Recap - Aztecs Defeat Nevada 39-38
|Recap - Aztecs Defeat Nevada 39-38|
The Aztecs were Week 8 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Wolf Pack by a score of 39-38 at Mackay Stadium.
San Diego State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 66.5.
Adam Dingwell completed 14 of 23 pass attempts for 177 yards for the Aztecs in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Stefphon Jefferson rushed for 108 yards for Nevada, while Cody Fajardo added 66 yards. Cody Fajardo threw for 304 yards for the Wolf Pack, while receivers Brandon Wimberly and Aaron Bradley had 132 and 60 yards respectively.
San Diego State was outgained by Nevada 480-349 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 29-26 by the Wolf Pack.
Nevada lost the time of possession battle 30:37/29:23, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
San Diego State heads into a Week 9 battle against UNLV. Nevada, meanwhile, will have their next action against Air Force.