Win Probability 100%

CAL
UNC
CAL 100%

CAL

35

UNC

30

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • CAL469
    • 440UNC
  • Turnovers

    • CAL2
    • 3UNC
  • Possession

    CALUNC
    30:1329:47
  • 1st Downs

    • CAL20
    • 28UNC

Game Information

Kenan Stadium
  • Chapel Hill, NC 27515
Attendance: 49,500
9/3/2017 Associated Press

Bowers leads California past UNC 35-30 in Wilcox's debut

Ross Bowers threw for 363 yards and four touchdowns in his first college start, helping California beat North Carolina 35-30 on Saturday in the Golden Bears' first game under Justin Wilcox.

Scoring Summary

1234T
California7771435
North Carolina7107630
first QuarterCALUNC
TD
4:57
Jordan Veasy 10 Yd pass from Ross Bowers (Matt Anderson Kick)
7 plays, 85 yards, 1:53
70
play
Cal strikes first with a touchdown pass to Veasy (0:21)

Ross Bowers throws a 10 yard touchdown pass to Jordan Veasy. (0:21)

TD
3:33
Michael Carter 2 Yd Run (Freeman Jones Kick)
4 plays, 75 yards, 1:24
77
play
UNC scores on quick pitch to Carter (0:18)

North Carolina's Michael Carter ties game with a 2-yard run. (0:18)

second QuarterCALUNC
FG
8:21
Freeman Jones 39 Yd Field Goal
14 plays, 50 yards, 2:54
710
TD
2:46
Michael Carter 9 Yd Run (Freeman Jones Kick)
10 plays, 48 yards, 3:54
717
play
Carter flies into the end zone for a Tar Heel TD (0:28)

Michael Carter scores his second touchdown of the game to extend UNC's lead. (0:28)

TD
1:08
Vic Wharton III 67 Yd pass from Ross Bowers (Matt Anderson Kick)
3 plays, 80 yards, 1:33
1417
play
Bowers throws 67-yard TD pass for Cal (0:17)

Ross Bowers avoids pressure and completes a 67-yard pass to Vic Wharton III for a touchdown. (0:17)

third QuarterCALUNC
TD
4:23
Patrick Laird 54 Yd pass from Ross Bowers (Matt Anderson Kick)
5 plays, 72 yards, 1:13
2117
TD
2:02
Thomas Jackson 4 Yd pass from Chazz Surratt (Freeman Jones Kick)
2 plays, 4 yards, 0:10
2124
play
UNC takes lead on a 4-yard TD (0:16)

Chazz Surratt connects with Thomas Jackson for a four yard TD to put UNC in the lead. (0:16)

fourth QuarterCALUNC
TD
12:58
Jordan Duncan 20 Yd pass from Ross Bowers (Matt Anderson Kick)
11 plays, 75 yards, 4:04
2824
play
Cal regains lead on 20-yard TD (0:18)

Jordan Duncan hauls in a 20-yard pass from Ross Bowers to put the Golden Bears back in the lead. (0:18)

TD
1:56
Vic Enwere 1 Yd Run (Matt Anderson Kick)
11 plays, 70 yards, 5:16
3524
play
Cal punches in 1-yard run to extend lead (0:22)

Vic Enwere scores from the one-yard line to extend the Golden Bears' lead. (0:22)

TD
0:00
Chazz Surratt 1 Yd Run
12 plays, 75 yards, 1:56
3530
play
Surratt runs for 1-yard TD (0:20)

Chazz Surratt scores on a 1-yard run on the final play of the game. (0:20)

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