New Mexico State vs Texas El Paso Recap - Miners Win 41-28
Nick Lamaison was good for 300 yards through the air on Saturday as the Miners got past the Aggies by a score of 41-28 at Sun Bowl.
Texas El Paso did not, however, defeat the Aggies against the spread, which closed at 14 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 58.5.
Autrey Golden rushed for 69 yards, while Laquintus Dowell added 36 yards in the win. Jordan Leslie and Michael Edwards added 147 and 86 receiving yards respectively.
Germi Morrison rushed for 76 yards for New Mexico State, while Tiger Powell added 49 yards. Andrew Manley threw for 290 yards for the Aggies, while receivers Kemonte' Bateman and Austin Franklin had 115 and 107 yards respectively.
New Mexico State was outgained by Texas El Paso 487-402 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 29-27 by the Aggies.
The time of possession battle favored Texas El Paso as their offense was on the field for 30:28, longer than the 29:32 of their opponents.
Texas El Paso heads into a Week 4 battle against Wisconsin. New Mexico State, meanwhile, will have their next action against New Mexico.