Minnesota vs New Mexico State Wrap - Minnesota Wins 44-21
|Minnesota vs New Mexico State Wrap - Minnesota Wins 44-21|
Rodrick Williams tore up the turf for 148 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Golden Gophers to a 44-21 win over the Aggies at Aggie Memorial Stadium.
Minnesota was the ATS victor, as they covered the 16-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 52.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Philip Nelson completed 8 of 15 pass attempts for 127 yards for the Golden Gophers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Aggies defense.
Germi Morrison rushed for 32 yards for New Mexico State, while Andrew McDonald added 30 yards. Andrew McDonald threw for 186 yards for the Aggies, while receivers Jordan Bergstrom and Joseph Matthews had 60 and 53 yards respectively.
The time of possession battle favored New Mexico State as their offense was on the field for 31:49, longer than the 28:11 of their opponents.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face Western Illinois looking for another win. For New Mexico State, they head home to face Texas El Paso.