BYU preserved the 37-10 victory over MTSU as neither team scored in the fourth quarter. The Cougars held the Blue Raiders scoreless over the last three quarters.
With just over 12 minutes left in the game, Taysom Hill threw a pass that went off Paul Lasike’s hands and was picked off by MTSU’s John Kelly deep in BYU territory. On the next play, Blue Raider QB Logan Kilgore threw a fade to the right corner of the endzone that was intercepted by S Daniel Sorensen.
Austin Grammer took over at quarterback for MTSU and led the Blue Raiders to the BYU 7-yard line with just over five minutes left. The drive stalled when the Blue Raiders failed to convert on fourth and one from the BYU 6-yard line.
Ammon Olson came in at quarterback for the Cougars for the last five minutes of the game. BYU ran out the clock behind six straight carries for 48 yards by freshman RB Algernon Brown.