Boxscore
Oregon State 77, Nicholls State 3
Saturday, December 1, 2012 2:30 PM
Location - Reser Stadium
Attendance - 32427

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Nicholls State 0 0 3 0 3
Oregon State 14 21 14 28 77

Recap


No. 17 Oregon State 77, Nicholls State 3:
Cody Vaz passed for three touchdowns, Storm Woods rushed for two and Markus Wheaton became the school’s all-time leader in receptions as the Beavers set a school record for points in a game.

Sean Mannion threw two second-half touchdown passes and Oregon State (9-3) rolled up 683 total yards and had a 42-12 edge in first downs against FCS Nicholls State (1-10).

Wheaton caught 12 passes for 123 yards to raise his career reception count to 224, surpassing former teammate James Rodgers (222 from 2007-11) for the school record. Wheaton caught a 2-yard scoring pass and also scored on a 10-yard reverse.

Woods scored on runs of 8 and 1 in the first quarter and the Beavers tallied 21 second-quarter points. Terron Ward scored on a 15-yard run between Wheaton’s two touchdowns in the period as Oregon State took a 35-0 halftime lead.

Mannion connected on touchdown passes of 4 yards to Richard Mullaney and 22 yards to Kevin Cummings during the first six minutes of the third quarter to boost the lead to 49-0.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Wheaton has caught 88 passes this season and is 43 yards away from becoming the third player in Oregon State history to reach 3,000 career receiving yards. … Nicholls State’s points came on a 26-yard field goal by Andrew Dolan with 2:40 left in the third quarter. … The Beavers had 26 first downs in the first half. The Colonels had four.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 9:50
Oregon State   TD  Oregon State 7 - Nicholls State 0
1st Quarter - 0:55
Oregon State   TD  Oregon State 14 - Nicholls State 0
2nd Quarter - 11:09
Oregon State   TD  Oregon State 21 - Nicholls State 0
2nd Quarter - 7:40
Oregon State   TD  Oregon State 28 - Nicholls State 0
2nd Quarter - 1:14
Oregon State   TD  Oregon State 35 - Nicholls State 0
3rd Quarter - 12:49
Oregon State   TD  Oregon State 42 - Nicholls State 0
3rd Quarter - 9:02
Oregon State   TD  Oregon State 49 - Nicholls State 0
3rd Quarter - 2:40
Nicholls State   FG  Oregon State 49 - Nicholls State 3
4th Quarter - 14:55
Oregon State   TD  Oregon State 56 - Nicholls State 3
4th Quarter - 9:17
Oregon State   TD  Oregon State 63 - Nicholls State 3
4th Quarter - 7:00
Oregon State   TD  Oregon State 70 - Nicholls State 3
4th Quarter - 4:19
Oregon State   TD  Oregon State 77 - Nicholls State 3
TEAMS

Team Records

  Nicholls State Oregon State
W/L 1 - 10 - 0 9 - 3 - 0
Conference 0 - 7 - 0 6 - 3 - 0

Team Stats

  Nicholls State Oregon State
Score 3 77
First Downs 12 42
3rd Down Efficiency 3-for-11
27%
7-for-10
70%
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-1
0%
3-for-3
100%
Total Yards 223 683
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 17-49 40-230
Average/Rush 2.9 5.8
Passing
Comp-Att 20-33 36-44
Passing Yards 174 453
Average/Pass Play 5.0 10.3
Penalties-Yards 6-51 3-25
Fumbles-Lost 3-2 3-0
Interceptions Thrown 2 0
Time of Possession 23:33 35:37

PLAYER STATS

Nicholls State (1 - 10)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
L. Klann 19/32 164 0 2
L. Caston 1/1 10 0 0
Oregon State (9 - 3)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
S. Mannion 20/23 231 2 0
C. Vaz 14/17 190 3 0
R. Harrington 2/4 32 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
M. Washington 9 48 5.3 0
J. Turner 2 4 2.0 0
L. Caston 2 0 0.0 0
L. Klann 4 -3 -0.8 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
M. Agnew 12 76 6.3 1
T. Ward 8 64 8.0 1
S. Woods 12 54 4.5 2
M. Wheaton 2 17 8.5 1
M. Singler 1 13 13.0 0
M. Hatfield 1 8 8.0 0
M. Balfour 1 4 4.0 1
J. Jenkins 2 -1 -0.5 0
T. Pearson 1 -5 -5.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
J. Turner 11 100 9.1 0
D. Bolt 2 36 18.0 0
N. Scelfo 1 15 15.0 0
C. Fortson 2 9 4.5 0
J. Hanberry 2 7 3.5 0
A. Russell 2 7 3.5 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
M. Wheaton 12 123 10.2 1
K. Cummings 4 64 16.0 1
M. Singler 3 49 16.3 0
R. Mullaney 4 40 10.0 1
S. Woods 3 31 10.3 0
C. York 1 31 31.0 0
C. Hamlett 2 31 15.5 0
M. Hatfield 2 31 15.5 0
J. Jenkins 1 20 20.0 1
T. Ward 1 13 13.0 0
B. Cooks 1 7 7.0 0
O. Gwacham 1 7 7.0 1
C. Prince 1 6 6.0 0