Player of the game BYU quarterback Riley Nelson was 25-of-36 passing for 285 yards, with two touchdowns. Turning point Jeff Tuel completed...

Player of the game

BYU quarterback Riley Nelson was 25-of-36 passing for 285 yards, with two touchdowns.

Turning point

Jeff Tuel completed 8 of 9 passes to start the game, but No. 10 was picked off by Uona Kaveinga after being tipped late in the first quarter. BYU scored on back-to-back touchdown passes to lead 14-0.

Key stats

WSU was held to minus-5 yards passing. Tuel was intercepted twice and sacked three times.

Remember when?

WSU didn’t score a touchdown. The last time a Mike Leach-coached team didn’t have a TD was more than six years ago, when Texas Tech lost 12-3 to TCU.

Cougars schedule
Date Opponent Time
Aug. 30 at BYU L, 30-6
Sept. 8 E. Wash. Noon
Sept. 14 at UNLV 6 p.m.
Sept. 22 Colorado TBA
Sept. 29 Oregon TBA
Oct. 6 at Oregon St. TBA
Oct. 13 California TBA
Oct. 27 at Stanford TBA
Nov. 3 at Utah TBA
Nov. 10 UCLA TBA
Nov. 17 at Arizona St. TBA
Nov. 23 Washington 12:30 p.m.