Utah State Post-Game Notes - USU at BYU - Sept. 30, 2011
Sept. 30, 2011
PROVO, Utah -
-- Junior RB Robert Turbin's 80-yard first-quarter TD was his fourth-career TD run over 50+ yards and the second-longest of his career behind the 96-yarder at Utah in 2009.
-- Turbin now has 30 career rushing TD's, taking over sole possession of the No. 3 spot on USU's Career Rushing list, breaking a tie with Tom Larscheid (1959-61) and are the most by an Aggie since Demario Brown (1996-99) had 37.
-- Turbin also passed Lascheid's 2,206 career rushing yards, and now has 2,285 with his 123 yards Friday.
-- Turbin now has at least one rushing TD in last nine games played.
-- Friday was Turbin's third-straight 100-yard game and 11th of his career, one of 14 active players in FBS with at least 10 career 100-yards games.
-- Senior LB Bobby Wagner's game-high 11 tackles Friday was his fourth-straight double-digit tackle outing and his 18th career game with double-figure stops.
-- Turbin's third-quarter TD catch was his first TD reception for a score this season and was the eighth of his career.
-- Junior RB/KR Kerwynn Williams became the WAC's Career Kick Return Yardage record holder, passing UTEP's Cedric Johnson (1993-96), who had 2,782 yards... Williams now has 2,800 career kick return yards.
-- Williams now has 3,737 career all-purpose yards with his 137 Friday.
-- Senior LB Bobby Wagner started for the 31st-straight game, as well as his 36th career start overall, leading USU in both departments.
-- Senior OL Philip Gapelu made his 27th-consecutive start and 32nd of his career, ranking second in both areas.
-- Junior RB Robert Turbin started for the 27th time of his career, but fourth since the 2009 season-finale after missing the entire 2010 season with an injury.
-- The Aggies scored first for the fourth time this season, and are now 1-3 on the year.
-- Senior WR Stanley Morrison's second-quarter catch gives him at least one reception in 28-straight games, which leads the WAC.
-- Freshman QB Chuckie Keeton's second-quarter TD pass was his third of the season after throwing TD passing the Weber State game on Sept. 10... Keeton's third-quarter TD toss to Turbin was his second multi-TD game of his career.
-- Senior WR Eric Moats' second-quarter TD catch was his first of the season and third of his career... Moats had one TD catch in 2009, one in 2010 and now one in 2011... Moats now has a catch in all four games this season and 25 of 27 career games played.
-- USU led at the half for the third time this season and is now 0-3 when leading at the break.
-- Sophomore PK Josh Thompson's fourth-quarter FG was his fourth of both the season and his career, now with field goals of 34, 41, 39 and now 21 Friday.
-- Friday was the first time this season that USU had fewer yards of total offense.
-- It was the second time this season in four games that the Aggies did not have any turnovers.
-- Friday was also the first time that USU did not have five rushing TD's.
-- Friday's attendance of 63,513 was larger than LaVell Edwards Stadium's capacity of 64,470, and was USU's second-straight road game played in front of at least 60,000 (85,245 at Auburn on Sept. 3). It was the Aggies' fifth road game in last seven to have at least 32,000 fans.
-- USU is now: