BYU Defeats Idaho State 56-3 - Recap
|BYU Defeats Idaho State 56-3 - Recap|
BYU cruised to victory on Saturday, as they ran up a 56-3 score against Idaho State in Week 8 action at LaVell Edwards Stadium.
BYU was a favorite by 42.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 52.5.
Riley Nelson completed 11 of 17 pass attempts for 215 yards for the Cougars in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Aaron Prier rushed for 21 yards for Idaho State, while Jarrod Daniels added 6 yards. Kevin Yost threw for 174 yards for the Bengals, while receivers Rodrick Rumble and Derek Graves had 83 and 47 yards respectively.
BYU outgained Idaho State 572-251 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 33-17 by the Cougars.
The time of possession battle favored Idaho State as their offense was on the field for 30:16, longer than the 29:44 of their opponents.