NCAA Game Summary - Southern Mississippi at Boise State|
(Thursday, September 27th)
Final Score: Boise State 38, Southern Mississippi 16
Boise, ID (Sports Network) - Ian Johnson amassed 111 yards on the ground and
found the end zone three times, as Boise State dropped Southern Mississippi,
Taylor Tharp threw for 307 yards and two scores for the Broncos (3-1), who
beat Wyoming 24-14 their last time out.
Johnson added three receptions for 80 yards, highlighted by a 54-yard catch-
Jeremy Young went 13-of-23 for 190 yards with a TD toss for the Golden Eagles
(2-2), who were coming off a win over East Carolina.
A pair of Tharp touchdown passes -- one to Jeremy Childs and the other to
Richie Brockel -- gave Boise St. a 14-0 first-quarter lead. Johnson's two TD
rushes in the second frame helped the Broncos establish a 28-10 advantage at
the break, and Southern Mississippi never threatened from there.
This was the first-ever meeting between these two clubs.
09/28 00:13:29 ET