New Mexico State vs Auburn Recap - Tigers Win 42-7
|New Mexico State vs Auburn Recap - Tigers Win 42-7|
Tre Mason ran for 152 yards as Auburn handled New Mexico State by a score of 42-7 on Saturday at Jordan-Hare Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Tigers were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 23 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 48.5.
Jonathan Wallace completed 9 of 16 pass attempts for 164 yards for the Tigers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Aggies defense.
Germi Morrison rushed for 79 yards for New Mexico State, while Tiger Powell added 15 yards. Andrew Manley threw for 222 yards for the Aggies, while receivers Austin Franklin and Trevor Walls had 154 and 39 yards respectively.
New Mexico State lost the offensive yardage battle to Auburn 475-305 yards in Saturday's game. Auburn had more first downs as that total ended up 19-15.
The time of possession battle favored Auburn as their offense was on the field for 31:38, longer than the 28:22 of their opponents.
Auburn looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Georgia. New Mexico State will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Jose State.