Another slow start, but Hedrick leads Broncos past Rams

Another slow start, but Hedrick leads Broncos past Rams
Boise State quarterback Grant Hedrick, front, runs for a first down past Colorado State defensive backs Josh Bowman, back left, and Shaq Bell in the second quarter of an NCAA college football game in Fort Collins, Colo., on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
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FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Grant Hedrick scorched the Colorado State secondary for five passing touchdowns and 305 yards leading Boise State to a 42-30 victory on Saturday night.

Making his second start after taking over for injured Joe Southwick, Hedrick, a redshirt junior, completed 19 of 27 passes and contributed a 2-yard rushing touchdown for Boise State (6-3, 4-1 Mountain West). Jay Ajayi had 91 yards on 13 carries.

The Broncos trailed 10-0 early in the game, but scored the final 14 points of the first half and took a 28-17 lead into intermission.

Kapri Bibbs ran for 69 yards and three touchdowns for Colorado State (4-5, 2-2). Bibbs scored the final two touchdowns of the game to cut the deficit to 12 with 4:51 remaining. Garrett Grayson was 36-of-53 passing for 397 yards and a touchdown.
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