Cougars survive against Rebels

Cougars survive against Rebels

Max Hall's TD pass to Dennis Pitta with under two minutes to play pushed the BYU Cougars past the upset minded UNLV Rebels 42-35 on Saturday afternoon.

The Cougars failed to cover the 23.5-point spread, while the combined score played OVER the day's posted total of 62.5.

Hall finished with 245 yards and four touchdown strikes. Harvey Unga ran for 85 yards and one TD.

Omar Clayton completed 26-of-40 pass attempts for 323 yards, one touchdown and one interception.