New Mexico vs Arkansas Wrap - Arkansas Wins 52-3
Cobi Hamilton inflicted damage on the New Mexico secondary, receiving 132 yards as Arkansas defeated the Lobos 52-3 at War Memorial Stadium (Arkansas).
Bettors who backed the Razorbacks were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 37 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 55.5.
Tyler Wilson completed 18 of 26 pass attempts for 259 yards for the Razorbacks in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Lobos defense.
Tarean Austin rushed for 31 yards for New Mexico, while Lamaar Thomas added 25 yards. Tarean Austin threw for 162 yards for the Lobos, while receivers Lamaar Thomas and Ty Kirk had 60 and 50 yards respectively.
New Mexico lost the offensive yardage battle to Arkansas 632-297 yards in Saturday's game. Arkansas had more first downs as that total ended up 34-15.
The time of possession battle favored Arkansas as their offense was on the field for 31:35, longer than the 28:25 of their opponents.
Next game, Arkansas takes its act home to face Troy looking for another win. For New Mexico, they head home to face Texas Tech.