Miners Fall 34-20 Against Tulsa - Game Recap
The Miners had no answer for Trey Watts on Saturday as the Golden Hurricane rolled to a 34-20 win at Sun Bowl.
The Golden Hurricane were a 10-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 65.5.
Cody Green completed 14 of 17 pass attempts for 226 yards for the Golden Hurricane in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Aaron Jones rushed for 90 yards for Texas El Paso, while Jameill Showers added 74 yards. Jameill Showers threw for 166 yards for the Miners, while receivers Jordan Leslie and Devin Patterson had 102 and 24 yards respectively.
Tulsa outgained Texas El Paso 430-388 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-20 by the Golden Hurricane.
Texas El Paso lost the time of possession battle 30:06/29:54, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Tulsa takes its act on the road to face Tulane looking for another win. For Texas El Paso, they head on the road to face Rice.