Nov. 13, 2005
Washington State vs. Oregon
November 12, 2005
--WSU junior Mkristo Bruce's two first-quarter sacks gives him 18.5 for his career, sixth all-time...also has 10.0 this season, tied for seventh on the Cougar single-season list with current defensive line coach Mike Walker.
--WSU's Jerome Harrison's 28-yard touchdown run in the second quarter was his 15th rushing touchdown of the season, extending his school record...it also gives him 24 for his career and into second place on the all-time list behind Steve Broussard's 33.
--Jerome Harrison's 89 rushing yards in the first half gave him 1,639 for the season, breaking Rueben Mayes' single-season record of 1,637 set in 1985...Harrison finished with 143 yards and has 1,693 this season...on the first drive of the third quarter, Jerome Harrison broke the 100-yard mark for the 13th-consecutive game, a Pacific-10 record...Harrison finished with 188 all-purpose yards to move into second place on the Cougars' single-season list with 1,866...Bernard Jackson's 2,118 yards in 1971 is the WSU record.
--The Cougars' first scoring drive lasted just 24 seconds (3 plays, 36 yards), the 12th scoring drive (11 touchdowns) lasting less than a minute this season for WSU.
--WSU's Jason Hill had five first-half receptions to give him 102 for his WSU career...Hill's 40-yard touchdown pass from Alex Brink as time expired in the first half was Hill's 13th TD reception of the season, setting a WSU single-season record...also extended his WSU career record to 25.
--WSU tight end Troy Bienemann's fourth-quarter touchdown reception was the 94th reception of his career and eighth TD catch.
--WSU's Greg Trent career high 13 tackles.
--In the third quarter Oregon scored 21 points in a 5:37 span to take a 31-21 lead.
--With a 23-yard interception return, Oregon cornerback Justin Phinisee set the Ducks' single-season interception return record (206), passing Jack Leicht's 202 yards set in 1945.
--Dennis Dixon's 68-yard touchdown pass to Jordan Kent in the third quarter was Kent's first career touchdown and also Oregon's longest passing touchdown of the season...also the Ducks' second-longest scoring play of the season behind Justin Phinisee's 69-yard punt return for a touchdown.
--Oregon is 9-1 for the first time since 2001...Ducks have won six consecutive games for the first time since going 6-0 to open the 2001 season.
--Oregon's Cameron Colvin had a 23-yard rushing touchdown for his first career rushing TD.
--Oregon's Darius Sanders recorded his first career interception, which set up Oregon's go-ahead touchdown in the third quarter.
--The last five games between Oregon and WSU in Martin Stadium have been decided by a total of 27 points...all four decided in fourth quarter or overtime.