Utah State Extended its Home Winning Streak to 11 Games

By EFN Staff
Published: 10/04/2015

Utah State 33 Colorado State 18

Utah State extended its home winning streak to 11 games with a win over Mountain West foe Colorado State. The Aggies averaged 6.6 yards per rush and compiled 298 running yards in the win.

Player of the game

  • Utah State quarterback Kent Myers accounted for 328 of the Aggies’ 435 yards of total offense. Myers was 12-for-21 passing for 137 yards, and he ran the ball 16 times for 191 yards (11.9 average). 

Key stats

  • Kent Myers is 6-1 as the Aggies starting quarterback.
  • Colorado State receiver Rashard Higgins caught 10 passes for 114 yards and his fourth touchdown of the season.
  • Rams quarterback Nick Stevens ran for his first career touchdown, a 15-yard rush in the fourth quarter.
  • Utah State kicker Brock Warren connected on 3-of-3 field goals, including a career-long 40-yard attempt.
  • The teams combined to be penalized 24 times for 235 yards.
  • The game featured a 32-minute weather delay due to lightning in the area.

Key play

  • Myers scrambled for a 26-yard touchdown run with under 2 minutes left in the first half to give the Aggies a 17-10 lead. Utah State never trailed again for the remainder of the game.

Up next

  • Colorado State vs. Boise State (10/10)
  • Utah State vs. Fresno State (10/10)