BYU edges Nevada in 28-23 win

BYU edges Nevada in 28-23 win

(AP Photo/Cathleen Allison)


8 photos

Estimated read time: Less than a minute

This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

RENO, Nev. (AP) - Taysom Hill combined for three touchdowns as BYU beat Nevada on Saturday, 28-23.

The Cougars (8-4) scored all of their points in the second half and were led by Hill, who completed 14 of 18 passes for 98 yards with two touchdowns and ran for 154 yards and a score.

#box

The Wolf Pack (4-8, 3-5 Mountain West) led by seven at halftime and scored with 2:42 left in the game, but failed on a 2-point try and BYU ran the clock out to win it. Brandon Wimberly caught 10 passes for 117 yards, including a 4-yard TD strike late in the fourth quarter to narrow the gap.

BYU running back Jamaal Williams rushed for 219 yards with a 66-yard touchdown 32 seconds into the second quarter. He had 188 rushing yards in the second half.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Photos

Related links

Most recent Sports stories

Related topics

BYU CougarsSports
Associated Press

    SIGN UP FOR THE KSL.COM NEWSLETTER

    Catch up on the top news and features from KSL.com, sent weekly.
    By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to KSL.com's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

    KSL Weather Forecast

    e