Aggies Down New Mexico State 27-22 - Match Report
Derrvin Speight scampered through the New Mexico State defense for 114 yards as Utah State handed the Aggies a 27-22 defeat on Saturday at Romney Stadium.
Utah State did not, however, defeat the Aggies against the spread, which closed at 19 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 54.5.
Diondre Borel completed 11 of 22 pass attempts for 110 yards for the Aggies in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Aggies defense.
Kenny Turner rushed for 68 yards for New Mexico State, while Matt Christian added 41 yards. Matt Christian threw for 191 yards for the Aggies, while receivers Kenny Turner and Taveon Rogers had 64 and 39 yards respectively.
Utah State was outgained by New Mexico State 346-296 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-17 by the Aggies.
Utah State lost the time of possession battle 34:13/25:47, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Utah State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against San Jose State. New Mexico State will aim to get back on the winning track vs Louisiana Tech.