New Mexico State vs Minnesota Wrap - New Mexico State Wins 28-21
|New Mexico State vs Minnesota Wrap - New Mexico State Wins 28-21|
The Aggies were Week 2 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Golden Gophers by a score of 28-21 at TCF Bank Stadium.
New Mexico State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 22.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 52.5.
Andrew Manley completed 20 of 31 pass attempts for 288 yards for the Aggies in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Golden Gophers defense.
MarQueis Gray rushed for 110 yards for Minnesota, while Duane Bennett added 25 yards. MarQueis Gray threw for 211 yards for the Golden Gophers, while receivers Da'Jon McKnight and Collin McGarry had 146 and 26 yards respectively.
Minnesota was outgained by New Mexico State 421-419 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 25-22 by the Aggies.
New Mexico State led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 32:30/27:30 split in that important category.
Next game, New Mexico State takes its act home to face Texas El Paso looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Miami (Ohio).