Wyoming Defeats New Mexico 28-23 - Recap
|Wyoming Defeats New Mexico 28-23 - Recap|
Brett Smith sliced and diced the Lobos defense for 374 yards as Wyoming handed New Mexico a 28-23 defeat on Saturday at University Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Cowboys were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 51.5.
Brett Smith rushed for 22 yards, while Brandon Miller added 22 yards in the win. Dominic Rufran and Robert Herron added 116 and 94 receiving yards respectively.
Cole Gautsche rushed for 149 yards for New Mexico, while Kasey Carrier added 109 yards. Cole Gautsche threw for 155 yards for the Lobos, while receivers Ty Kirk and Kasey Carrier had 108 and 32 yards respectively.
Wyoming was outgained by New Mexico 551-429 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 28-17 by the Lobos.
The time of possession battle favored New Mexico as their offense was on the field for 38:11, longer than the 21:49 of their opponents.
Wyoming heads into a Week 12 battle against UNLV. New Mexico, meanwhile, will have their next action against Nevada.