Fresno State vs New Mexico State Recap - Aggies Win 48-45
|Fresno State vs New Mexico State Recap - Aggies Win 48-45|
Matt Christian led the way with 360 passing yards on Saturday as the Aggies picked up a 48-45 victory over the Bulldogs at Aggie Memorial Stadium.
New Mexico State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 68.5.
Kenny Turner rushed for 112 yards, while Matt Christian added 37 yards in the win. Taveon Rogers and Todd Lee added 166 and 55 receiving yards respectively.
Robbie Rouse rushed for 86 yards for Fresno State, while Jalen Saunders added 15 yards. Derek Carr threw for 391 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Jalen Saunders and Isaiah Burse had 174 and 65 yards respectively.
New Mexico State outgained Fresno State 500-495 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 30-22 by the Aggies.
The time of possession battle favored Fresno State as their offense was on the field for 30:10, longer than the 29:50 of their opponents.
Next game, New Mexico State takes its act on the road to face BYU looking for another win. For Fresno State, they head on the road to face Hawaii.