Utah State Defeats New Mexico State 41-7 - Recap

Utah State Defeats New Mexico State 41-7 - Recap

New Mexico State couldn't hang with the Aggies on Saturday as Utah State blasted the Aggies 41-7 in Week 8 action at Romney Stadium.

Utah State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 30-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 56.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Chuckie Keeton completed 16 of 26 pass attempts for 257 yards for the Aggies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.

Germi Morrison rushed for 96 yards for New Mexico State, while Travaughn Colwell added 31 yards. Andrew Manley threw for 177 yards for the Aggies, while receivers Austin Franklin and Trevor Walls had 84 and 37 yards respectively.

New Mexico State was outgained by Utah State 516-321 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-20 by the Aggies.

Utah State lost the time of possession battle 33:42/26:18, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

Utah State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against UTSA. New Mexico State will aim to get back on the winning track vs Louisiana Tech.