Originally posted on TornBySports  |  Last updated 10/5/13
Here are my initial take-aways from tonight’s BYU vs. USU game: Quick Start: As a BYU fan I was a little nervous going into tonight’s game. When BYU won the coin toss and elected to defer I wondered what would happen if USU took the ball and scored on their first possession. Then Kyle Van Noy happened. His pick-six set the tone for the BYU defense and more importantly gave the offense a little wiggle room, which was needed a few minutes later. Career Night: It was an impressive night for the sophomore BYU quarterback. Taysom Hill set career highs for passing yards (278), passing touchdowns (3), and longest pass completed (60 yards). Many people forget that Taysom has yet to play a full season with the Cougars. Although we would all like his development to hasten, he is coming off serious knee surgery and learning a new offense. Tonight he had a solid game against the 22nd ranked defense in the country and, although the sample size was small, he outplayed Chuckie Keeton for the 2nd s...
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