Player of the game
Bryan Kariya, BYU
With Harvey Unga out, sophomore filled in with 118 all-purpose yards. His 49-yard catch set up Y.'s first score.
Play of the game
On a third-and-goal from inside BYU's 1-yard line, the Cougar defense stopped Sooner quarterback Landry Jones on a quarterback sneak, forcing Oklahoma into settling for a field goal instead of a getting a touchdown that would have put the Sooners up by two scores.
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On a third-and-goal from the 7-yard line, BYU quarterback Max Hall knew Oklahoma expected a pass underneath to tight end Dennis Pitta. Instead, Hall went to wide receiver McKay Jacobson, who was open in the back of the end zone for the game-winner.
"Our intent was to play worthy of the opportunity, and I believe that they did that." — Bronco Mendenhall, BYU coach
When: Saturday, 10:30 a.m.
Where: New Orleans
TV: ESPN2 Radio: 1160AM, 102.7FM
Update: The Green Wave dropped its season opener on Friday, at home, 37-13 to Tulsa.