Utah State at Colorado State

Utah St. 31, Colorado St. 19

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - Jamal Jackson threw three touchdown passes and Appalachian State scored 34 consecutive points to erase a 10-point deficit and defeat Chattanooga 34-17 Saturday night.

Turnovers put the Mountaineers (2-2, 1-1 Southern Conference) in a 10-0 first-quarter hole. Jackson was sacked by Davis Tull at his 8 and fumbled. Jacob Huesman found Marlon Anthony on a 7-yard scoring pass for the Mocs (1-3, 0-1) two plays later.

Chaz Moore intercepted Jackson on Appalachian State's next possession and returned it 42 yards to set up a field goal.

It was all Mountaineers after that. Jackson hit Steven Miller for a 35-yard score 32 seconds before halftime for a 10-10 tie.

In the fourth quarter, Jackson found Sean Price for touchdowns of 36 and 14 yards, and Brandon Grier returned an interception for a 70-yard score.

The Mountaineers, who lost to The Citadel last week, haven't lost two straight conference games since 2002.

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Scoring Summary
UTAHSTKerwynn Williams 26 yd run (Josh Thompson kick)
UTAHSTJosh Thompson 20 yd FG
UTAHSTMatt Austin 1 yd pass from Chuckie Keeton (Josh Thompson kick)
COLOSTJared Roberts 28 yd FG
COLOSTJared Roberts 31 yd FG
UTAHSTKerwynn Williams 58 yd run (Josh Thompson kick)
COLOSTDominique Vinson 4 yd pass from Garrett Grayson (failed 2pt pass)
UTAHSTJoe Hill 15 yd run (Josh Thompson kick)
COLOSTMarquise Law 29 yd pass from Garrett Grayson (Jared Roberts kick)
 
Team Stats
 UTAHSTCOLOST
First Downs2418
Third Down Efficiency10-178-19
Fourth Down Efficiency1-12-2
Plays-Net Yards71-44074-331
Rushes-Yds41-26234-107
Passing Yds178224
Kick Return Yds5518
Punt Return Yds91
Passes23-30-222-40-0
Punts3-1417-307
Fumbles-Lost2-10-0
Penalties-Yds5-684-37
Time of Poss.31:428:56
 
Individual Stats
RUSHING
UTAHST: Kerwynn Williams 21-205, Chuckie Keeton 12-38, Joe Hill 2-16, Robert Marshall 3-8, Team 3--5
COLOST: Tommey Morris 8-76, Chris Nwoke 6-17, Joe Hansley 3-15, Kivon Cartwright 1-8, Joe Brown 6-4, Garrett Grayson 10--13
PASSING
UTAHST: Chuckie Keeton 23-30-178-2
COLOST: Garrett Grayson 22-40-224-0
RECEIVING
UTAHST: Matt Austin 6-75, Travis Van Leeuwen 4-37, Kerwynn Williams 3-22, Kellen Bartlett 3-21, Joe Hill 2--2, Cameron Webb 1-10, Travis Reynolds 1-7, Chuck Jacobs 1-6, Bruce Natson 1-3, Devonta Glover-Wright 1--1
COLOST: Charles Lovett 7-64, Marquise Law 4-76, Joe Hansley 3-35, Thomas Coffman 2-19, Dominique Vinson 2-5, Kivon Cartwright 1-9, Crockett Gillmore 1-7, Tommey Morris 1-5, Chris Nwoke 1-4
 
Standings
TeamStandingsConferenceOverall
Utah State1st Mountain West Mountain7-18-5
Colorado State3rd Mountain West Mountain5-37-6

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