Boxscore
Brigham Young 41, Georgia Tech 17
Saturday, October 27, 2012 3:00 PM
Location - Bobby Dodd Stadium
Attendance - 50103

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Brigham Young 7 17 7 10 41
Georgia Tech 7 7 3 0 17

Recap


BYU 41, Georgia Tech 17:
Freshman Jamaal Williams rushed for three scores and caught a touchdown pass, and the visiting Cougars stifled the Yellow Jackets’ running game to snap a two-game losing streak.

Williams scored on rushes of 6 yards in the first quarter, 1 yard in the second and 1 yard in the third. His final touchdown, a 39-yard run after catching Riley Nelson’s shovel pass on the opening play of the fourth, gave BYU (5-4) a 38-17 advantage. Williams finished with 107 yards rushing and 54 yards receiving.

Georgia Tech (3-5) entered the game ranked third in the nation with an average of 339 rushing yards. The BYU defense, ranked eighth nationally against the rush, held the Yellow Jackets to just 117 yards on the ground, 157 total yards and 0-for-10 on third down.

The Yellow Jackets pulled within 21-14 on Jamal Golden’s 97-yard kickoff return for a touchdown with 4:31 left in the first half. Georgia Tech scored its first touchdown on Isaiah Johnson’s 22-yard interception return with 6:06 left in the first quarter.

Nelson finished 19-for-28 for 204 yards and rushed for a touchdown. Georgia Tech quarterback Tevin Washington finished 1-for-5 passing for 9 yards and rushed five times for 10 yards.

GAME NOTEBOOK: The Cougars had lost four of their previous six. The Yellow Jackets have lost four of their past five. … Golden’s kickoff return was Georgia Tech’s first for a touchdown since October 1998 against Maryland. … Washington surpassed 5,000 career yards of total offense.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 9:36
Brigham Young   TD  Georgia Tech 0 - Brigham Young 7
1st Quarter - 6:06
Georgia Tech   TD  Georgia Tech 7 - Brigham Young 7
2nd Quarter - 14:56
Brigham Young   TD  Georgia Tech 7 - Brigham Young 14
2nd Quarter - 4:46
Brigham Young   TD  Georgia Tech 7 - Brigham Young 21
2nd Quarter - 4:31
Georgia Tech   TD  Georgia Tech 14 - Brigham Young 21
2nd Quarter - 0:30
Brigham Young   FG  Georgia Tech 14 - Brigham Young 24
3rd Quarter - 3:43
Brigham Young   TD  Georgia Tech 14 - Brigham Young 31
3rd Quarter - 0:21
Georgia Tech   FG  Georgia Tech 17 - Brigham Young 31
4th Quarter - 14:50
Brigham Young   TD  Georgia Tech 17 - Brigham Young 38
4th Quarter - 6:59
Brigham Young   FG  Georgia Tech 17 - Brigham Young 41
TEAMS

Team Records

  Brigham Young Georgia Tech
W/L 5 - 4 - 0 3 - 5 - 0
Conference 0 - 1 - 0 2 - 3 - 0

Team Stats

  Brigham Young Georgia Tech
Score 41 17
First Downs 22 12
3rd Down Efficiency 9-for-16
56%
0-for-10
0%
4th Down Efficiency 1-for-1
100%
1-for-1
100%
Total Yards 411 157
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 46-183 35-117
Average/Rush 4.0 3.3
Passing
Comp-Att 20-29 4-12
Passing Yards 228 40
Average/Pass Play 7.6 3.1
Penalties-Yards 7-67 2-16
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 1-0
Interceptions Thrown 1 1
Time of Possession 38:59 21:01

PLAYER STATS

Brigham Young (5 - 4)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
R. Nelson 19/28 204 1 1
J. Lark 1/1 24 0 0
Georgia Tech (3 - 5)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
V. Lee 3/7 31 0 0
T. Washington 1/5 9 0 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
J. Williams 28 107 3.8 3
J. Falslev 3 32 10.7 0
P. Lasike 4 18 4.5 0
R. Nelson 7 17 2.4 1
I. Pritchard 2 12 6.0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
D. Sims 11 32 2.9 0
O. Smith 6 31 5.2 0
R. Godhigh 2 25 12.5 0
V. Lee 5 14 2.8 0
T. Washington 5 10 2.0 0
Z. Laskey 3 6 2.0 0
B. Snoddy 1 0 0.0 0
B. Bostic 2 -1 -0.5 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
C. Hoffman 7 69 9.9 0
R. Apo 3 55 18.3 0
J. Williams 3 54 18.0 1
S. Ridley 1 24 24.0 0
J. Falslev 3 12 4.0 0
K. Friel 2 10 5.0 0
M. Mathews 1 4 4.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
O. Smith 2 21 10.5 0
J. Moore 1 11 11.0 0
B. Bostic 1 8 8.0 0
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