Spartans Down Fresno State 27-24 - Match Report
Matt Faulkner led the way with 363 passing yards on Saturday as the Spartans picked up a 27-24 victory over the Bulldogs at Bulldog Stadium.
San Jose State was an underdog by 6.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 64.5.
Brandon Rutley rushed for 58 yards, while Matt Faulkner added 5 yards in the win. Noel Grigsby and Jabari Carr added 114 and 79 receiving yards respectively.
Robbie Rouse rushed for 151 yards for Fresno State, while Derek Carr added 18 yards. Derek Carr threw for 276 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Isaiah Burse and Devon Wylie had 135 and 50 yards respectively.
San Jose State lost the offensive yardage battle to Fresno State 449-424 yards in Saturday's game. Fresno State had more first downs as that total ended up 25-21.
San Jose State lost the time of possession battle 32:44/27:16, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.