Mathews, Fresno State stuns Rutgers

Mathews, Fresno State stuns Rutgers

Ryan Mathews rushed for 166 yards on 26 carries with three touchdowns to lead Fresno State past Rutgers 24-7 in Week 1 NCAA football action on Monday.

Fresno State upset Rutgers as 5-point road underdogs as the teams played under the 60.5-point total listed by oddsmakers.

Tom Brandstater was 11-of-24 for 216 yards passing for the Bulldogs, while Marvin Haynes had two interceptions for Fresno State.

Kordell Young ran for 95 yards on 26 attempts with a score for Rutgers, as Mike Teel went 20-of-39 for 263 yards with two picks for the Scarlet Knights.