Warriors Down New Mexico State 45-34 - Match Report
|Warriors Down New Mexico State 45-34 - Match Report|
The Warriors grabbed a Week 8 victory over the Aggies on Saturday, winning 45-34 at Aloha Stadium.
The Warriors won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 23.5-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Bryant Moniz completed 24 of 39 pass attempts for 264 yards for the Warriors in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Kenny Turner rushed for 119 yards for New Mexico State, while Todd Lee added 19 yards. Matt Christian threw for 224 yards for the Aggies, while receivers Taveon Rogers and Kenny Turner had 64 and 61 yards respectively.
Hawaii outgained New Mexico State 503-432 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 32-19 by the Warriors.
The time of possession battle favored Hawaii as their offense was on the field for 34:36, longer than the 25:24 of their opponents.
Hawaii heads into a Week 9 battle against Idaho. New Mexico State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Nevada.