Nevada Defeats New Mexico State 52-6 - Recap
|Nevada Defeats New Mexico State 52-6 - Recap|
Vai Taua ran for 111 yards as Nevada handled New Mexico State by a score of 52-6 on Saturday at Mackay Stadium.
Nevada won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 37-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 61.5.
Colin Kaepernick completed 15 of 27 pass attempts for 251 yards for the Wolf Pack in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Robert Clay rushed for 55 yards for New Mexico State, while Seth Smith added 29 yards. Andrew Manley threw for 220 yards for the Aggies, while receivers Taveon Rogers and Marcus Allen had 94 and 43 yards respectively.
New Mexico State was outgained by Nevada 494-309 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-18 by the Wolf Pack.
The time of possession battle favored New Mexico State as their offense was on the field for 34:53, longer than the 24:01 of their opponents.
Nevada heads into a Week 13 battle against Boise State. New Mexico State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Hawaii.