Recap - Utes Defeat Montana State 27-10
|Recap - Utes Defeat Montana State 27-10|
John White ran for 150 yards as Utah handled Montana State by a score of 27-10 on Thursday at Rice-Eccles Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Utes were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 29.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 57.5.
Jordan Wynn completed 15 of 23 pass attempts for 101 yards for the Utes in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Cody Kirk rushed for 48 yards for Montana State, while Kerry Sloan added 9 yards. Denarius McGhee threw for 183 yards for the Bobcats, while receivers Cody Kirk and Elvis Akpla had 53 and 47 yards respectively.
Montana State was outgained by Utah 292-258 yards in Thursday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 16-12 by the Utes.
The time of possession battle favored Utah as their offense was on the field for 30:43, longer than the 29:17 of their opponents.