Miners Fall 31-28 Against Tulsa - Game Recap
G.J. Kinne led the way with 325 passing yards on Saturday as the Golden Hurricane picked up a 31-28 victory over the Miners at Chapman Stadium.
Tulsa won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 17.5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 61.5.
Charles Clay rushed for 57 yards, while Jamad Williams added 44 yards in the win. Damaris Johnson and Thomas Roberson added 146 and 55 receiving yards respectively.
Joe Banyard rushed for 155 yards for Texas El Paso, while James Thomas added 47 yards. Trevor Vittatoe threw for 100 yards for the Miners, while receivers Corey Trisby and Evan Davis had 47 and 33 yards respectively.
Tulsa outgained Texas El Paso 543-363 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 28-18 by the Golden Hurricane.
Texas El Paso lost the time of possession battle 31:31/28:29, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.