Tooley Picks Off Jefferson, Slovis Finds Kingston To Tie Game Against Arkansas
Sep 16, 2023, 8:21 PM | Updated: 11:33 pm
BYU defense helps Cougars tie game on offense
The Razorbacks hosted the Cougars at Razorback Stadium (Capacity: 76,000) in Fayetteville, Arkansas on Saturday, September 16.
With 2:02 left in the third quarter, Razorbacks quarterback KJ Jefferson threw a pass over the middle and straight into the hands of Tooley. The BYU linebacker returned the ball to the Arkansas 20-yard line.
— KSL Sports (@kslsports) September 17, 2023
The pick ended a six-play, 12-yard drive by the Razorbacks and set up the Cougars in scoring territory. On the following play, BYU quarterback Kedon Slovis connected with Parker Kingston for a 20-yard touchdown. After a PAT, the Cougars tied the game at 31-31.
— BYU FOOTBALL (@BYUfootball) September 17, 2023
After the touchdown, Slovis was 10/22 passing for 111 yards and one touchdown.
Kingston had two receptions for 34 yards and a touchdown. The receiver was also 1/1 passing for 37 yards and a touchdown.
#BYU capitalizes immediately on the interception.
Kedon Slovis connects with a Parker Kingston on a screen for a 20-yard Touchdown.
— Mitch Harper (@Mitch_Harper) September 17, 2023
Tooley had three total tackles, two solo tackles, one sack, one tackle for loss, and one interception.
BYU vs. Arkansas All-Time Series
The Cougars and Razorbacks have only played once before. BYU hosted Arkansas in 2022. The Razorbacks defeated the Cougars, 52-35.
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