ROAD KILL: Arizona runs down Beavers 35-14

JJ Taylor ran for a career-high 284 yards and two touchdowns

ROAD KILL: Arizona runs down Beavers 35-14
JJ Taylor ran for touchdowns of 40 and 62 yards in UA's 35-14 win over Oregon State (Photo courtesy: Arizona Athletics)

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Arizona rolled up 442 yards rushing on Saturday in winning their Pac-12 Conference opener 35-14 over Oregon State in Corvallis.

Wildcats 35, Oregon State 14

JJ Taylor had a career-day with 284 yards and two touchdowns on 27 carries. Gary Brightwell added 113 yards on the ground and a touchdown for the Wildcats (2-2, 1-0).

Khalil Tate threw touchdown passes to Shun Brown and Shawn Poindexter, the latter finishing with four catches for 92 yards.

UA’s defense recorded three sacks and a takeaway.

Arizona returns home next Saturday night at 7:30 p.m. to face USC.

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