Boise State faces No.10 BYU during a college football game at Lavell Edwards Stadium in Provo, Utah on Saturday, October 9, 2021 (10/9/21).
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Here’s what you need to know:
What: College football
who: Boise State vs. BYU
When: Saturday 9 October 2021
Time: 3:30 p.m. ET
Or: LaVell Edwards Stadium
Direct: fuboTV (free try)
More, via Associated Press:
Tyler Allgeier ran for a career-high 218 yards and three touchdowns to help No.13 BYU beat Utah State 34-20 on Friday night.
BYU (5-0) defeated Utah State (3-2) for the second consecutive time in the Battle for the Old Wagon Wheel rivalry series.
Baylor Romney threw for 187 yards and one touchdown on 15 of 19 passes in the first half, but was injured when his head hit the grass hard just before half-time. He missed the second half. He made his second straight start with Jaren Hall sidelined with a rib injury.
“He obviously couldn’t come back and play the game,” BYU coach Kalani Sitake said. âWe had to protect him and keep him safe. “
Third-string quarterback Jacob Conover led the offense after halftime. The freshman threw for 45 yards on 5 of 9 passes on his college debut.
It was the first football game Conover had played in 3.5 years.
âIt was a moment that I prepared myself for,â Conover said. âWhen it happened, I got a few butterflies. It was my first college game. But it was a moment that I had been preparing for, for a long time.
Logan Bonner pitched for 276 yards and two touchdowns for the Aggies. Bonner left with eight minutes to go due to a knee injury.
The Aggies finished with 22 rushing yards – breaking a 16-game streak with at least 100 rushing yards.
“It won the game for them,” Utah State coach Blake Anderson said. “They controlled the line of scrimmage for the most part.”
The Cougars scored in their first four practices and averaged 9.1 yards per game before halftime. Romney completed his first eight passes and Allgeier nearly eclipsed the 100 rushing yards before halftime.
The Cougars took a 7-0 lead after Allgeier took a hit and burst onto the sideline for a 22-yard rush. Malik Moore intercepted Bonner’s pass at BYU 26 to prepare for the scoring. Allgeier escaped and ran 59 yards for his second scoring run in the second quarter, increasing the lead to 24-10.
Allgeier’s second touchdown helped BYU regain some momentum after Justin McGriff landed a 21-yard reception to cap an 18-play, 75-yard drive for Utah State that took 7 and a half minutes from delay and reduced the Cougars’ lead. half.
Bonner connected with Tompkins on a 28-yard strike to reduce him to 27-20. The Cougars hit back when Allgeier ran for 67 yards to set up his own one-meter dive two plays later, giving BYU a 34-20 lead with 8:40 remaining.
(The Associated Press contributed to this report.)