Cal Suffers Another Blowout

View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print

    NEWSLETTERS

    TK
    Getty Images

     Taylor Mays finally got to show he's every bit as fast as Cal tailback Jahvid Best.
     
    And with plenty of help from the Southern California safety, the No. 7 Trojans left Best and the Golden Bears in the dust.  And they did it on national television.

    Mays and the USC defense held the defending Pac-10 rushing champion to 47 yards on 14 carries in the Trojans' 30-3 thrashing of Cal, taking away the Bears' biggest offensive weapon throughout a chilly Saturday night.

    Mays has been waiting for this chance since the offseason, when Best playfully challenged him to a race down the hallway of a Los Angeles hotel to determine the Pac-10's fastest man.

    Although Best is a former track star, Mays' formidable football speed was enough to track him down on several plays.