Brigham Young 38, Georgia Tech 20

Date - Saturday, October 12, 2013 7:00 PM
Location - Lavell Edwards Stadium
Attendance - 60320

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Georgia Tech 7 6 0 7 20
Brigham Young 14 10 0 14 38

Recap


Brigham Young 38, Georgia Tech 20: Taysom Hill passed for 244 yards and a touchdown and also rushed for a score as the host Cougars downed the Yellow Jackets.

Jamaal Williams rushed for a touchdown and Cody Hoffman had a scoring reception as Brigham Young (4-2) won its third consecutive game. Alani Fua added a 51-yard interception return score as the Cougars sent Georgia Tech (3-3) to its third straight defeat.

Vad Lee scored on a 2-yard run for the Yellow Jackets but struggled for most of the contest. The sophomore quarterback was 7-for-20 for 133 yards and rushed for 41 yards on 21 attempts before being pulled.

Hill connected with Hoffman on a 45-yard scoring play in the opening quarter and Williams’ 2-yard run gave BYU a 14-7 edge with 5:47 left in the stanza. Hill’s 1-yard run pushed the Cougars’ lead to 24-10 with 4:53 left in the half before Georgia Tech’s Harrison Butker kicked a 44-yard field goal with 59 seconds left.

Fua’s interception return essentially iced the contest with 11:01 remaining. Algernon Brown added a 15-yard scoring run with 3:11 left to stretch the lead to 38-13.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Hoffman caught five passes to tie the school record of 221 held by Dennis Pitta and the touchdown reception was his 29th, tying Eric Drage for second in that category. … The Yellow Jackets rushed for 242 yards, 58 below their average. … Hill has thrown four touchdown passes over the past two games after having just one in BYU’s first four contests.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 10:26
Brigham Young   TD  Brigham Young 7 - Georgia Tech 0
1st Quarter - 7:30
Georgia Tech   TD  Brigham Young 7 - Georgia Tech 7
1st Quarter - 5:47
Brigham Young   TD  Brigham Young 14 - Georgia Tech 7
2nd Quarter - 13:32
Georgia Tech   FG  Brigham Young 14 - Georgia Tech 10
2nd Quarter - 8:44
Brigham Young   FG  Brigham Young 17 - Georgia Tech 10
2nd Quarter - 4:53
Brigham Young   TD  Brigham Young 24 - Georgia Tech 10
2nd Quarter - 0:59
Georgia Tech   FG  Brigham Young 24 - Georgia Tech 13
4th Quarter - 11:01
Brigham Young   TD  Brigham Young 31 - Georgia Tech 13
4th Quarter - 3:11
Brigham Young   TD  Brigham Young 38 - Georgia Tech 13
4th Quarter - 0:53
Georgia Tech   TD  Brigham Young 38 - Georgia Tech 20
TEAMS

Team Records

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

Team Stats

  Georgia Tech Brigham Young
Score 20 38
First Downs 18 26
3rd Down Efficiency 10-for-20
50%
3-for-10
30%
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-1
0%
0-for-0
0%
Total Yards 400 433
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 52-237 42-189
Average/Rush 4.6 4.5
Passing
Comp-Att 11-24 19-27
Passing Yards 163 244
Average/Pass Play 6.0 8.1
Penalties-Yards 10-76 8-60
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 1-0
Interceptions Thrown 1 0
Time of Possession 36:43 23:17

PLAYER STATS

Georgia Tech (3 - 3)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
V. Lee 7/20 133 0 1
J. Thomas 4/4 30 1 0
Brigham Young (4 - 2)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
T. Hill 19/27 244 1 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
M. Connors 1 55 55.0 0
V. Lee 21 41 2.0 1
R. Godhigh 4 37 9.2 0
D. Sims 6 28 4.7 0
Z. Laskey 7 22 3.1 0
J. Thomas 5 15 3.0 0
C. Perkins 3 13 4.3 0
D. Hill 1 11 11.0 0
M. Summers 1 8 8.0 0
B. Snoddy 2 7 3.5 0
S. Days 1 0 0.0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
J. Williams 17 86 5.1 1
T. Hill 15 65 4.3 1
A. Brown 3 24 8.0 1
J. Falslev 1 9 9.0 0
A. Hine 4 7 1.8 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
R. Godhigh 3 52 17.3 0
M. Summers 1 49 49.0 0
D. Waller 2 26 13.0 0
D. Smelter 3 26 8.7 0
S. Days 1 5 5.0 0
D. Hill 1 5 5.0 1
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
C. Hoffman 5 99 19.8 1
J. Falslev 6 69 11.5 0
M. Mathews 1 19 19.0 0
D. Mahina 2 17 8.5 0
S. Ridley 2 15 7.5 0
B. Thompson 1 14 14.0 0
J. Williams 2 11 5.5 0