Brigham Young 47, Houston 46

Date - Saturday, October 19, 2013 3:30 PM
Location - Reliant Stadium
Attendance - 33115

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Brigham Young 24 10 0 13 47
Houston 21 17 2 6 46

Recap


Brigham Young 47, Houston 46: Skyler Ridley's 11-yard scoring reception with 1:08 remaining handed Tony Levine's team its first loss of the season in a high-scoring affair at Reliant Stadium.

Taysom Hill (128) became the first player to rush for 100 yards against Houston this season and had a career-high 417 passing yards for Brigham Young (5-2). Cody Hoffman finished with 156 yards receiving and contributed to Brigham Young's 13 points in the fourth quarter with a 25-yard score.

Thomas Bates picked off two passes and Deontay Greenbery had a pair of receiving touchdowns for Houston (5-1). John O'Korn threw for 363 yards and three scores, but the freshman was picked off three times and threw a crucial interception late in the game.

Houston's defense recorded the only points in the third quarter on a safety by Derrick Mathews and the offense grabbed a 46-41 lead after O'Korn hit Greenberry for a 10-yard score with 5:20 remaining in the game. Ridley's score gave Brigham Young the late lead and an interception by Alani Fua prevented a comeback.

Brigham Young and Houston combined for 45 points in the first quarter alone and 701 yards of offense in the first half. Demarcus Ayers had Houston's first points of the game with a 95-yard kick return and Mathews returned an interception 29 yards for a score in the first quarter.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Houston has forced multiple turnovers in 14 straight games dating back to 2012. ... Hoffman set the Brigham Young record for career receptions (222) with his first catch of the game and later tied the school receiving touchdowns record of 30 set by Austin Collie. ... Mathews' safety in the third quarter was Houston's first since 1992.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 14:05
Brigham Young   TD  Houston 0 - Brigham Young 7
1st Quarter - 10:03
Brigham Young   FG  Houston 0 - Brigham Young 10
1st Quarter - 9:47
Houston   TD  Houston 7 - Brigham Young 10
1st Quarter - 8:10
Brigham Young   TD  Houston 7 - Brigham Young 17
1st Quarter - 7:02
Houston   TD  Houston 14 - Brigham Young 17
1st Quarter - 5:57
Houston   TD  Houston 21 - Brigham Young 17
1st Quarter - 3:13
Brigham Young   TD  Houston 21 - Brigham Young 24
2nd Quarter - 11:11
Houston   FG  Houston 24 - Brigham Young 24
2nd Quarter - 9:38
Houston   TD  Houston 31 - Brigham Young 24
2nd Quarter - 3:57
Brigham Young   TD  Houston 31 - Brigham Young 31
2nd Quarter - 1:31
Houston   TD  Houston 38 - Brigham Young 31
2nd Quarter - 0:00
Brigham Young   FG  Houston 38 - Brigham Young 34
3rd Quarter - 1:18
Houston   S  Houston 40 - Brigham Young 34
4th Quarter - 12:57
Brigham Young   TD  Houston 40 - Brigham Young 41
4th Quarter - 5:20
Houston   TD  Houston 46 - Brigham Young 41
4th Quarter - 1:08
Brigham Young   TD  Houston 46 - Brigham Young 47
TEAMS

Team Records

  Brigham Young Houston
W/L 5 - 2 - 0 5 - 1 - 0
Conference 0 - 0 - 0 2 - 0 - 0

Team Stats

  Brigham Young Houston
Score 47 46
First Downs 41 23
3rd Down Efficiency 7-for-21
33%
5-for-16
31%
4th Down Efficiency 1-for-2
50%
0-for-0
0%
Total Yards 681 483
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 71-264 29-48
Average/Rush 3.7 1.7
Passing
Comp-Att 29-44 31-47
Passing Yards 417 435
Average/Pass Play 8.0 8.7
Penalties-Yards 14-125 10-88
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 2-0
Interceptions Thrown 3 3
Time of Possession 33:57 26:03

PLAYER STATS

Brigham Young (5 - 2)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
T. Hill 29/44 417 4 3
Houston (5 - 1)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
J. O'Korn 29/45 363 3 3
G. Ward Jr. 2/2 72 1 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
T. Hill 34 128 3.8 0
J. Williams 17 83 4.9 2
A. Hine 12 55 4.6 0
A. Brown 3 6 2.0 0
P. Lasike 2 5 2.5 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
R. Jackson 14 61 4.4 0
K. Farrow 4 9 2.2 0
G. Ward Jr. 1 1 1.0 0
J. O'Korn 10 -23 -2.3 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
C. Hoffman 7 156 22.3 1
S. Ridley 8 106 13.2 1
M. Mathews 4 68 17.0 0
R. Apo 4 41 10.2 2
K. Friel 1 24 24.0 0
J. Falslev 4 21 5.2 0
P. Lasike 1 1 1.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
D. Spencer 7 186 26.6 1
X. Maxwell 5 136 27.2 1
D. Greenberry 11 68 6.2 2
L. McDuffey 3 31 10.3 0
R. Jackson 3 15 5.0 0
K. Farrow 2 -1 -0.5 0