Fresno State finished a perfect Big West Conference season with a 31-3 rout of Cal State Long Beach Saturday night at Fresno.
Long Beach quarterback Jeff Graham was sacked 10 times by Fresno State (9-2 overall, 7-0 in conference play). The 49ers (3-8 and 3-3) have one game remaining, against Nevada Las Vegas next Saturday.
Running back Kelly Skipper scored on a 1-yard run in the first quarter for Fresno State. In the second quarter, Darrell Rosette had a 50-yard touchdown run and wide receiver Dwight Pickens scored on a 42-yard reverse.
Steve Loop added a 19-yard field goal to give Fresno State a 24-0 halftime lead.
Long Beach's only score came on a 24-yard field goal in the third quarter by David Vansteenkiste.
Fresno State finished the scoring with a 12-yard touchdown pass from Mark Barsotti to Anthony Williams.
Fresno State will face Western Michigan in the California Bowl Dec. 10.
San Jose St. 42, UNLV 0--Ken Lutz threw 5 touchdown passes and tailback Johnny Johnson broke Gerald Willhite's single-season rushing record as the Spartans crushed the Rebels at Las Vegas.