No. 5 Oregon downed visiting Stanford (3-3, 5-4) 45-16 in a Pac-12 collegiate football game at Autzen Stadium in Eugene Saturday night. The Ducks (5-1, 8-1) next play at Utah (3-1, 6-1), 7 p.m., ESPN, this coming Saturday. Oregon State quarterback Sean Mannion set the Pac-12 Conference’s career passing yardage record on Saturday night but California downed the Beavers 45-31 before a Homecoming crowd of 42,479 at Reser Stadium in Corvallis. The Beavers (4-4 overall, 1-4 Pac-12) resume Pac-12 Conference play against Washington State at 1:07 p.m. Saturday at Reser Stadium. The Dad’s Weekend game will be televised by the Pac-12 Network.
Despite three tightly contested sets, the No. 12 Oregon volleyball team was overpowered by No. 1 Stanford, Sunday, 25-23, 25-21, 25-21. The match ends Oregon’s home stretch where the Ducks are 11-3 this season. Three of the four remaining Pac-12 weekend’s will be played on the road, starting next week at No. 2 Washington. The Ducks will be put to the test after only playing six true road matches this season resulting in a 4-2 record. Overall the Ducks are 6-2 away from Matthew Knight Arena. The Oregon State volleyball team (15-8, 5-7 Pac-12) hosted the California Golden Bears (8-14, 0-12 Pac-12) Sunday afternoon at Gill Coliseum. The Beavers took the first two sets and eventually downed the Golden Bears in 4-sets, 25-17, 25-21, 21-25, 25-23. The Beavers return to action next week when the travel north to the Evergreen State, first to face Washington State Thursday, Nov. 6 at 5:30 p.m. and then finishing the weekend against No. 2 Washington Sunday, Nov. 9 at 5 p.m. Both matches next weekend will be on the Pac-12 Networks.