Texas State vs New Mexico Wrap - New Mexico Wins 35-14
Kasey Carrier ran for 191 yards as New Mexico handled Texas State by a score of 35-14 on Saturday at University Stadium.
New Mexico was a favorite by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 49.5.
B.R. Holbrook completed 1 of 3 pass attempts for 9 yards for the Lobos in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Marcus Curry rushed for 17 yards for Texas State, while Terrence Franks added 8 yards. Shaun Rutherford threw for 186 yards for the Bobcats, while receivers Andy Erickson and Chase Harper had 100 and 51 yards respectively.
New Mexico outgained Texas State 370-248 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 17-16 by the Lobos.
The time of possession battle favored New Mexico as their offense was on the field for 34:04, longer than the 25:56 of their opponents.
New Mexico looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Hawaii. Texas State will aim to get back on the winning track vs Idaho.