San Jose State vs Colorado State Recap - Spartans Win 38-31
San Jose State's aerial attack produced 313 yards and the Spartans produced a 38-31 victory over Colorado State on Saturday at Hughes Stadium.
The Spartans were a 3.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 45.5.
Brandon Rutley rushed for 131 yards, while Jason Simpson added 16 yards in the win. Ryan Otten and Jabari Carr added 112 and 81 receiving yards respectively.
Pete Thomas rushed for 20 yards for Colorado State, while Derek Good added 18 yards. Pete Thomas threw for 387 yards for the Rams, while receivers Lou Greenwood and Thomas Coffman had 149 and 92 yards respectively.
San Jose State lost the offensive yardage battle to Colorado State 458-450 yards in Saturday's game. San Jose State had more first downs as that total ended up 24-18.
The time of possession battle favored San Jose State as their offense was on the field for 31:54, longer than the 28:06 of their opponents.
San Jose State heads into a Week 6 battle against BYU. Colorado State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Boise State.