Cordeiro sparks San Jose State to 33-16 victory over Wyoming

Oct 1, 2022, 8:34 AM | Updated: 9:13 pm

LARAMIE, Wyo, (AP) — Chevan Cordeiro passed for 314 yards and a touchdown and ran for two scores to propel San Jose State to a 33-16 victory over Wyoming on Saturday night.

Cordeiro connected with Skylar Loving-Black for an 8-yard touchdown midway through the second quarter and then scored on a 1-yard run with 16 seconds left to give San Jose State (3-1) a 19-10 lead at halftime in its Mountain West Conference opener.

Kairee Robinson scored on a 1-yard run in the third quarter for the Spartans and Cordeiro capped the scoring on an 18-yard run with 6:12 left in the game.

Cordeiro completed 21 of 37 passes for the Spartans. Robinson rushed for 102 yards on 20 carries.

Andrew Peasley completed just 6 of 20 passes for 85 yards with two touchdowns and an interception for Wyoming (3-3, 1-1). Peasley rushed for 74 yards on seven carries. Wyatt Wieland and Parker Christensen had the touchdown catches for the Cowboys.

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