Maier was 24-of-48 passing with no interceptions and Gilliam had 16 carries for 46 yards. Jared Harrell finished with six receptions for 81 yards and a touchdown for UC Davis (2-0).
San Diego (1-1) scored three touchdowns in fewer than three minutes to take a 21-20 lead when Zach Nelson scored on a 1-yard run with 4:06 left in the third quarter. Gilliam had two 11-yard touchdown runs and Vincent White returned an interception 48 yards for a score to make it 40-21 after the PAT failed. On USD's next play from scrimmage on Cade Peacock picked off a pass from Anthony Lawrence, setting up a 26-yard touchdown run by Tehran Thomas.
Lawrence was 20-of-38 passing for 272 yards and one touchdown with two interceptions for the Toreros.
Gangi throws for 4 TDs as Nevada beats Colorado St. 49-10
Ty Gangi threw for 404 yards and a career-high tying four touchdowns and Devonte Lee had a pair of 1-yard scoring runs to help Nevada beat Colorado State 49-10 on Saturday night and become bowl eligible.
Thomas, UNLV beat San Diego St. 27-24, end 6-game skid
Lexington Thomas had 21 carries for 133 yards and two touchdowns, including a go-ahead 75-yarder with 3:27 to play, to help UNLV beat San Diego State 27-24 on Saturday night and snap a six-game losing streak.
Clemson cruises to 4th-straight ACC title game berth
The Tigers survive what might be their biggest hurdle before the College Football Playoff behind two touchdowns from Trevor Lawrence.
Williams has big day for Notre Dame
Notre Dame RB Dexter Williams rushes for 200-plus yards and 2 TDs vs. Florida State, the Irish 's first RB to do that since Julius Jones in 2003.
Cal snaps 14-game losing streak against USC
On 4th-and-1, Cal RB Patrick Laird drives for a 14-yard gain to seal a Cal 15-14 victory over USC snapping a 14-game losing streak to the Trojans.
Galloway's, Palmer's Top 5 remain the same after Week 11
Joey Galloway and Jesse Palmer break down who they think should make the College Football Playoff and give their biggest takeaways after Week 11.