Mays runs for 3 TDs, Utah State runs over Weber State, 45-6
LOGAN, Utah (AP) Devante Mays rushed for 208 yards and scored three touchdowns in a span of 15 minutes to power Utah State to a 45-6 victory over Weber State in the season-opener for both schools Thursday night.
Mays had a pair of 18-yard scoring runs in the first quarter and opened the second with a 66-yard dash for a touchdown that made it 21-0.
Weber State got on the board late in the first half when Treshawn Garrett scored from a yard out, but the two-point conversion attempt was picked off in the end zone.
LaJuan Hunt and Tonny Lindsey each ran for second-half touchdowns and Justen Hervey capped the scoring with an 80-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter.
Utah State amassed 428 yards on the ground on 44 carries.
Garrett led the Wildcats with 96 yards on 22 carries, but Weber State managed just 108 yards on 41 carries.