New Mexico Defeats New Mexico State 27-14 - Recap
Kasey Carrier scampered through the New Mexico State defense for 129 yards as New Mexico handed the Aggies a 27-14 defeat on Saturday at Aggie Memorial Stadium.
The Lobos were a 5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 56.5.
B.R. Holbrook completed 11 of 18 pass attempts for 92 yards for the Lobos in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Robert Clay rushed for 47 yards for New Mexico State, while Germi Morrison added 20 yards. Andrew Manley threw for 256 yards for the Aggies, while receivers Austin Franklin and Kemonte' Bateman had 107 and 48 yards respectively.
New Mexico State was outgained by New Mexico 394-334 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-18 by the Lobos.
The time of possession battle favored New Mexico as their offense was on the field for 38:15, longer than the 21:45 of their opponents.
New Mexico heads into a Week 5 battle against Boise State. New Mexico State, meanwhile, will have their next action against UTSA.