Player of the game
Oregon running back Royce Freeman had 169 yards rushing on 29 carries and scored four times. His 37-yard touchdown run in the first quarter put the Ducks ahead for good.
Play of the game
Early in the second quarter, Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota connected with Pharaoh Brown on a 66-yard pass play that sparked what eventually became a 12-play, 99-yard touchdown drive that put the Ducks ahead 21-6.
Facing a third-and-eight from the Oregon 23, UW quarterback Cyler Miles appeared to have Jaydon Mickens over the middle for a touchdown, but Mickens couldn’t come down with it and the Huskies were forced to settle for a 40-yard field goal with 6:21 left in the first quarter to make it 7-6. Oregon responded with 28 unanswered points to put the game away.
By the numbers
1 — Punt by Oregon, on its first possession. It went for 36 yards.
3 — Fourth-down conversions, out of four attempts, by the Ducks.
317 — Total net yards of offense by the Huskies. By comparison, Mariota passed for 336 yards.
— Seattle Times staff