Bryan Kariya

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.

Key call

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

Up next


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.