Utah Defeats Oregon State 27-8 - Recap
|Utah Defeats Oregon State 27-8 - Recap|
John White scampered through the Oregon State defense for 205 yards as Utah handed the Beavers a 27-8 defeat on Saturday at Rice-Eccles Stadium.
The Utes were a 5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 49.5.
Jon Hays completed 6 of 14 pass attempts for 62 yards for the Utes in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Malcolm Agnew rushed for 26 yards for Oregon State, while Terron Ward added 21 yards. Sean Mannion threw for 231 yards for the Beavers, while receivers James Rodgers and Markus Wheaton had 83 and 55 yards respectively.
Oregon State was outgained by Utah 287-263 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 17-13 by the Beavers.
The time of possession battle favored Oregon State as their offense was on the field for 31:52, longer than the 28:08 of their opponents.
Next game, Utah takes its act on the road to face Arizona looking for another win. For Oregon State, they head home to face Stanford.