Texas El Paso Falls 58-21 to Razorbacks - Recap
Knile Davis scampered through the Texas El Paso defense for 182 yards as Arkansas handed the Miners a 58-21 defeat on Saturday at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium.
Arkansas was a favorite by 28.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 60.5.
Ryan Mallett completed 19 of 26 pass attempts for 215 yards for the Razorbacks in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Leilyon Myers rushed for 71 yards for Texas El Paso, while Joe Banyard added 39 yards. Trevor Vittatoe threw for 151 yards for the Miners, while receivers Kris Adams and Joe Banyard had 148 and 30 yards respectively.
Texas El Paso lost the offensive yardage battle to Arkansas 577-355 yards in Saturday's game. Arkansas had more first downs as that total ended up 31-16.
The time of possession battle favored Arkansas as their offense was on the field for 36:04, longer than the 23:56 of their opponents.
Next game, Arkansas takes its act on the road to face Mississippi State looking for another win. For Texas El Paso, they head on the road to face Tulsa.