TCU vs New Mexico Recap - Horned Frogs Win 66-17
|TCU vs New Mexico Recap - Horned Frogs Win 66-17|
The battle between the Horned Frogs and Lobos didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as New Mexico was handed a 66-17 defeat on Saturday at University Stadium.
TCU was a favorite by 44.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 57.5.
Andy Dalton completed 9 of 14 pass attempts for 156 yards for the Horned Frogs in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Kasey Carrier rushed for 39 yards for New Mexico, while James Wright added 29 yards. Stump Godfrey threw for 21 yards for the Lobos, while receivers Quintell Solomon and James Aho had 15 and 9 yards respectively.
New Mexico was outgained by TCU 503-130 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-9 by the Horned Frogs.
New Mexico lost the time of possession battle 31:08/28:52, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.