Texas State vs Houston Wrap - Texas State Wins 30-13
Marcus Curry scampered through the Houston defense for 131 yards as Texas State handed the Cougars a 30-13 defeat on Saturday at John O`Quinn Field at Robertson Stadium.
Texas State was an underdog by 34.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 58.5.
Shaun Rutherford completed 18 of 24 pass attempts for 189 yards for the Bobcats in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Charles Sims rushed for 77 yards for Houston, while Ryan Jackson added 22 yards. David Piland threw for 211 yards for the Cougars, while receivers Larry McDuffey and Daniel Spencer had 73 and 49 yards respectively.
Texas State outgained Houston 444-326 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-15 by the Bobcats.
The time of possession battle favored Texas State as their offense was on the field for 43:09, longer than the 16:51 of their opponents.
Texas State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Texas Tech. Houston will aim to get back on the winning track vs Louisiana Tech.