Cougars Fall 42-24 Against Oregon State - Game Recap
Cody Vaz sliced and diced the Cougars defense for 332 yards as Oregon State handed BYU a 42-24 defeat on Saturday at LaVell Edwards Stadium.
Oregon State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 38.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Storm Woods rushed for 57 yards, while Malcolm Agnew added 44 yards in the win. Brandin Cooks and Markus Wheaton added 173 and 66 receiving yards respectively.
Jamaal Williams rushed for 36 yards for BYU, while Riley Nelson added 29 yards. Riley Nelson threw for 305 yards for the Cougars, while receivers Cody Hoffman and Jamaal Williams had 102 and 76 yards respectively.
BYU was outgained by Oregon State 450-386 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-23 by the Cougars.
The time of possession battle favored BYU as their offense was on the field for 31:14, longer than the 28:46 of their opponents.
Oregon State heads into a Week 8 battle against Utah. BYU, meanwhile, will have their next action against Notre Dame.