Aggies Down Texas El Paso 57-7 - Match Report
Texas El Paso couldn't hang with the Aggies on Saturday as Texas A&M blasted the Miners 57-7 in Week 10 action at Kyle Field.
Bettors who backed the Aggies were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 47.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 77.5.
Johnny Manziel completed 16 of 24 pass attempts for 273 yards for the Aggies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Aaron Jones rushed for 62 yards for Texas El Paso, while Blaire Sullivan added 40 yards. Blaire Sullivan threw for 71 yards for the Miners, while receivers Devin Patterson and Malcolm Trail had 32 and 31 yards respectively.
Texas El Paso was outgained by Texas A&M 564-198 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 25-10 by the Aggies.
The time of possession battle favored Texas El Paso as their offense was on the field for 36:06, longer than the 23:54 of their opponents.
Texas A&M looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Mississippi State. Texas El Paso will aim to get back on the winning track at North Texas.