Recap - Cowboys Defeat Idaho 40-37

Recap - Cowboys Defeat Idaho 40-37

Brett Smith threw for 365 yards to lead the Cowboys over Idaho 40-37 on Saturday in Week 4 action at Kibbie Dome.

The Cowboys were a 2.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 52.5.

Jason Thompson rushed for 25 yards, while Brett Smith added 22 yards in the win. Chris McNeill and Brandon Miller added 219 and 63 receiving yards respectively.

Ryan Bass rushed for 121 yards for Idaho, while James Baker added 75 yards. Dominique Blackman threw for 306 yards for the Vandals, while receivers Mike Scott and Najee Lovett had 79 and 73 yards respectively.

Idaho outgained Wyoming 509-445 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 26-22 by the Vandals.

Idaho lost the time of possession battle 43:18/31:42, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

Next game, Wyoming takes its act on the road to face Nevada looking for another win. For Idaho, they head on the road to face North Carolina.