Yellow Jackets Fall 41-17 Against BYU - Game Recap
Jamaal Williams ran for 107 yards as BYU handled Georgia Tech by a score of 41-17 on Saturday at Bobby Dodd Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Cougars were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 2 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 50.5.
Riley Nelson completed 19 of 28 pass attempts for 204 yards for the Cougars in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Yellow Jackets defense.
David Sims rushed for 32 yards for Georgia Tech, while Orwin Smith added 31 yards. Vad Lee threw for 31 yards for the Yellow Jackets, while receivers Orwin Smith and Jeremy Moore had 21 and 11 yards respectively.
BYU outgained Georgia Tech 411-157 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-12 by the Cougars.
Georgia Tech lost the time of possession battle 38:59/21:01, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, BYU takes its act home to face Idaho looking for another win. For Georgia Tech, they head on the road to face Maryland.