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Looking at the stats it is very hard to predict what might happen in Friday's showdown in Logan, UT. Utah St.'s passing game pushes them above BYU right? Well what about BYU's rushing game, it's much better than Utah St.'s right? You'd be correct in both cases. This game is as confusing to predict as any other game BYU might play this season. Why? Because their stats so closely mirror each others. But the best way to decipher the code is to look at the opponents they've both played this season: Utah.
Utah St. vs. Utah
In the season opener, Utah St. put up a valiant effort and almost upset the Utes in Salt Lake City, but ultimately fell short. Here is a brief rundown of how Utah St.'s offense, defense, and quarterback did against Utah. (Stats courtesy of ESPN.com).
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