Red Raiders vs Lobos Final: 52-17 - Recap
Texas Tech cruised to victory on Saturday, as they ran up a 52-17 score against New Mexico in Week 2 action at University Stadium.
Texas Tech was a favorite by 24.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 55.5.
Taylor Potts completed 22 of 34 pass attempts for 293 yards for the Red Raiders in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Chris Hernandez rushed for 45 yards for New Mexico, while Kasey Carrier added 27 yards. B.R. Holbrook threw for 323 yards for the Lobos, while receivers Ty Kirk and Bryant Williams had 119 and 68 yards respectively.
Texas Tech outgained New Mexico 462-433 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-23 by the Red Raiders.
New Mexico led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:41/26:19 split in that important category.
Texas Tech heads into a Week 3 battle against Texas. New Mexico, meanwhile, will have their next action against Utah.