BYU vs Utah Recap - Utes Win 17-16
Utah earned a 17-16 victory over BYU on Saturday in Week 13 action at Rice-Eccles Stadium.
The Utes earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 7.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 50.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Jordan Wynn completed 13 of 30 pass attempts for 199 yards for the Utes in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Cougars defense.
Bryan Kariya rushed for 36 yards for BYU, while Joshua Quezada added 30 yards. Jake Heaps threw for 228 yards for the Cougars, while receivers McKay Jacobson and Devin Mahina had 92 and 32 yards respectively.
Utah outgained BYU 296-293 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 19-14 by the Cougars.
The time of possession battle favored BYU as their offense was on the field for 32:32, longer than the 27:28 of their opponents.