The Cowboys (4-2, 2-0 Mountain West) led 26-23 on Allen’s 28-yard pass to C.J. Johnson with 3:45 left. The Aggies (3-4, 1-2) reached midfield on the next possession before LaJuan Hunt fumbled and Cassh Maluia recovered for Wyoming.
Utah State forced a punt and the Cowboys’ Tim Zeleski pinned the Aggies at the 7. Carl Granderson sacked Kent Myers for a safety with 37 seconds left and Wyoming recovered the onside kick to secure the win.
Utah State had a 23-14 edge in first downs and outgained Wyoming 363-293 but couldn’t overcome three interceptions and two lost fumbles.
James Price had four catches for 72 yards for the Cowboys. Hunt ran 18 times for 73 yards for the Aggies.
(Photo) Wyoming cornerback Tyler Hall (9) tackles Utah State wide receiver Savon Scarver (81) during an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, in Logan, Utah. (Eli Lucero/The Herald Journal via AP)