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Luke Falk completed 39 of 50 passes for 407 passes, six touchdowns and two interceptions as Washington State defeated Oregon State 52-31

IT WAS NOT a second half to remember. But Washington State did more than enough during the first 30 minutes to secure a 52-31 win Saturday against Oregon State at Martin Stadium. Luke Falk completed 39 of 50 passes for 407 passes, six touchdowns and two interceptions as the Cougars won their first home game against the Beavers since 2003.

WSU also outgained OSU 520-394 as the Cougars won their second consecutive game in the series for the first time since 2001-03. And it marked the second largest margin of victory in a conference game in coach Mike Leach's four-year tenure behind a 44-22 win two years ago at California.

How they scored: Cougs vs. Beavers

First Quarter

WSU 7-0 at 11:15 mark: River Cracraft 3-yard pass from Luke Falk (Erik Powell kick)

Key plays: Tavares Martin opened the possession with a 51-yard kickoff return to OSU's 49-yard line. On third-and-1 at OSU's 29, Falk found Cracraft for a 12-yard completion.

Drive length: 8 plays, 49 yards; Drive Time: 3:36

WSU 14-0 at 7:20 mark: Dom Williams 3-yard pass from Falk (Powell kick)

Key play: Jamal Morrow converted on third-and-4 with a 5-yard run to the Beavers' 14.

Drive length: 7 plays, 69 yards; Drive Time: 2:42

WSU 14-3 at 1:42 mark: Garrett Owens 50 FG

Key play: On third-and-8 from their own 46, Seth Collins completed an 11-yard pass to Rahmel Dockery.

Drive length:  15 plays, 51 yards; Drive Time: 5:32

Second Quarter

WSU 21-3 at 14:48 mark: Gabe Marks 23-yard pass from Falk (Powell kick)

Key play: Martin caught an 18-yard pass on third-and-10 to OSU's 23.

Drive length: 8 plays, 73 yards; Drive Time: 1:49

WSU 24-3 at 11:52 mark: Powell 30 FG

Key play: On a fake punt, Nick Porebski was stopped for a 6-yard loss to OSU's 14.

Drive length: 4 plays, 1 yards; Drive Time: 1:34

WSU 24-10 at 11:39 mark: Victor Bolden 100-yard kickoff return (Owens kick)

Drive length: 0 plays, 0 yards; Drive Time: 0:00

WSU 31-10 at 10:27 mark: Jamal Morrow 8-yard pass from Falk (Powell kick)

Key play: Williams caught a 28-yard pass to OSU's 22.

Drive length: 3 plays, 50 yards; Drive Time: 1:12

WSU 38-10 at 7:11 mark: Morrow 22-yard pass from Falk (Powell kick)

Key play: Williams caught a 7-yard pass on third-and-2 to the Cougars' 46.

Drive length: 6 plays, 69 yards; Drive Time: 2:41

WSU 38-17 at 4:21 mark: Collins 12-yard run (Owens kick)

Key play: Collins converted on third-and-1 with a 2-yard run to WSU's 27.

Drive length: 7 plays, 80 yards; Drive Time: 2:45

WSU 45-17 at 0:17 mark: Williams 11-yard pass from Falk (Powell kick)

Key play: Williams hauled in a 25-yard reception from Falk on third-and-19 to WSU's 44.

Drive length: 10 plays, 72 yards; Drive Time: 3:59

Fourth Quarter

WSU 45-25 at 5:47 mark: Collins pass to Jordan Villamin

Key play: Brandon Arnold returned a Falk interception 30 yards to WSU's 27.

Drive length: 5 plays, 27 yards; Drive Time: 1:43

WSU 52-25 at 3:45 mark: Shalom Luani 84-yard interception return (Powell kick)

Drive length: 0 plays, 0 yards; Drive Time: 0:00

WSU 52-31 at 1:22 mark: Chris Brown 3-yard run (run failed)

Key play: Brown blocked a Zach Charme punt and Jonathan Willis returned it 6 yards to WSU's 24.

Drive length: 2 plays, 24 yards; Drive Time: 0:13


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