In a back and forth contest at Maverik Stadium, it was Jordan Love and the Utah State offense that made just enough plays to knock off Air Force in the Mountain West Conference opener for both teams on Saturday night.
Freshman Josh Davis ran for 218 yards and two touchdowns, including a 95-yard gallop in the first quarter, and Weber State breezed to a 45-28 victory over Northern Colorado in Big Sky Conference action on Saturday night.
Lopini Katoa ran for 64 yards and two touchdowns, and Tanner Mangum completed 15 passes for 118 yards and a score to help No. 25 BYU pull away from FCS foe McNeese State, 30-3 Saturday evening at LaVell Edwards Stadium.
Roni Jones-Perry put down a match-high 12 kills with just one error, and Madelyn Robinson and McKenna Miller added six kills apiece to lift the top-ranked Cougars to a 25-10, 25-14, 25-13 sweep of Saint Mary’s to keep its undefeated season alive.
The high powered offense of the Hunter Wolverines continued their winning streak over local rival Granger Lancers. Hunter's defense held their ground late and secured the homecoming night win. Junior quarterback DaiSean Cash threw four touchdowns.
On American Fork’s first defensive play of homecoming night against rival Lone Peak, cornerback Stockton Bramwell made an interception. On the Cavemen’s first offensive play from scrimmage, quarterback Boone Abbott ran for a 49-yard touchdown.