UTSA vs New Mexico Recap - Roadrunners Win 21-13
|UTSA vs New Mexico Recap - Roadrunners Win 21-13|
The Roadrunners were Week 1 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Lobos by a score of 21-13 at University Stadium.
UTSA was an underdog by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 54.5.
Eric Soza completed 21 of 34 pass attempts for 237 yards for the Roadrunners in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Cole Gautsche rushed for 118 yards for New Mexico, while Kasey Carrier added 54 yards. Cole Gautsche threw for 65 yards for the Lobos, while receivers Marquis Bundy and Andrew Aho had 53 and 18 yards respectively.
New Mexico was outgained by UTSA 394-277 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-15 by the Roadrunners.
New Mexico lost the time of possession battle 32:11/27:49, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
UTSA looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Oklahoma State. New Mexico will aim to get back on the winning track at Texas El Paso.