Aggies Down San Jose State 38-34 - Match Report
|Aggies Down San Jose State 38-34 - Match Report|
Derrvin Speight scampered through the San Jose State defense for 125 yards as Utah State handed the Spartans a 38-34 defeat on Saturday at Spartan Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Aggies were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 52.5.
Diondre Borel completed 20 of 29 pass attempts for 259 yards for the Aggies in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Spartans defense.
Brandon Rutley rushed for 62 yards for San Jose State, while Jordan La Secla added 36 yards. Jordan La Secla threw for 331 yards for the Spartans, while receivers Noel Grigsby and Jalal Beauchman had 185 and 80 yards respectively.
Utah State outgained San Jose State 520-449 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 31-20 by the Aggies.
The time of possession battle favored Utah State as their offense was on the field for 38:20, longer than the 21:40 of their opponents.
Next game, Utah State takes its act home to face Idaho looking for another win. For San Jose State, they head on the road to face Hawaii.