( GAME NOTEBOOK ) NO. 13 OREGON CONTINUES TO ROLL WITH 17-7 WIN OVER CAL – Ducks Defensive Dominance Continues Holding Four Consecutive Opponents to Single Digits
CALIFORNIA at OREGON
Saturday, October 5, 2019
» Held four consecutive opponents to single-digits in points for the first time since 1960 (at California, at Washington, vs. Stanford, vs. West Virginia). » Started 2-0 in conference for the first time since 2013.
» Has won 10 of the last 11 meetings against Cal, including six straight at home.
» Have now won 27 of the last 30 games as a ranked team in Autzen Stadium and are 93-18 all-time.
» Improved to 9-1 at home under head coach Mario Cristobal.
» Has an INT in 12 of the last 14 games, including seven straight dating back to 2018.
» The seven consecutive games with an INT is Oregon’s longest streak since 2012, when it intercepted a pass in 11 straight games.
» Defense forced a season-high seven three-and-outs in Cal’s 13 drives.
» Has now had 14 players record at least half a sack this season after DT Popo Aumavae and ILB Isaac Slade-Matautia got their first career sacks.
#5 DE KAYVON THIBODEAUX
» Recorded first career multi-sack game with two, giving him 2.5 on the season.
# 8 S JEVON HOLLAND
» Came away with eighth career INT on the final play of the first half, giving him the most by an active Oregon player.
» Is averaging 24.4 yards per punt return following a 24-yard return in the third quarter. Holland came in to the game leading the nation in punt return average.
» The 24-yard return was his fourth of over 20 yards this season.
#10 QB JUSTIN HERBERT
» Extended streak to 33 straight games with a TD pass, the longest streak in the nation.
» Matched the program record for TD passes through the first five games of a season with 15, tying Marcus Mariota (2014) and Akili Smith (1998).
» His 15 TD passes in the last five games are the most over that span in school history.
» Moved into second at Oregon in career passing yards with 8,411 and is now behind only Marcus Mariota.
» Now has 10 career TD passes against Cal, the most he’s had against a single team.
» Has thrown 47 career TD passes in 18 career games in Autzen Stadium.
#27 TE JACOB BREELAND
» Has 19 catches for 326 yards in the last four games.
» Now has 22 receptions of 20-plus yards in his career.
» Caught 23 of his 28 targets this season.
#30 JAYLON REDD
» Caught a TD pass for the fourth straight game, the longest streak of his career.
#33 RB CYRUS-HABIBI-LIKIO
» Gave Oregon the lead in the third quarter with a one-yard plunge for his eighth career TD.
#35 ILB TROY DYE
» Has started 38 consecutive games.
» Recorded fourth career INT with a fourth quarter pick. He now has an INT in each of his four years at Oregon.
#41 ILB ISAAC SLADE-MATAUTIA
» Recorded first career sack while leading the team and setting a career-high with seven tackles.
#49 K CAMDEN LEWIS
» Hit first career FG with a 28-yarder in the third quarter.
#50 DT POPO AUMAVAE
» Recorded first career sack while finishing with 1.5 tackles for loss.