Bryce Love rushed for a career-high 263 yards and a touchdown to pad his conference-leading total, third-string quarterback K.J. Costello came off the bench and threw for two touchdowns and ran for another as Stanford beat UCLA 58-34.
Freshman Brandon Ruiz kicked a 41-yard field goal with 2:33 to play and Arizona State held on to upset No. 24 Oregon 37-35 in the Pac-12 opener for both teams, ending the Sun Devils' 10-game losing streak to the Ducks.
Rashaad Penny scored three times, including a 53-yard scamper with 5:39 remaining, and No. 22 San Diego State held off Air Force 28-24 on Saturday night in a game that was delayed 88 minutes by lightning.
Sta'fon McCray ran for 104 yards and two touchdowns, LaVell McCullers connected with Markcus Hardy for a 61-yard score and Prairie View A&M beat Alabama State 34-0 in the Southwest Athletic Conference opener for both teams.
At his introductory press conference on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, new UC Davis football coach Dan Hawkins spotted former Modesto Junior College coach Sam Young in the crowd. The two coached together, and Hawkins took a moment out of the press conference to invite Young to share the stage. Young is an assistant coach for the Pirates after having spent years as head coach. (Courtesy of UC Davis)