct. 31, 2018 4:44 PM EDT

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The new puppies named Shy and Sky keep Colorado receiver K.D. Nixon's spirits high. His two huskies greet him with unconditional love when he gets home, no matter what kind of game he or the Buffaloes put forth on the field . Lately, the going has been rough. Off to a 5-0 start and...

Oregon State rallies past Colorado 41-34 in overtime

Oct. 27, 2018 8:47 PM EDT

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — When Travon McMillian ran 75 yards for a touchdown against Oregon State on the first play of the second half, the Colorado Buffaloes admittedly let up, as did their fans. Why not? It was 31-3. The Buffs are about to go bowling. The Beavers are getting bowled over again. Fans figured...

Colorado looks to get back on track against Oregon State

Oct. 26, 2018 4:14 PM EDT

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The good times: A 5-0 start for Colorado. The lean times: Two straight road losses. Now, the desperate times: The Buffaloes (5-2, 2-2 Pac-12) try to get back on track against Oregon State (1-6, 0-4) on Saturday . Colorado has a chance to become bowl eligible for the second time under...

No. 15 Washington travels to play California

Oct. 25, 2018 3:56 PM EDT

No. 15 Washington (6-2, 4-1 Pac 12) at California (4-3, 1-3), 6:30 p.m. ET (FS1) Line: Washington by 11½. Series record: Washington leads 54-39-4. WHAT'S AT STAKE? The Huskies will try to maintain their slim half-game lead over Washington State in the Pac-12 North after bouncing back from their lone...