Middle Tennessee vs BYU Wrap - BYU Wins 37-10
BYU got a 165-yard performance from Taysom Hill as a key part of its 37-10 victory over the Blue Raiders on Friday at LaVell Edwards Stadium.
The Cougars were a 23.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 58.5.
Taysom Hill completed 14 of 19 pass attempts for 177 yards for the Cougars in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Blue Raiders defense.
Reggie Whatley rushed for 40 yards for Middle Tennessee, while Jordan Parker added 31 yards. Logan Kilgore threw for 82 yards for the Blue Raiders, while receivers Marcus Henry and Jeremiah Bryson had 28 and 20 yards respectively.
BYU outgained Middle Tennessee 486-212 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-13 by the Cougars.
The time of possession battle favored Middle Tennessee as their offense was on the field for 33:48, longer than the 26:12 of their opponents.
BYU looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Utah State. Middle Tennessee will aim to get back on the winning track vs East Carolina.