GLENDALE, Ariz. — Hint McSorley threw for 342 yards and two touchdowns, Saquon Barkley ran for 2 extra scores and No. 9 Penn State outlasted No. 12 Washington 35-28 within the Fiesta Bowl on Saturday.
Penn State (11-2), No. 9 within the ultimate Faculty Soccer Rankings, had its manner with Washington’s vaunted protection early, constructing a 28-7 lead by the second quarter. Washington (10-Three) awoke from an offensive slumber with two touchdowns and pulled to 35-28 on Myles Gaskins’ 69-yard run within the fourth quarter.
The Huskies, No. 11 CFP, allowed Penn State to work the clock to underneath a minute on the following drive and gave up a season-high 545 whole yards.
Washington had a shot with a desperation play, however Dante Pettis handed up an opportunity to step out of bounds to arrange one other play, and threw a ultimate lateral that was intercepted.
Washington had the nation’s high run protection through the common season, permitting 92 yards per sport, however Barkley matched that on one run within the second quarter. Barkley had 137 of the Nittany Lions’ 203 yards dashing. Penn State additionally was 13 for 17 on third downs, together with landing passes by McSorley and three conversions on its ultimate clock-draining drive.