Recap - Bulldogs Defeat Colorado State 28-7
|Recap - Bulldogs Defeat Colorado State 28-7|
Fresno State got a 124-yard performance from Robbie Rouse as a key part of its 28-7 victory over the Rams on Saturday at Hughes Stadium.
Fresno State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 17-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 59.5.
Derek Carr completed 25 of 39 pass attempts for 217 yards for the Bulldogs in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Chris Nwoke rushed for 68 yards for Colorado State, while Joe Hansley added 9 yards. M.J. McPeek threw for 192 yards for the Rams, while receivers Crockett Gillmore and Donnell Alexander had 41 and 37 yards respectively.
Colorado State lost the offensive yardage battle to Fresno State 408-249 yards in Saturday's game. Fresno State had more first downs as that total ended up 24-15.
Colorado State lost the time of possession battle 36:55/23:05, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Fresno State takes its act on the road to face Boise State looking for another win. For Colorado State, they head on the road to face San Diego State.