Louisiana Tech vs New Mexico State Wrap - Louisiana Tech Wins 28-14
Ray Holley scampered through the New Mexico State defense for 130 yards as Louisiana Tech handed the Aggies a 28-14 defeat on Saturday at Aggie Memorial Stadium.
Louisiana Tech won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 28.5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 76.5.
Colby Cameron completed 29 of 44 pass attempts for 292 yards for the Bulldogs in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Germi Morrison rushed for 92 yards for New Mexico State, while Travaughn Colwell added 20 yards. Andrew Manley threw for 283 yards for the Aggies, while receivers Austin Franklin and Kemonte' Bateman had 139 and 67 yards respectively.
Louisiana Tech outgained New Mexico State 530-405 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 26-20 by the Bulldogs.
Louisiana Tech lost the time of possession battle 30:32/29:28, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Louisiana Tech takes its act home to face UTSA looking for another win. For New Mexico State, they head on the road to face Auburn.