New Mexico vs Wyoming Recap - Cowboys Win 31-10
Wyoming got a 140-yard performance from Brett Smith as a key part of its 31-10 victory over the Lobos on Saturday at War Memorial Stadium.
The Cowboys won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 22.5-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Brett Smith completed 23 of 38 pass attempts for 212 yards for the Cowboys in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Crusoe Gongbay rushed for 52 yards for New Mexico, while B.R. Holbrook added 48 yards. B.R. Holbrook threw for 162 yards for the Lobos, while receivers Lucas Reed and Crusoe Gongbay had 38 and 36 yards respectively.
New Mexico was outgained by Wyoming 462-296 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-15 by the Cowboys.
Wyoming lost the time of possession battle 33:01/26:59, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Wyoming looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Boise State. New Mexico will aim to get back on the winning track at Boise State.