Utah State at San Jose State

Keeton throws 3 TD passes in Utah State's win


SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) Chuckie Keeton threw three touchdown passes and ran for a score, and Nick Diaz kicked four field goals in Utah State's 40-12 victory over San Jose State on Friday night.

Joey DeMartino rushed for 120 yards to help the Aggies (3-2, 2-0 Mountain West) win their 12th straight in conference play, an ongoing school record, and their eighth consecutive road conference contest.

D.J. Tialavea, Keega Anderson and Brand Swindall caught touchdowns pass as Utah State beat the Spartans for the fifth straight time.

David Fales threw for 314 yards for the Spartans (1-3, 0-1), who lost their third straight following an opening victory. Jason Simpson ran for 48 yards and scored a touchdown.

Austin Lopez kicked a pair of field goals, extending his streak of consecutive field goals to 23, before missing from 42 yards out at the end of the first half, the sophomore's first career miss.

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Scoring Summary
UTAHSTD.J. Tialavea 3 yd pass from Chuckie Keeton (Nick Diaz kick)
SJSTAustin Lopez 31 yd FG
UTAHSTKeegan Andersen 5 yd pass from Chuckie Keeton (Nick Diaz kick)
UTAHSTNick Diaz 24 yd FG
UTAHSTNick Diaz 45 yd FG
SJSTAustin Lopez 26 yd FG
UTAHSTNick Diaz 24 yd FG
UTAHSTBrandon Swindall 17 yd pass from Chuckie Keeton (Nick Diaz kick)
SJSTJason Simpson 1 yd run (failed 2pt pass)
UTAHSTChuckie Keeton 9 yd run (Nick Diaz kick)
UTAHSTNick Diaz 21 yd FG
Team Stats
First Downs3228
Third Down Efficiency6-1610-20
Fourth Down Efficiency0-01-1
Plays-Net Yards93-52087-437
Passing Yds267336
Kick Return Yds5496
Punt Return Yds80
Time of Poss.36:3623:24
Individual Stats
UTAHST: Joey DeMartino 17-120, Chuckie Keeton 12-52, Robert Marshall 10-37, Joe Hill 9-30, Bruce Natson 1-14, Kennedy Williams 1-0
SJST: Jason Simpson 15-48, Jarrod Lawson 6-29, Osirius Burke 5-14, Blake Jurich 1-13, Alvin Jelks 2-11, David Fales 3-9, Chandler Jones 1-1, Shane Smith 1-0, Team 1--24
UTAHST: Chuckie Keeton 29-42-260-0, Craig Harrison 1-1-7-0
SJST: David Fales 25-48-314-2, Blake Jurich 3-4-22-1
UTAHST: Travis Reynolds 8-77, Brandon Swindall 5-79, Bruce Natson 5-34, Travis Van Leeuwen 4-30, D.J. Tialavea 3-12, Keegan Andersen 2-9, Ronald Butler 1-14, Lars Gunderson 1-7, Joey DeMartino 1-5
SJST: Chandler Jones 7-115, Jabari Carr 6-47, Kyle Nunn 5-85, Tim Crawley 3-40, Jason Simpson 2-4, Tyler Winston 1-25, Daniel Bradbury 1-8, Hansell Wilson 1-6, Alvin Jelks 1-4, Billy Freeman 1-2
Utah State6th Mountain West Mountain1-73-9
San Jose State3rd Mountain West West3-54-8

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