Aggies Fall 66-28 Against Texas State - Game Recap
The Aggies had no answer for Shaun Rutherford on Saturday as the Bobcats rolled to a 66-28 win at Bobcat Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Bobcats were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 13.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 56.5.
Shaun Rutherford completed 8 of 17 pass attempts for 69 yards for the Bobcats in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Germi Morrison rushed for 123 yards for New Mexico State, while Tiger Powell added 38 yards. Andrew Manley threw for 248 yards for the Aggies, while receivers Austin Franklin and Kemonte' Bateman had 91 and 85 yards respectively.
Texas State outgained New Mexico State 528-419 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-21 by the Bobcats.
Texas State lost the time of possession battle 34:16/25:44, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.