BYU vs Washington Wrap - Washington Wins 31-16
Washington earned a 31-16 victory over BYU on Friday in Fight Hunger Bowl action at AT&T Park.
Bettors who backed the Huskies were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 65.5.
Keith Price completed 17 of 22 pass attempts for 123 yards for the Huskies in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Cougars defense.
Taysom Hill rushed for 133 yards for BYU, while Jamaal Williams added 31 yards. Taysom Hill threw for 293 yards for the Cougars, while receivers Cody Hoffman and Skyler Ridley had 167 and 57 yards respectively.
Washington was outgained by BYU 473-319 yards in Friday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 28-19 by the Cougars.
Washington lost the time of possession battle 32:02/27:58, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.