Red Raiders vs Lobos Final: 59-13 - Recap
|Red Raiders vs Lobos Final: 59-13 - Recap|
Seth Doege threw for 401 yards to lead the Red Raiders over New Mexico 59-13 on Saturday in Week 3 action at University Stadium.
The Red Raiders were a 21-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 54.5.
Eric Stephens rushed for 92 yards, while Ronnie Daniels added 43 yards in the win. Darrin Moore and Eric Ward added 118 and 87 receiving yards respectively.
Crusoe Gongbay rushed for 61 yards for New Mexico, while Tarean Austin added 38 yards. Tarean Austin threw for 187 yards for the Lobos, while receivers Deon Long and James Wright had 139 and 25 yards respectively.
New Mexico was outgained by Texas Tech 624-337 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 34-15 by the Red Raiders.
New Mexico lost the time of possession battle 33:15/26:45, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Texas Tech heads into a Week 4 battle against Nevada. New Mexico, meanwhile, will have their next action against Sam Houston State.