Cougars Down Oregon State 38-28 - Match Report
The Beavers were burned by Cody Hoffman for 162 receiving yards on Saturday as the Cougars picked up a 38-28 win at Reser Stadium.
BYU was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 51.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Riley Nelson completed 17 of 27 pass attempts for 217 yards for the Cougars in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Beavers defense.
Malcolm Agnew rushed for 49 yards for Oregon State, while Jovan Stevenson added 10 yards. Sean Mannion threw for 306 yards for the Beavers, while receivers Markus Wheaton and Brandin Cooks had 104 and 90 yards respectively.
Oregon State was outgained by BYU 499-365 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 25-21 by the Cougars.
Oregon State lost the time of possession battle 33:36/26:24, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, BYU takes its act home to face Idaho State looking for another win. For Oregon State, they head on the road to face Washington State.