Broadous passed for 135 yards and ran for 113 on 15 attempts, averaging 7.5 yards per carry. Deonte Williams added 109 yards on the ground and a TD on a 12 yard pass in the Mustangs first game as a member of the Big Sky Conference. Kristaan Ivory scored on a 2-yard run.
For the Toreros, Mason Mills was 15 for 27 for 138 yards with three interceptions. Darrion Hancock scored on a 1-yard run in the second quarter and Tobin Gramyk scored on a fumble recovery in the third.
Cal Poly scored first with a field goal and never gave up the lead.
This was only the second time the two schools have met. The Mustangs beat USD 36-14 in 1959.