BYU (7-3) had 578 total yards of offense and rushed for 421 and five TDs. The 59 points were the most since a 59-21 win over UNLV in 2009.
The Cougars won handily despite both teams turning the ball over three times. For BYU, Taysom Hill tossed three INTs.
Idaho State (3-8, 1-6 Big Sky) had an equal number of first downs as BYU (22), but was 8 of 24 on third down. The Bengals' lone TD came on a Luke Austin 6-yard catch from Justin Arias. Idaho State had just 287 yards of total offense.
Twenty-two BYU seniors played their final home game -- with an announced attendance of 58,645.
Former University of Houston security guard Derrick Dewayne Hicks was indicted on Wednesday for an assault following UH's win in the AAC title game last December, according to multiple reports.
Tony Kornheiser suggests the SEC is looking to ban the Michigan football team from spending spring break in Florida because they fear Jim Harbaugh.
On The Paul FInebaum Show, sports commentator John Bacon explains why Michigan's practice in Florida shouldn't affect the SEC's recruitment.
USC versus Utah has been a very entertaining matchup the past two seasons, and it should be again this coming September.
ESPN Big Ten reporter Austin Ward discusses the expectations for DE Nick Bosa, who committed to Ohio State and is looking to take over for his older brother, Joey.
NCAA rules and compliance expert David Ridpath joins The Paul Finebaum Show to discuss the controversy of Michigan heading to Florida for football practice.