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Recap - Cougars Defeat Arizona 24-16

Arizona was unable to slow down Neil Pau'u, who produced 126 receiving yards as the Cougars defeated the Wildcats 24-16 on Saturday.

Bettors who backed the Cougars were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of -13.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 54.0.

Tyler Allgeier rushed for 94 yards, while Jaren Hall added 36 yards in the win. Neil Pau'u and Keanu Hill added 126 and 22 receiving yards respectively.

Michael Wiley rushed for 64 yards for Arizona, while Drake Anderson added 35 yards. Gunner Cruz threw for 336 yards for the Wildcats, while receivers Stanley Berryhill III and Michael Wiley had 102 and 66 yards respectively.

BYU lost the offensive yardage battle to Arizona 426-368 yards in Saturday's game. Arizona had more first downs as that total ended up 27-18.

Arizona led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:07-28:53 split in that important category.

BYU heads into a 2 battle against Utah. Arizona, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Diego State.