Recap - Cougars Defeat Utah State 6-3
|Recap - Cougars Defeat Utah State 6-3|
Utah State was unable to slow down Cody Hoffman, who produced 114 receiving yards as the Cougars defeated the Aggies 6-3 on Friday.
BYU did not, however, defeat the Aggies against the spread, which closed at 6.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 45.5.
Taysom Hill completed 24 of 36 pass attempts for 235 yards for the Cougars in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Aggies defense.
Chuckie Keeton rushed for 23 yards for Utah State, while Kerwynn Williams added 18 yards. Chuckie Keeton threw for 202 yards for the Aggies, while receivers Matt Austin and Kerwynn Williams had 72 and 39 yards respectively.
Utah State was outgained by BYU 380-243 yards in Friday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-16 by the Cougars.
Utah State lost the time of possession battle 34:49/25:11, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
BYU looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Oregon State. Utah State will aim to get back on the winning track at San Jose State.