The California Golden Bears open their 2011 college football campaign on Saturday afternoon against the Fresno St. Bulldogs of the WAC. Fresno State is 2-0 all-time against the Golden Bears, winning both contests in 1995 and 2000. Here is the relevant information regarding the game:
Teams: Fresno State Bulldogs, California Golden Bears
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Location: Candlestick Park, San Francisco, CA
TV: Broadcast on Comcast SportsNet California
Radio: KGO 810 AM
Rankings: Neither team is ranked in either the Associated Press poll or the USA Today Coaches poll; the Golden Bears are ranked No. 27 in the preseason Sagarin ratings, while Fresno State is No. 70.
Favorite: Cal is favored by 10 points, per Bodog.
Last Meeting: Fresno State defeated California 17-3 back in 2000.
Streaks: California looks break a three game losing streak that extends back into the 2010 season. The Golden Bears last played a neutral-site game in 1997, losing to Louisiana Tech in Shreveport.
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