Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010 Results
Arizona Crushes The Citadel 52-6
TUCSON, Ariz. - Nic Grigsby rushed for three touchdowns, including a career-long 62-yard scoring run, and Arizona routed The Citadel 52-6 in the Wildcats' home opener on Saturday night. Nick Foles completed 17 of 22 for passes for 214 yards and one touchdown before calling it a night early in the third quarter as the Wildcats (2-0) rolled for 489 yards in a tuneup for next Saturday's home game against No. 9 Iowa.
Sun Devils Close Out Northern Arizona, 41-20
TEMPE, Ariz.(AP) - Steven Threet passed for 391 yards and three touchdowns to lead Arizona State to a 41-20 win over FCS opponent Northern Arizona on Saturday night.
Golden Bears Ride Strong Defense past Buffaloes, 52-7
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP)--Kevin Riley threw four touchdown passes and California gave Colorado a rude welcome to what will be its new conference with a 52-7 victory Saturday. Shane Vereen caught one touchdown pass and ran for another score as the Golden Bears (2-0) broke out to a 31-0 halftime lead in Colorado's first game against a Pac-10 team since announcing plans in June to join the conference.
No. 7 Ducks Handle Tennessee in Knoxville, 48-13
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - When Tennessee started slowing down, LaMichael James and his Oregon teammates picked up the pace. James ran for 134 yards, including a 72-yard touchdown, in his first game back after a one-game suspension, and No. 7 Oregon scored 45 consecutive points to beat Tennessee 48-13 on Saturday night.
Stanford Routs UCLA 35-0
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) - Winning at the Rose Bowl in September is one thing. Making a return trip in January is what Stanford's players really want. Andrew Luck threw two touchdown passes and safety Michael Thomas led a hard-hitting defensive effort with a 21-yard fumble return for a TD to lead the No. 25 Cardinal to a 35-0 win over the bumbling UCLA Bruins on Saturday night in the first game of the Pac-10 schedule.
Trojans Walk Away With, 17-14, Win Over Virginia
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Matt Barkley threw first-half touchdown passes to Jordan Cameron and Brandon Carswell for a 17-14 victory over Virginia on Saturday night in Lane Kiffin's home head coaching debut.
Huskies Sprint Past Syracuse, 41-20
SEATTLE - Stunned but not debilitated at being down 10-0 to Syracuse in the first quarter of their home opener, the Washington Huskies gathered around Steve Sarkisian on the sidelines.
Fourth-Quarter Rally Puts Washington State Over Montana State, 23-22
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - Nico Grasu's 18-yard field goal with 2:13 remaining capped a 16-point fourth-quarter comeback as Washington State defeated Montana State 23-22 on Saturday to end a 10-game losing streak.