Buffalo tops UTEP

Buffalo tops UTEP

The Buffalo Bulls exploded for 16 points in the second quarter as they upset the UTEP Miners 23-17 Saturday night in their season-opener.

Buffalo won the game as a 11-point underdog, but the combined score went UNDER the posted total of 61.

Brandon Thermilus carried the ball 26 times for 89 yards and a touchdown for Buffalo.

James Thomas and Jason Williams both scored rushing touchdowns for UTEP.