Recap - Aggies Defeat New Mexico 16-14

Recap - Aggies Defeat New Mexico 16-14

New Mexico State earned a 16-14 victory over New Mexico on Saturday in Week 6 action at Aggie Memorial Stadium.

Bettors who backed the Aggies were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 2.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 49.5.

Andrew Manley completed 2 of 2 pass attempts for 32 yards for the Aggies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.

James Wright rushed for 49 yards for New Mexico, while Brad Gruner added 49 yards. Brad Gruner threw for 145 yards for the Lobos, while receivers Bryant Williams and Myles Daughtry had 97 and 26 yards respectively.

New Mexico outgained New Mexico State 274-206 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 15-11 by the Lobos.

New Mexico State led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:19/26:41 split in that important category.

Next game, New Mexico State takes its act on the road to face Fresno State looking for another win. For New Mexico, they head home to face San Diego State.