The Owls pulled within 17-14 at halftime on touchdown runs of 12
yards by Henderson and 1 yard by Beck. Beck's run capped an
80-yard, 14-play drive late in the half.
"Early I thought we executed our offense the way we are capable
of. Then they started to blitz and it affected us, "San Jose State
coach Fitz Hill said. "We played hard and we had chances to make
plays to win the game but we didn't make them. You can't let them
convert on third down and long like we let them."