Aggies Fall 42-21 Against Texas El Paso - Game Recap

Aggies Fall 42-21 Against Texas El Paso - Game Recap

Jordan Leslie caught 7 passes for 103 yards against the New Mexico State defense as Texas El Paso handed the Aggies a 42-21 loss on Saturday at Aggie Memorial Stadium.

Texas El Paso was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 57.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Jameill Showers completed 18 of 28 pass attempts for 253 yards for the Miners in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Aggies defense.

Germi Morrison rushed for 48 yards for New Mexico State, while King Davis III added 31 yards. Andrew McDonald threw for 156 yards for the Aggies, while receivers Jerrel Brown and Brandon Betancourt had 81 and 72 yards respectively.

Texas El Paso outgained New Mexico State 546-398 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 29-15 by the Miners.

Texas El Paso led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 41:53/18:07 split in that important category.

Texas El Paso heads into a Week 4 battle against UTSA. New Mexico State, meanwhile, will have their next action against UCLA.