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Ajayi scores 3 TDs, Hedrick fires 3 TD passes to lead Boise State to 48-7 win over Wyoming

  • Boise State quarterback Grant Hedrick (9) fakes a handoff to running back Jay Ajayi (27) and then passes during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Wyoming in Boise, Idaho, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)

    Boise State quarterback Grant Hedrick (9) fakes a handoff to running back Jay Ajayi (27) and then passes during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Wyoming in Boise, Idaho, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)  (The Associated Press)

  • Wyoming defensive end Eddie Yarbrough (55) brings down Boise State quarterback Grant Hedrick (9) Saturday night, Nov. 16, 2013 at Bronco Stadium in Boise. (AP Photo/The Times-News, Drew Nash)

    Wyoming defensive end Eddie Yarbrough (55) brings down Boise State quarterback Grant Hedrick (9) Saturday night, Nov. 16, 2013 at Bronco Stadium in Boise. (AP Photo/The Times-News, Drew Nash)  (The Associated Press)

  • Boise State defensive end Kharyee Marshall (48), Boise State defensive end Demarcus Lawrence (8) and Boise State linebacker Corey Bell (38)  tackle Wyoming quarterback Brett Smith (16) Saturday night, Nov. 16, 2013 at Bronco Stadium in Boise, Idaho. (AP Photo/The Times-News, Drew Nash)

    Boise State defensive end Kharyee Marshall (48), Boise State defensive end Demarcus Lawrence (8) and Boise State linebacker Corey Bell (38) tackle Wyoming quarterback Brett Smith (16) Saturday night, Nov. 16, 2013 at Bronco Stadium in Boise, Idaho. (AP Photo/The Times-News, Drew Nash)  (The Associated Press)

Jay Ajayi rushed for three touchdowns and quarterback Grant Hedrick threw for three more scores to lead Boise State to a 48-7 victory over Wyoming Saturday night.

The Broncos (7-3, 5-1 Mountain West Conference) put the game away early, scoring 48 unanswered points after the Cowboys scored early in the first quarter.

Ajayi rushed for 70 yards and scored on runs of 22, 12 and 2 yards. Hedrick completed 27 of 36 passes for 265 yards. All of his touchdown passes went to Matt Miller, the first from 14 yards out.

In the second quarter, Hedrick fired a 48-yarder to Miller, who outmuscled the defender near the goal line. Hedrick also tossed a 5-yard TD to Miller in the third quarter.

Wyoming (4-6, 2-4) struggled to move the ball, losing to Boise State for the seventh straight time.

Quarterback Brett Smith threw for 207 yards but also had two interceptions.