Kenjon Barner ran for 143 yards and three touchdowns, Marcus Mariota added 135 yards, and No. 2 (AP Poll, No. 3 in BCS) Oregon manhandled Arizona State in a 43-21 victory Thursday night.
Even though they may not be on the playing field at the same time Thursday night in Tempe, Oregon's freshman running back Byron Marshall and his big brother Cameron Marshall, a senior running back for Arizona State, will be duking it out for family bragging rights.
Junior quarterback Cody Vaz has been named Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week after leading the now No. 8 Oregon State Beavers to a 42-24 victory at BYU last Saturday in Provo.
Former Oregon State receiver Seth Trimmer (1999-2001) joined Tom and Nick for week seven of Inside the Pac after the Beavers 42-24 road win at BYU and the Ducks come off their bye week to meet Arizona State on the road.
Saturday was essentially Monday for the Ducks who came off their bye week (Chip Kelly's improvement week) to travel to Arizona State on Thursday night.
Former Portland State Viking and current Chuchill High School defensive coordinator Kevin Leonard joins Tom and Nick for the week six edition of Inside the Pac.
Marcus Mariota threw for 198 yards and four touchdowns, including two TD strikes to tight end Colt Lyerla, and No. 2 Oregon beat No. 23 Washington 52-21 on Saturday night.
Jordan Poyer had three interceptions, Sean Mannion passed for 270 yards and No. 14 Oregon State survived a shaky start with a 19-6 win over Washington State Saturday.
Former Oregon receiver Cristin McLemore joins Tom & Nick for week five of Inside the Pac.
Kenjon Barner scored four touchdowns as the 2nd ranked Oregon Ducks (5-0) defeated the Washington State Cougars (2-3) 51-26 at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, WA on Saturday night.
Sean Mannion threw for a career-high 433 yards and hit Connor Hamlett on a 9-yard pass with 1:09 left for his third touchdown, lifting No. 18 Oregon State to wild 38-35 win over Arizona Saturday night.
Oregon sophomore tight end Colt Lyerla was a two-way player at linebacker and running back at Hillsboro High School, and the five-star recruit wound up in the backfield for the No. 2 Ducks in Saturday's 49-0 shutout of Arizona.
Former Oregon and NFL punter Josh Bidwell joins Tom Ward and Nick Krupke for the week four edition of Inside the Pac after the now second ranked Ducks 49-0 shutout of Arizona and the now 18th ranked Beavers 27-20 win at UCLA where they celebrated with postgame burgers at In-N-Out.
Redshirt freshman Marcus Mariota threw for 260 yards and two touchdowns, including a 55-yard scoring pass to freshman Bralon Addison late in the third quarter, and No. 3 Oregon beat No. 22 Arizona 49-0 Saturday night.
Sean Mannion passed for a career-high 379 yards and two touchdowns, Oregon State put the clamps on No. 19 UCLA's offense, and the unbeaten Beavers opened their Pacific-12 Conference season by stunning the Bruins 27-20 Saturday.