The game was tied at halftime, and tied after 3 quarters, but the Beavers blew the game open in the 4th. Fueled by 3 Riley Nelson interceptions, Oregon State ended up cruising to victory, effectively spoiling BYU's homecoming blackout.
What was expected by most to be a defensive showdown quickly became anything but. The Beavers racked up 450 total yards and 6 touchdowns on what had been a top-5 Cougar defense. The BYU offense also came alive, tallying nearly 400 yards, 3 TDs and a field goal. Here's a look back at our keys to the game, to see what went right and wrong for the Cougars.