Lobos Down UNLV 21-14 - Match Report
New Mexico earned a 21-14 victory over UNLV on Saturday in Week 11 action at University Stadium.
The Lobos were a 7-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 51.5.
B.R. Holbrook completed 15 of 23 pass attempts for 274 yards for the Lobos in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Dionza Bradford rushed for 152 yards for UNLV, while Taylor Barnhill added 77 yards. Taylor Barnhill threw for 54 yards for the Rebels, while receivers Phillip Payne and Michael Johnson had 31 and 10 yards respectively.
UNLV was outgained by New Mexico 415-329 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-16 by the Lobos.
UNLV lost the time of possession battle 30:47/29:13, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, New Mexico takes its act on the road to face Wyoming looking for another win. For UNLV, they head on the road to face Air Force.