Jared Goff got off to a shaky start and still threw for 390 yards and four touchdowns to lead No. 24 California to a 34-28 victory over Washington State on Saturday in the Golden Bears' first game as a ranked team in six years.
Washington State is about where many fans expected it to be after completing its non-conference schedule, at 2-1 and clearly needing to do some work.
The WSU Cougar flag has appeared on 166 consecutive College GameDay shows, but that streak is in jeopardy.
Chris Petersen is already hearing the accolades being bestowed upon Washington freshman quarterback Jake Browning.
Washington State hadn't won a home football game in more than a year, but the Cougars used a solid team effort to beat Wyoming 31-14 and send their fans home happy on Saturday night.
Jake Browning made the wrong read and the first play of the second half became the type of interception mistake freshmen make.
From the time fall camp began in early August, it was clear that freshman quarterback Jake Browning was going to play a major role in Washington's season.
Luke Falk led a 10-play, 90-yard touchdown drive, finding River Cracraft with an eight-yard strike with :13 left to lift Washington State past Rutgers, 37-34 Saturday.
Which Washington State football team will show up against Wyoming on Saturday: The plodding squad that lost to Portland State of the FCS in the season opener or the one that rallied to beat Rutgers on the road last weekend?
Jody Sears knows quite well how prolific Washington's Jake Browning can be as a quarterback.
The redshirt-sophomore made a splash in his first career start for the Dawgs last Friday night, piling up 14 tackles, (11 solo), in Washington’s 16-13 loss at Boise State.
Washington State linebacker Jeremiah Allison wasn't going to fish for excuses after the Cougars of the Pac-12 were upset by Portland State of the FCS 24-17 on Saturday.
The Huskies and Broncos kickoff the regular season tonight in Boise. Here are five things to watch for in the showdown between Washington and Boise State.
Boise State football fans love Chris Petersen for putting them on the map, but they'd still love to send him back to Seattle with a loss.
Boise State lined up the home game on Dec. 6, 2013. At the time, the thinking was it would be the most anticipated non-conference matchup in school history.