Lobos Fall 28-23 Against Air Force - Game Recap
The Falcons were Week 8 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Lobos by a score of 28-23 at Falcon Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Falcons were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 10.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 57.5.
Connor Dietz completed 4 of 4 pass attempts for 61 yards for the Falcons in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Kasey Carrier rushed for 338 yards for New Mexico, while Lamaar Thomas added 32 yards. B.R. Holbrook threw for 29 yards for the Lobos, while receivers Carlos Wiggins and SaQwan Edwards had 9 and 9 yards respectively.
New Mexico outgained Air Force 443-366 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-20 by the Lobos.
New Mexico led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 37:08/22:52 split in that important category.
Air Force looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Nevada. New Mexico will aim to get back on the winning track vs Fresno State.