Tyler Gaffney ran for 157 yards, and No. 5 Stanford hammered No. 3 Oregon for three quarters before holding off a furious rally by the fast-paced Ducks for a 26-20 victory Thursday night.
Oregon received 14 of the 25 first-place votes for the Pac-12 North Division in the poll, earning 139 points. The defending Rose Bowl champion Cardinal, who might be even deeper than last season’s team, received 11 first-place votes and 134 points.
SI.com, citing a source, reports that Kelly said Oregon used Willie Lyles and Houston-based Complete Scouting Services “the same way other schools do.” According to the report, the committee is expected to make a decision on sanctions within 60-90 days.