Gameday Glance: BYU vs. Virginia (7 items)
College football is back, and that means there's more Taysom Hill touchdowns, more Jamaal Williams big runs and more big-time plays from All-American Kyle Van Noy.
The Cougars open in ACC country as they face the Virginia Cavaliers on Saturday. Both teams look to start their seasons on the right foot with a victory.
So, here's everything you need to know about BYU's Week 1 matchup with Virginia, from where to watch to trends and key players to watch on Saturday.
1 of 7. Gameday at a Glance
Saturday, 1:30 p.m. MDT
Scott Stadium (61,500)
Radio: 1160 AM
Weather: Partly cloudy with temperatures in the mid 80s.
2 of 7. The Stakes
For BYU ... The Cougars are seeking a road victory against an Atlantic Coast Conference opponent.
3 of 7. The Trends
For BYU ... The Cougars have won six consecutive season openers, dating back to 2007. The last time BYU and Virginia played, in 2000 in Charlottesville, the Cougars won in overtime, 38-35.
4 of 7. The Edge
BYU will win if ... The Cougar defense plays like it did last year, rattles sophomore quarterback David Watford, contains running back Kevin Parks, and holds Virginia to less than 14 points.