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1976 Season Stats
Series History
1st2nd3rd4thFinal
Utah State077014
BYU72171045


Scoring Summary
FIRST QUARTER
TDJeff Blanc 5 yard run (Dave Taylor kick)70
SECOND QUARTER
TDJohn VanDerWouden 19 yard pass from Gifford Nielsen (Dave Taylor kick)140
TDMike Chronister 6 yard pass from Gifford Nielsen (Dave Taylor kick)210
TDRoger Gourley 22 yard pass from Gifford Nielsen (Dave Taylor kick)280
TDKory Coles 17 yard pass from Keith Myers (Tom Mayes kick)287
THIRD QUARTER
TDTodd Christensen 23 yard pass from Gifford Nielsen (Dave Taylor kick)357
TDPaul Tidwell 2 yard run (Tom Mayes kick)3514
FOURTH QUARTER
TDDave Lowry 29 yard pass from Gifford Nielsen (Dave Taylor kick)4214
FGDave Taylor 29 yard field goal4514
Team Stats
BYUUSU
1st Downs3219
    Rushing 1st Downs95
    Passing 1st Downs2110
    Penalty24
Rushing16215
    Rushing Attempts4332
    Yards Gained Rushing195105
    Yards Lost Rushing3390
    TDs Rushing11
Passing509267
    Passes Attempted5841
    Passes Completed3419
    Intercepted24
    TDs Passing51
    Pass Efficiency153.8989.58
    Pass Efficiency Differential64.31-64.31
Total Offensive Plays10173
Total Net Yards671282
    Average Gain Per Play6.643.86
Fumbles - Lost2 - 14 - 3
Penalties - Yards9 - 1006 - 52
Interceptions - Yards4 - 652 - 0
Punts - Yards3 - 1197 - 277
    Average Per Punt39.6739.57
Punt Returns - Yards3 - 281 - 0
Kickoff Returns - Yards2 - 313 - 55
Game Info
StadiumCougar Stadium
LocationProvo, Utah
DateOct 23, 1976
Attendance24,074
WeatherFair
ConferenceBYU: Western Athletic
USU: Independent
Head CoachBYU: LaVell Edwards
USU: Bruce Snyder




BYU Scoring
TDFGXP2ptDXPSafPoints
Dave Taylor0160009
Jeff Blanc1000006
Todd Christensen1000006
Mike Chronister1000006
Roger Gourley1000006
Dave Lowry1000006
John VanDerWouden1000006
TOTALS61600045
Utah State Scoring
TDFGXP2ptDXPSafPoints
Paul Tidwell1000006
Kory Coles1000006
Tom Mayes0020002
TOTALS20200014
BYU Passing
C-Att-IntYardsY/ALngTDSackEffic
Gifford Nielsen28-48-24689.8445166.28
Terry McEwen6-10-0414.121094.44
TOTALS34-58-25098.84450153.89
Utah State Passing
C-Att-IntYardsY/ALngTDSackEffic
Keith Myers14-29-21756.039196.55
Eric Hipple5-11-2928.451079.35
Paul Tippetts0-1-000.0000.00
TOTALS19-41-42676.5511089.58
BYU Rushing
NoGainLossNetAvgLngTD
Jeff Blanc18769673.7111
Dave Lowry6580589.7170
Todd Christensen6210213.570
Roy Ward3120124.070
Robbie Kahuanui17077.070
Roger Gourley15055.050
Terry McEwen14044.040
Dan Van Valkenburg36510.350
Gifford Nielsen4619-13-3.240
TOTALS43195331623.8171
Utah State Rushing
NoGainLossNetAvgLngTD
Dan Cox9320323.6160
Cutts2100105.080
Eric Hipple72515101.490
Greg Daly17077.070
Gary Wolz25052.550
Steve Smith14044.040
Paul Tidwell24042.021
Rick Parros10000.000
Keith Myers121875-57-4.8100
TOTALS3710590150.4161
BYU Receiving
NoYdsAvgLngTD
Mike Chronister918220.2441
Todd Christensen56713.4231
Jay Miller4358.8130
John VanDerWouden36822.7201
Tod Thompson35016.7260
Dave Lowry3155.0151
Roger Gourley22814.0221
Jeff Blanc2136.570
Lloyd Eldredge12121.0210
Brian Billick11616.0160
George Harris11414.0140
TOTALS3450915.0445
Utah State Receiving
NoYdsAvgLngTD
Kory Coles711216.0511
Greg Daly45413.5360
Paul Tippetts24422.0390
Steve Smith2189.0110
Ron Robinson2126.090
Rick Parros12020.0200
Dan Cox177.070
TOTALS1926714.1511
BYU Interceptions
NoYdsTD
Larry Miller1290
Ross Varner1170
Marc Swenson190
Craig Jensen190
TOTALS4640
Utah State Interceptions
NoYdsTD
Curt Nading100
Tom Richert100
TOTALS200
BYU Defense
TACKLESMISC
TotalSoloAstSacksTFL/YPBUFFQBH
Rod Wood64200/201
Tony Hernandez55000/000
Bill Rice43131/003
Ron Velasco43100/100
Steve Dewey42210/001
Marc Swenson33000/000
Craig Jensen33000/100
Mark Berntsen32100/000
Mark Terranova32100/000
Kip Apostol21100/000
Dana Wilgar21100/100
Reed Brown20200/000
Larry Miller20200/000
Ross Varner11010/100
Mekeli Ieremia11050/011
Marcus Kanahele10101/000
Gary Kama10100/000
Blake Murdock10100/100
Gary Peterson10100/001
Larry Tucker00000/010
TOTALS493118102/0727
Utah State Defense
TACKLESMISC
TotalSoloAstSacksTFL/YPBUFFQBH
Curt Nading108200/300
John Dodge105500/200
Joel Watson83500/001
Del Bunselmeier75201/003
Bob Fisher73400/000
Kelly Stroich61510/010
Tom Richert54101/010
Ron McCloud52300/200
Jim Hough42211/000
John O'Donnell41300/000
Mark Masson41300/200
Paul Stephenson33000/001
Rich Jones32100/001
Dave Spiker32100/000
Dave Niiro30300/000
Carter Spruill21100/102
Pat Wilson21100/100
Dan Elder20200/000
Greg Fultcher10100/000
Johnny Martin10100/000
TOTALS90444623/01128
BYU Kick Returns
NoYdsAvgLngTD
Dave Lowry23115.50
TOTALS23115.50
Utah State Kick Returns
NoYdsAvgLngTD
Dan Cox12020.00
Rick Parros11818.00
Ron McCloud11717.00
TOTALS35518.300
BYU Punt Returns
NoYdsAvgLngTD
Lynn Zwahlen2178.50
Mike Chronister11111.00
TOTALS3289.300
Utah State Punt Returns
NoYdsAvgLngTD
Curt Nading100.00
TOTALS100.00
BYU Kicking
FGPctLngXPPts
Dave Taylor1-0.0%296-69
TOTALS1-0.0%296-69
Utah State Kicking
FGPctLngXPPts
Tom Mayes0-0.0%02-22
TOTALS0-0.0%02-22
BYU Punting
NoYdsAvgLng
Dave Lowry311939.744
TOTALS311939.744
Utah State Punting
NoYdsAvgLng
John Dodge727739.645
TOTALS727739.645

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