Long Beach State defeated UC Santa Barbara 50-23 this past weekend to follow up with their November defeat of Arizona State in preseason games.
In one of several non-conference D1A games this past weekend, Arizona gave a lesson on dominating possession to defeat San Diego State.
BYU swept its two-game trip to Texas, beating Texas A&M and University of Texas on consecutive days this weekend.
The Cougars split their squad, starting a younger lineup against the Longhorns on Saturday, and running out closer to their front-line XV against the Aggies, a game they won 73-8.
Oklahoma put their hand up in no uncertain terms in the Red River Conference with a 48-8 defeat of Baylor Saturday.
The anticipated early-season clash between UCLA and Cal Poly ended up being not being as close as some (like this editor) expected.
A game though to have the potential to go either way ended up going heavily UCLA's way to the tune of 65-7. UCLA was fast and aggressive, led 41-0 at halftime, and cruised.