Utah RB Ty Jordan Runs For Touchdown In Third Consecutive Game
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Utah running back Ty Jordan ran for a touchdown in a third consecutive contest during the Utes’ game against the Washington State Cougars.
The Utes hosted the Cougars at Rice-Eccles Stadium on Saturday, December 19.
With 6:09 to go in the third quarter, Jordan scampered up the middle for a five-yard touchdown.
It was the freshman tailback’s third straight game with a rushing score and his third touchdown run in the last two weeks.
Jordan’s run cut Washington State’s lead to 28-14.
After the score, Jordan had 10 carries for 77 yards and a touchdown.
The Utes’ first touchdown of the game came during the second quarter on a 91-yard touchdown pass from Jake Bentley to Britain Covey.
Bentley was replaced at quarterback by Drew Lisk just before halftime after the Cougars took a 28-7 lead over the Utes.
Lisk started the second half for Utah.
Utah’s game against Washington State is broadcast on FS1 and 700 AM.