New Mexico Defeats Southern U 66-21 - Recap
|New Mexico Defeats Southern U 66-21 - Recap|
Southern U was unable to contain Demarcus Rogers on Saturday and the result was a 66-21 Week 1 loss against the Lobos.
B.R. Holbrook completed 6 of 8 pass attempts for 57 yards for the Lobos in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Darrius Coleman rushed for 66 yards for Southern U, while T. Clayton added 13 yards. Dray Joseph threw for 163 yards for the Jaguars, while receivers Charles Hawkins and Bradley Coleman had 80 and 62 yards respectively.
Southern U was outgained by New Mexico 417-320 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-14 by the Lobos.
New Mexico lost the time of possession battle 30:54/29:06, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.