Miners Down Colorado State 31-17 - Match Report
|Miners Down Colorado State 31-17 - Match Report|
Texas El Paso got a 167-yard performance from Vernon Frazier as a key part of its 31-17 victory over the Rams on Saturday at Sun Bowl.
Texas El Paso won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 10-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 53.5.
Nick Lamaison completed 8 of 15 pass attempts for 116 yards for the Miners in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Rams defense.
Chris Nwoke rushed for 93 yards for Colorado State, while Raymond Carter added 42 yards. Pete Thomas threw for 162 yards for the Rams, while receivers Crockett Gillmore and Joe Brown had 49 and 39 yards respectively.
The time of possession battle favored Colorado State as their offense was on the field for 35:58, longer than the 24:02 of their opponents.
Next game, Texas El Paso takes its act home to face Southern Miss looking for another win. For Colorado State, they head on the road to face UNLV.