BOCA RATON, Florida – BYU football had to prove it will break out against UCF in the 2020 Boca Raton Bowl The Cougars wanted this 11th Win and to prove that they are one of the best teams in the nation

BYU wiped out UCF from start to finish on Tuesday evening, 49-23, The Cougars close the 2020 season 11: 1

UCF won the throw and decided to postpone the game’s first ride, BYU’s offense, was the clicking on all of the cylinders despite James Empey missing in the middle

QB Zach Wilson finished his first pass attempt of the game for an initial relegation, then Tyler Allgeier made a big run for another first

Zach Wilson finished the first run with a TD run to put BYU in the lead with 13:11

The high-powered UCF offense was put down by the BYU defense as the Cougars set the tone for the remainder of the game UCF was forced to a threesome after Micah Harper was overthrown just before interception

BYU then pulled out some tricks on a flea flicker to move up 14-0 and the knights didn’t know what hit them

UCF tried to answer BYU’s quick strikes with their own big game QB Dillon Gabriel found a wide-open Jaylon Robinson which would have resulted in a touchdown, but Robinson dropped the ball and the Knights came upon this property empty-handed

The Cougars had sales with Downs in their next offensive streak after Wilson knocked out a pass for Brayden Cosper

BYU wasn’t held down for long until Zach Wilson found the end zone for his second touchdown run two games after Neil Pau’u linked up with Wilson in a “special” passing game

UCF entered the red zone early in the second quarter after BYU signed all eleven defenders to bring the deficit down to 21-7

BYU, unimpressed by the Knights defense, saw Zach Wilson tie up with Lopini Katoa on a full extension pass to put the Cougars in goal position. This happened just moments after BYU was told to stop, their first penalty of the game

Wilson then tossed Isaac Rex a lazeream for his second touchdown of the night to extend the lead back to 21 by a 28-7 margin

BYU’s defense had almost the second interception of the night, this time by Jared Kapisi, but it barely hit the ground

Cougars turned to the backup center for the game in true freshman Connor Pay after Joe Tukuafu was beaten up, which was not an issue as the BYU offense was again fired on a TD pass from Zach Wilson to Neil Pau’u became

UCF has before the end of the 1st Half-time a field goal scored BYU leads 35-10 to half

All hopes of UCF’s return to the game were dashed early in the game when the Knights were forced to stab on their first possession, and then BYU responded with a quick touchdown from Tyler Allgeier to get BYU on 42-10 to bring

Another Knights punt resulted in yet another BYU touchdown, with Gunner Romney scoring a goal on a jet sweep in the red zone to secure the 49-10

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BYU opted for a fourth and relegation within UCF territory at the 38 yard line, Wilson went to Neil Pau’u, who was not converted, and returned the ball to UCF

Zayne Anderson intercepted a pass from Dillon Gabriel, which was negated by a pass disruption of real newbie Micah Harper, who stood up for Chris Wilcox

Two games later, Dillon Gabriel found Jacob Harris a close end for Gabriel’s first TD pass of the night BYU led 49-17 with five seconds remaining

UCF scored another touchdown and then went for two, which fell short BYU stayed on top at 49-23 with 7:53

Zach Wilson stayed in possession of the ball in the following game Cougars moved into the red zone and knelt in the winning lineup to seal the win at 49-23

Mitch Harper is a BYU Insider for KSLsportscom and moderator of the Cougar Tracks Podcast (SUBSCRIBE) and Cougar Sports Saturday (Saturday 12pm to 3pm) (KSL Newsradio) Follow him on Twitter: @Mitch_Harper and the KSL Sports app

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