Aztecs vs Lobos Final: 30-20 - Recap
DeMarco Sampson was good for 127 receiving yards on Saturday as the Aztecs grabbed a 30-20 win over the Lobos at University Stadium.Bettors who backed the Aztecs were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 23.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 55.5.
Ryan Lindley completed 18 of 37 pass attempts for 249 yards for the Aztecs in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Lobos defense.
James Wright rushed for 60 yards for New Mexico, while Stump Godfrey added 17 yards. B.R. Holbrook threw for 124 yards for the Lobos, while receivers Lucas Reed and Chris Hernandez had 100 and 49 yards respectively.
New Mexico was outgained by San Diego State 384-308 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-16 by the Aztecs.
San Diego St ate heads into a Week 9 battle against Wyoming. New Mexico, meanwhile, will have their next action against Colorado State.