Recap - Cougars Defeat San Diego State 23-6
|Recap - Cougars Defeat San Diego State 23-6|
Cody Hoffman inflicted damage on the San Diego State secondary, receiving 114 yards as BYU defeated the Aztecs 23-6 at Qualcomm Stadium.
BYU was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 46.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
James Lark completed 23 of 42 pass attempts for 244 yards for the Cougars in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Aztecs defense.
Adam Muema rushed for 103 yards for San Diego State, while Adam Dingwell added 8 yards. Adam Dingwell threw for 144 yards for the Aztecs, while receivers Dominique Sandifer and Adam Muema had 43 and 34 yards respectively.
San Diego State was outgained by BYU 296-263 yards in Thursday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 17-13 by the Cougars.
BYU lost the time of possession battle 30:56/29:04, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.