Beavers K Trevor Romaine hit field goals from 37 and 45 yards, and nailed a 49-yard field goal as time expired to send the game in to OT, but missed a 37-yard attempt in 2OT to lead to the Utes' game-winning drive. Utah K Andy Phillips kicked 3 field goals on the night, from 38, 43, and 46 yards.
Mannion threw for 272 yards and 2 touchdowns for the Beavers, and passed former USC Carson Palmer for second on the Pac-12 career passing yards list with 12,014. He is just 313 yards behind Matt Barkley, another former Trojan.
Kendall Thompson started at QB for Utah, after throwing for 788 yards and 7 TD's in the previous 5 games, but was pulled after 3 series in the Utes' previous game. Wilson was 4 for 8 with 1 interception in this game, before being replaced again by Travis Wilson in the second half. Wilson ended 5 for 10 for 45 yards.
Oregon State was coming off a bye week following a big 36-31 win over Colorado, and fell to 4-2 on the year, and 1-2 in conference play. They will face a tough test at Stanford next Saturday in another conference showdown. Utah was also coming off a bye week, following a big upset win over then-No. 8 UCLA. They are now 5-1 on the year, and 2-1 in conference play. The Utes will host USC next Saturday, who is on the rise after a couple of tough losses.