BYU Defeats Idaho State 59-13 - Recap

BYU Defeats Idaho State 59-13 - Recap

Adam Hine tore up the turf for 141 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Cougars to a 59-13 win over the Bengals at LaVell Edwards Stadium.

The match was decisive in favor of BYU, but bettors saw the game push as the margin of victory was the same as the closing point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 60.5.

Taysom Hill completed 11 of 19 pass attempts for 153 yards for the Cougars in the win. He was picked off 3 times by the Bengals defense.

Daniel McSurdy rushed for 114 yards for Idaho State, while Xavier Finney added 37 yards. Justin Arias threw for 113 yards for the Bengals, while receivers Josh Cook and Chad Hansen had 40 and 28 yards respectively.

BYU lost the time of possession battle 35:41/24:19, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.