True freshman quarterback Ty Thompson wasn’t fazed in the least when he bought the nod for Oregon’s second half within the path of Story Brook.

Thompson threw two landing passes and the No. 4 Ducks overcame a sluggish start to beat the Seawolves 48-7 on Saturday night time in a sport delayed due to lightning.

Starter Anthony Brown threw for a landing and ran for yet one more however left the sport at halftime after he was sacked twice to shut out the second quarter. It did not seem to be excessive.

“I thought Ty was very cool, didn’t flinch at all,” Oregon coach Mario Cristobal talked about. “I’ve seen sometimes that quarterbacks, you tap them on the shoulder and say ‘It’s your turn’ and their eyes get about yay big. Wasn’t the case with him at all, there was no flinch.”

The Ducks, coming off their large win closing weekend at Ohio State, improved to 3-0 as they head into Pac-12 play subsequent weekend.

It was Oregon’s 14th straight win at Autzen Stadium, in addition to to its twenty eighth nonconference victory at residence. But the Ducks regarded torpid to start a sport that was supposed to be a easy blowout.

“At the beginning, the first half, it was choppy, we played down to their level. And we need to figure out how to not do that in the beginning of the game. But second half we came back and we brought it back up to our level a little bit,” Oregon working as soon as extra Travis Dye talked about. “But there’s nothing satisfying about this win right now. We know we can do, we know what we should have done when we came in here.”

Stony Brook, which performs contained in the lower-tier Colonial Athletic Association, fell to 1-2. The sport within the path of the Ducks was Stony Brook’s first within the path of a Pac-12 opponent. Oregon was furthermore the highest-ranked group the Seawolves had ever confronted.

“We took it as another game. We didn’t worry about out opponent,” Stony Brook working as soon as extra Ty Son Lawton talked about. “It’s about us at the end of the day.”

Stony Brook quarterback Tyquell Fields’ cross was intercepted on the group’s first sequence of the sport, important to Camden Lewis’ 40-yard house goal.

CJ Verdell caught a 9-yard cross from Brown to give the Ducks a 10-0 lead, however Stony Brook closed the outlet with Lawton’s 5-yard scoring run earlier than the primary quarter was over.

It was Lawton’s third landing of the season. Last week her ran for 134 yards and a rating contained in the groups’ 24-3 victory over Colgate.

Brown’s 7-yard keeper prolonged Oregon’s lead to 17-7 going into halftime. Brown, sacked on the final word two performs of the half, didn’t return. He achieved with 159 yards passing.

“Well, he took a pretty good shot there at the end of the half and we’re just making sure that he was OK, we expect them to be OK,” Cristobal talked about. “And he looks good so we expect them to be healthy for the week.”

Thompson’s 1-yard cross to Terrance Ferguson put Oregon up 24-7. Dye added a 3-yard scoring sprint to lengthen the lead earlier than the very best of the third quarter.

Thompson discovered Dont’e Thornton with a 54-yard scoring cross with 8:26 left and Trey Benson closed out the sport with a 3-yard landing run. Thompson accomplished six of 9 passes for 82 yards.

“I was real proud of how our team competed from play one through the last play. We came here mentally prepared, and I think we proved we were up for the challenge, certainly against a quality opponent,” Stony Brook coach Chuck Priore talked about. “And certainly I thought we gave them a pretty good scare in the first half.”

The sport was delayed for only a bit increased than a half-hour due to lightning inside the realm.

NURSING INJURIES

Oregon’s security was with out each Kayvon Thibodeaux and Bradyn Swinson. Thibodeaux, talked about as a extreme resolve contained in the NFL draft subsequent yr, injured his ankle contained in the Ducks’ opener within the path of Fresno State and did not play within the path of Ohio State.

Swinson’s damage was not clear. He had 5 tackles, a sack and a cross breakup contained in the Ducks’ victory over Ohio State. Mase Funa and Keith Brown furthermore sat for the sport.

“We weren’t trying to rest guys, we were just banged up,” Cristobal talked about.

THE TAKEAWAY

Stony Brook: The Seawolves are 1-11 within the path of FBS groups. The lone win obtained proper right here in 2012 within the path of Army. … Fields achieved with 131 passing yards and three interceptions.

Oregon: The Ducks jumped this week from No. 12 to No. 4 contained in the AP Top 25 following the 35-28 victory over Ohio State. It was this method’s eighth win within the path of a gaggle ranked contained in the extreme 5. It was furthermore the groups’ first win on the street within the path of a top-five group since 2011. … Verone McKinley III had two interceptions.

UP NEXT

Stony Brook: Hosts Fordham subsequent Saturday.

Oregon: Hosts Arizona subsequent Saturday.