Recap - Aggies Defeat San Jose State 29-27
|Recap - Aggies Defeat San Jose State 29-27|
The Aggies grabbed a Week 9 victory over the Spartans on Saturday, winning 29-27 at Aggie Memorial Stadium.
The Aggies were a 3-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 45.5.
Matt Christian completed 23 of 44 pass attempts for 259 yards for the Aggies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Brandon Rutley rushed for 63 yards for San Jose State, while Jordan La Secla added 4 yards. Jordan La Secla threw for 361 yards for the Spartans, while receivers Jalal Beauchman and Noel Grigsby had 113 and 83 yards respectively.
San Jose State was outgained by New Mexico State 439-431 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-20 by the Aggies.
New Mexico State led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 35:31/24:29 split in that important category.
New Mexico State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Utah State. San Jose State will aim to get back on the winning track vs Utah State.