Utah Defeats Washington State 30-27 - Recap
Washington State was unable to contain John White on Saturday and the result was a 30-27 Week 12 loss against the Utes.
The Utes won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 3.5-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Jon Hays completed 11 of 18 pass attempts for 123 yards for the Utes in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Rickey Galvin rushed for 69 yards for Washington State, while Logwone Mitz added 3 yards. Connor Halliday threw for 290 yards for the Cougars, while receivers Jared Karstetter and Bobby Ratliff had 111 and 97 yards respectively.
Utah was outgained by Washington State 399-358 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-15 by the Cougars.
Utah led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 34:55/25:05 split in that important category.
Next game, Utah takes its act home to face Colorado looking for another win. For Washington State, they head on the road to face Washington.