BYU quarterback Zach Wilson was the victim of some unprovoked cheap shots on Saturday. USA TODAY NETWORK

BYU and Coastal Carolina got into a fight right before halftime of their game on Saturday.

BYU was leading 14-13 and attempted a deep bomb before halftime. Zach Wilson’s pass was intercepted, and the Chanticleers used that as an opportunity to beat up on the quarterback. Look at the blocking they did on Wilson:

BYU did not appreciate its quarterback getting beat up like that, and a bit of a fight between the teams broke out.

This game was scheduled late in the week after Liberty dropped out because of COVID issues, so BYU took its place. Both teams entered the game 9-0, making it a real blockbuster. It’s no surprise tensions were high in a game of Mormons vs. mullets.

This article first appeared on Larry Brown Sports and was syndicated with permission.

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