BYU football: Boise State's Chris Petersen says he would have gone for 2-point conversion

Published: Saturday, Sept. 22 2012 12:00 a.m. MDT

Our Take: While fans on Twitter and elsewhere lambasted BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall for his decision to attempt a 2-point conversion late in Thursday's 7-6 loss to Boise State, opposing coach Chris Petersen did not share their assessment, as he told Idaho Statesman reporter Chad Cripe:

Here are some additional notes and quotes on Boise States 7-6 defeat of BYU on Thursday night at Bronco Stadium:

(Coach Chris Petersen) On BYUs two-point decision: "I would have done the same thing. I would have been surprised had they not."

Read more about Boise State coach Chris Petersen's reaction to beating BYU on Idaho Statesman.

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