Recap - Cougars Defeat Boise State 37-20

Recap - Cougars Defeat Boise State 37-20

Taysom Hill threw for 339 yards to lead the Cougars over Boise State 37-20 on Friday in Week 9 action at LaVell Edwards Stadium.

BYU was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 61.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Jamaal Williams rushed for 107 yards, while Taysom Hill added 69 yards in the win. Mitch Mathews and Cody Hoffman added 66 and 57 receiving yards respectively.

Jay Ajayi rushed for 151 yards for Boise State, while Jack Fields added 30 yards. Grant Hedrick threw for 232 yards for the Broncos, while receivers Shane Williams-Rhodes and Aaron Burks had 95 and 57 yards respectively.

Boise State was outgained by BYU 568-499 yards in Friday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 28-23 by the Cougars.

Boise State lost the time of possession battle 32:35/27:25, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

BYU looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Wisconsin. Boise State will aim to get back on the winning track at Colorado State.