Tanner Mangum was 35 for 53 for 365 yards and connected with Mitch Mathews for two fourth-quarter touchdowns to help Brigham Young beat Connecticut, 30-13, on Friday night.
BYU led, 13-10, when Bronson Kaufusi intercepted Bryant Shirreffs' pass under pressure. On the Cougars' next play, Mangum found Mathews for a 20-10 lead. Connecticut answered with a field goal, but BYU recovered the onside kick and, six plays later, Mathews scored again.
BYU turned it over three times but outgained Connecticut, 539 to 230.
Mathews finished with eight catches for 78 yards for BYU (3-2). Terenn Houk added 129 receiving yards and Mitchell Juergens had 10 catches.