Fresno State Defeats Utah State 31-21 - Recap
|Fresno State Defeats Utah State 31-21 - Recap|
Robbie Rouse tore up the turf for 140 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Bulldogs to a 31-21 win over the Aggies at Bulldog Stadium.
Fresno State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 62.5.
Derek Carr completed 23 of 39 pass attempts for 248 yards for the Bulldogs in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Robert Turbin rushed for 155 yards for Utah State, while Michael Smith added 71 yards. Chuckie Keeton threw for 194 yards for the Aggies, while receivers Travis Van Leeuwen and Michael Smith had 60 and 52 yards respectively.
Utah State outgained Fresno State 454-403 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 31-18 by the Bulldogs.
Fresno State led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:29/26:31 split in that important category.
Fresno State heads into a Week 8 battle against Nevada. Utah State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Louisiana Tech.