p class="TEXT_w_Indent"> Tight end Devin Mahin suffered an adductor (groin) strain and is likely out this week.
Offensive lineman Ryker Mathews is dealing with a neck injury and will also miss the ISU game. He hopes to be back for the Notre Dame game on Nov. 23.
I was in Palo Alto, Calif., covering BYU's 112-103 win over Stanford tonight at Maples Pavilion and obviously unable to catch coach Bronco Mendenhall's weekly press briefing in Provo.
Here are some of Mendenhall's comments, as distributed by the BYU sports information staff:
"I was disappointed with our loss, it was a huge opportunity missed. It's a hard one to shake off, not only for myself but for the team as well. I thought that they had one drive more on offense and we gave up one to many on defense. I'm looking forward to helping the team continue to grow and develop and to finish strong."
On what he learned after watching game film:
"We played really well when everyone did exactly what they needed to do assignment wise. When Wisconsin moved the ball or when we didn't have success moving the ball, it was when we had assignment errors. They were more consistent and more sound throughout the whole game; enough for a 10-point margin of victory. I thought the offensive line played well and Wisconsin really challenged our outside by stacking a number of players inside Cody Hoffman eventually broke through and had some significant catches and gains and a couple no-calls that could have really helped us. I thought that they challenged him and he eventually emerged."
On how Wisconsin limited Taysom Hill on the ground: