Aztecs vs Rams Final: 24-19 - Recap
San Diego State got a 151-yard performance from Ronnie Hillman as a key part of its 24-19 victory over the Rams on Saturday at Qualcomm Stadium.
San Diego State 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 58.5.
Ryan Lindley completed 14 of 23 pass attempts for 171 yards for the Aztecs in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Rams defense.
Raymond Carter rushed for 34 yards for Colorado State, while Leonard Mason added 11 yards. Pete Thomas threw for 266 yards for the Rams, while receivers Lou Greenwood and Tyson Liggett had 68 and 60 yards respectively.
The time of possession battle favored Colorado State as their offense was on the field for 32:43, longer than the 27:17 of their opponents.
Next game, San Diego State takes its act on the road to face TCU looking for another win. For Colorado State, they head home to face BYU.