ASU delivers final blow to Cal's title hopes; sets up showdown with Ducks
TEMPE, Ariz. -- The emotions of the night had finally gotten to him, and 60-year-old Dennis Erickson grabbed Sparky's pitch fork and drove it into the ground. There. How's that for a statement? Weeks passed, Arizona State climbed up the polls, and seven wins elicited more collective eye rolls than respect.