BYU, Weber State football: Scoring summary

Published: Saturday, Sept. 8 2012 9:00 p.m. MDT

Brigham Young Cougars running back Paul Lasike (33) runs as Brigham Young University defeats Weber State University in football 45-13 Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, in Provo, Utah.

Tom Smart, Deseret News

BYU football: Cougars take care of business against Weber State

Player of the game

Cody Hoffman

Hauled in seven catches for 115 yards, including a 37-yard touchdown reception, after missing most of the season-opener with a bruised quad.

By the numbers

8: BYU has held eight consecutive opponents in a row to less than 300 yards of total offense. Weber State only managed 254 yards.


"We had three rushing touchdowns by quarterbacks today, and none by the quote-unquote runner."

Riley Nelson on play of backup quarterbacks.

Up next

At Utah

When: Saturday, Sept. 15, 8 p.m.

TV: ESPN2 Radio: 1160AM, 700AM

Update: Utah lost to USU, 27-20 (OT)

Weber St.. . .0. . .0. . .6. . .7. . .—. . .13

BYU. . .7. . .14. . .10. . .14. . .—. . .45

First quarter

BYU (3:19): Cody Hoffman 37-yard pass from Riley Nelson (Riley Stephenson kick)

9 plays, 90 yards, 3:37

KEY PLAY: Nelson found Hoffman on a third down for a 21-yard completion.

Second quarter

BYU (13:12): Taysom Hill 2-yard run (Stephenson kick)

4 plays, 49 yards, 1:40

KEY PLAY: Alex Kuresa got to the 1-yard line with a 27-yard pass from Nelson.

BYU (4:15): Michael Alisa 8-yard run (Stephenson kick)

8 plays, 72 yards, 3:47

KEY PLAY: On third-and-1, Nelson found Richard Wilson for 32 yards and the first down.

Third quarter

BYU (8:42): Kaneakua Friel 2-yard pass from James Lark (Stephenson kick)

3 plays, 42 yards, 1:03

KEY PLAY: JD Falslev broke away from the pack for a 53-yard gain.

WSU (4:49): Josh Booker 1-yard run (kick blocked)

9 plays, 75 yards, 3:53

KEY PLAY: Josh Booker gained 39 yards on the drive, including a rush for 23 yards.

BYU (0:12): Stephenson 33-yard field goal

11 plays, 50 yards, 4:29

KEY PLAY: Lark hit Austin Holt for a 13-yard reception.

Fourth quarter

BYU (13:10): Lark 6-yard run (Stephenson kick)

3 plays, 23 yards, 0:51

KEY PLAY: David Foote set up the score with rushes of 9 and 8 yards.

BYU (3:34): Hill 1-yard run (Stephenson kick)

7 plays, 66 yards, 2:23

KEY PLAY: Hill rushed three times and completed an 18-yard pass to Devin Mahina to keep the drive moving.

WSU (0:50): Kris Parham 1-yard run (Shan Mcclain kick)

7 plays, 77 yards, 2:44

KEY PLAY: Jordan Adamczyk connected with Case Nakamura for a 39-yard reception.

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