Through 3 Quarters
Down five at the end of last quarter, the Oregon Ducks have now snagged the lead. It's anybody's game after three quarters, but the Ducks are ahead of the Washington State Cougars 21-19. The finale is shaping up to be a lot like these teams' last head-to-head, which was decided by two.
Oregon and Washington State came into this contest with previous-game wins. It's looking like Oregon will be able to keep the momentum, but Washington State still has a quarter to right the ship.
No. 6 Oregon @ Washington State
Current Records: Oregon 1-0; Washington State 1-0
What to Know
The Washington State Cougars fans better hope the squad plays one heck of a game Saturday as the odds are decidedly against them. Washington State and the Oregon Ducks will face off in a Pac-12 battle at 7 p.m. ET at Clarence D. Martin Stadium. The defensive coordinators will surely put in extra hours ahead of this contest since these teams' offenses combined for 952 yards last week.
The Cougars had to kick off their season on the road last week, but they showed no ill effects. They picked up a 38-28 win over the Oregon State Beavers. Washington State's WR Travell Harris was on fire, punching in one rushing touchdown in addition to catching seven passes for two TDs and 107 yards.
Washington State's defense was a presence as well, as it got past Oregon State's offensive line to sack QB Tristan Gebbia four times for a total loss of ten yards. It was a group effort with four guys contributing.
Meanwhile, Oregon took care of business in their home opener. Everything went their way against the Stanford Cardinal last week as they made off with a 35-14 victory. The matchup was all but wrapped up at the end of the third, by which point the Ducks had established a 28-7 advantage. Oregon QB Tyler Shough was slinging it as he passed for one TD and 227 yards on 26 attempts in addition to rushing for one TD and 85 yards.
The Cougars were close but no cigar when the two teams previously met in October of last year as they fell 37-35 to Oregon. Maybe Washington State will have more luck at home instead of on the road? Watch the game and check back on CBS Sports for all the details.
How To Watch
- When: Saturday at 7 p.m. ET
- Where: Clarence D. Martin Stadium -- Pullman, Washington
- TV: FOX
- Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The Ducks are a big 10.5-point favorite against the Cougars, according to the latest college football odds.
The line on this game has moved quite a bit since it opened, as it started out with the Ducks as a 7.5-point favorite.
Washington State have won four out of their last five games against Oregon.
- Oct 26, 2019 - Oregon 37 vs. Washington State 35
- Oct 20, 2018 - Washington State 34 vs. Oregon 20
- Oct 07, 2017 - Washington State 33 vs. Oregon 10
- Oct 01, 2016 - Washington State 51 vs. Oregon 33
- Oct 10, 2015 - Washington State 45 vs. Oregon 38