New Mexico vs San Diego State Recap - Aztecs Win 35-7
Ronnie Hillman tore up the turf for 141 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Aztecs to a 35-7 win over the Lobos at Qualcomm Stadium.
The Aztecs won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 35-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Ryan Lindley completed 16 of 24 pass attempts for 271 yards for the Aztecs in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Crusoe Gongbay rushed for 68 yards for New Mexico, while Demarcus Rogers added 19 yards. B.R. Holbrook threw for 88 yards for the Lobos, while receivers Martize Barr and Jamal Merritt had 23 and 18 yards respectively.
New Mexico was outgained by San Diego State 486-162 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 23-8 by the Aztecs.
The time of possession battle favored San Diego State as their offense was on the field for 32:58, longer than the 27:02 of their opponents.
Next game, San Diego State takes its act on the road to face Colorado State looking for another win. For New Mexico, they head home to face UNLV.