BYU football: Cougars snatch last-minute win over Tulsa
By Jay Drew
The Salt Lake Tribune
Published Dec 30, 2011 04:34PM MDT
Dallas • Never have the BYU Cougars been so happy to say, hear and talk about the primary color of their most hated rival.
After yelling “red alert, red alert” in what BYU calls the blue zone — inside an opponent’s 20-yard line — to let his teammates know he was not going to spike the ball to kill the clock with fewer than 20 seconds remaining, quarterback Riley Nelson delivered what will surely be one of the most memorable plays in Cougar football history.
Nelson faked the spike, scrambled just...
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