Utah State Defeats New Mexico 45-10 - Recap
Joey DeMartino scampered through the New Mexico defense for 144 yards as Utah State handed the Lobos a 45-10 defeat on Saturday at University Stadium.
Utah State was a favorite by 14 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 51.5.
Darell Garretson completed 15 of 23 pass attempts for 144 yards for the Aggies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Kasey Carrier rushed for 69 yards for New Mexico, while David Vega added 47 yards. Clayton Mitchem threw for 76 yards for the Lobos, while receivers Jeric Magnant and Marquis Bundy had 40 and 34 yards respectively.
Utah State outgained New Mexico 492-300 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-17 by the Aggies.
Utah State lost the time of possession battle 33:27/26:20, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Utah State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Hawaii. New Mexico will aim to get back on the winning track at San Diego State.