Huskies Fall 28-26 Against Boise State - Game Recap
The Broncos grabbed a Las Vegas Bowl victory over the Huskies on Saturday, winning 28-26 at Sam Boyd Stadium.
Boise State won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 4.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 44.5.
Joe Southwick completed 26 of 38 pass attempts for 264 yards for the Broncos in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Bishop Sankey rushed for 205 yards for Washington, while Kendyl Taylor added 2 yards. Keith Price threw for 242 yards for the Huskies, while receivers Kasen Williams and Bishop Sankey had 95 and 74 yards respectively.
Boise State was outgained by Washington 447-407 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-20 by the Broncos.
Boise State lost the time of possession battle 30:59/29:01, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.