LAS CRUCES, N.M., Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Joe Ayoob passed for one touchdown and ran for three more as 14th-ranked California routed New Mexico State, 41-13, Friday night.
Justin Forsett rushed for 235 yards and a touchdown on 31 carries as the Golden Bears began their season at 4-0 for the first time since 1996.
Ayoob was 17-of-26 for 284 yards.
California wasted no time getting on the board, as it needed only six plays before Forsett scored on a one-yard run.
Joey Vincent was 17-of-38 for 161 yards with two interceptions for the Aggies (0-4), still seeking to give new Coach Hal Mumme his first win with the team.