Jay Ajayi rushed for 152 yards and three touchdowns in the shootout
NCAA Football: Brigham Young at Boise State (USATSI)
BOISE STATE CAREER
JUNIOR (2014): Has appeared in all 13 games, starting two...third on the team with 59 tackles (33 solo), tied for team lead with seven pass breakups...has two interceptions, returning one for a 32-yard touchdown at Nevada, in addition to a pair of sacks and 5.5 tackles-for-loss...intercepted a pass and returned it seven yards, also made two solo tackles against Ole Miss (Aug. 28)...recorded three tackles (two solo) with one for loss, and broke up a pass against Colorado State (Sept. 6)...had four tackles (three solo) in win at Connecticut (Sept. 13)...forced a fumble and had seven tackles (two solo) at Air Force (Sept. 27)...made his second interception of the year and returned it 32 yards for a touchdown at Nevada (Oct. 4), and had five tackles...led the Broncos with 11 tackles (six solo) including two sacks in win over Fresno State (Oct. 17)...had 10 tackles (seven solo), with one for loss, as well as a forced fumble and pass breakup in win over BYU (Oct. 24)...made three tackles (two solo) and broke up a pass against San Diego State (Nov. 15)...had six tackles (two solo), shared a tackle-for-loss, broke up a pass and forced a fumble at Wyoming (Nov. 22)...made a tackle-for-loss among his two solo tackles against Utah State (Nov. 29).
SOPHOMORE (2013): Appeared in each the Broncos' 13 games, including seven starts...started each of the first three games of the season, and the final four games...recorded 43 tackles (17 solo) on the season...also had a pass break-up and two fumble recoveries...season-high five tackles against both Washington (Aug. 31) and Colorado State (Nov. 2)...recovered fumbles against UT Martin (Sept. 7) and the Rams.
FRESHMAN (2012): Played in each of the Broncos' 13 games during his debut season...reserve linebacker was also a special teams standout...registered 27 tackles (10 solo) on the season, including 0.5 for-loss...career-high nine tackles (three solo) against UNLV (Oct. 20)...first-career interception came against Southern Miss (Oct. 6), and was returned 34 yards...enrolled at Boise State in spring 2012, and participated in spring practice.
HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
Three-year varsity letterwinner at Templeton HS...earned CalHiSports All-State First Team honors following his senior season, in addition to being named All-Los Padres League, All-CIF Southern Section and Tribune All-San Luis Obispo County...led team to the CIF semifinals, recording 143 tackles and five sacks as a linebacker...picked up more than 1,600 yards and 25 touchdowns as a running back...as a junior, recorded 116 tackles, two sacks, two interceptions and two blocked punts...offensively, rushed 116 times for 597 yards and 10 touchdowns...completed his career with 348 tackles.
MAJOR - Criminal Justice
BOISE STATE VARSITY LETTERS EARNED - Two