Texas Tech Defeats New Mexico 49-14 - Recap

Texas Tech Defeats New Mexico 49-14 - Recap

Texas Tech's aerial attack produced 340 yards and the Red Raiders produced a 49-14 victory over New Mexico on Saturday at Jones AT&T Stadium.

Texas Tech was a favorite by 32.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 65.5.

Eric Stephens rushed for 118 yards, while Kenny Williams added 105 yards in the win. Eric Ward and Jace Amaro added 90 and 57 receiving yards respectively.

Cole Gautsche rushed for 36 yards for New Mexico, while Chase Clayton added 13 yards. B.R. Holbrook threw for 43 yards for the Lobos, while receivers Carlos Wiggins and Jhurell Pressley had 33 and 4 yards respectively.

Texas Tech outgained New Mexico 702-127 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 38-8 by the Red Raiders.

New Mexico lost the time of possession battle 34:17/25:43, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

Texas Tech looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Iowa State. New Mexico will aim to get back on the winning track at New Mexico State.