No. 9 Boise State beats Utah State 50-14

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Kellen Moore threw three touchdown passes, ran for another and No. 9 Boise State bounced back from a loss that ended its BCS hopes, beating Utah State 50-14 Saturday in its Western Athletic Conference farewell.The Broncos quickly erased any doubts about their ability to rebound after last week’s crushing defeat at the hands of Nevada. Linebacker Derrell Acrey returned an interception 31 yards for a touchdown on Utah State’s first play from scrimmage.Minutes later, Moore capped a short drive with a 12-yard TD pass to tight end Kyle Efaw, and a 2-point conversion gave Boise State a 15-0 lead just seven minutes into the game.The victory gave the Broncos (11-1, 7-1 WAC) a share of the conference title with Nevada and Hawaii. It also set the Broncos up for a postseason trip to either the MAACO Bowl in Las Vegas against No. 21 Utah or a trip to the Fight Hunger Bowl in San Francisco.Utah State (4-8, 2-6) rushed for 250 yards, but had just 41 yards through the air in losing to the Broncos for the 10th straight time.

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