Texas State vs San Jose State Recap - Spartans Win 31-20
|Texas State vs San Jose State Recap - Spartans Win 31-20|
David Fales led the way with 376 passing yards on Saturday as the Spartans picked up a 31-20 victory over the Bobcats at Spartan Stadium.
San Jose State won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 18-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 55.5.
De'Leon Eskridge rushed for 134 yards, while Tyler Ervin added 37 yards in the win. Ryan Otten and David Freeman added 86 and 76 receiving yards respectively.
Shaun Rutherford rushed for 70 yards for Texas State, while Tim Gay added 58 yards. Shaun Rutherford threw for 130 yards for the Bobcats, while receivers Andy Erickson and Deche Milburn had 53 and 28 yards respectively.
San Jose State outgained Texas State 571-303 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 28-10 by the Spartans.
The time of possession battle favored San Jose State as their offense was on the field for 35:52, longer than the 24:08 of their opponents.
Next game, San Jose State takes its act on the road to face Idaho looking for another win. For Texas State, they head on the road to face Utah State.