Spartans vs Aggies Final: 47-7 - Recap
|Spartans vs Aggies Final: 47-7 - Recap|
Chandler Jones caught 5 passes for 101 yards against the New Mexico State defense as San Jose State handed the Aggies a 47-7 loss on Saturday at Aggie Memorial Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Spartans were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 20.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 53.5.
David Fales completed 12 of 18 pass attempts for 276 yards for the Spartans in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Aggies defense.
Tiger Powell rushed for 51 yards for New Mexico State, while Germi Morrison added 50 yards. Travaughn Colwell threw for 54 yards for the Aggies, while receivers Trevor Walls and Austin Franklin had 30 and 16 yards respectively.
New Mexico State was outgained by San Jose State 504-220 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 18-15 by the Spartans.
New Mexico State lost the time of possession battle 30:47/29:13, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, San Jose State takes its act home to face BYU looking for another win. For New Mexico State, they head home to face BYU.