New Mexico at New Mexico State

New Mexico 27, New Mexico St. 14


LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - Kasey Carrier rushed for 129 yards and New Mexico snapped a 24-game road losing streak with a 27-14 victory over New Mexico State on Saturday night.

The Lobos' previous road win also came in Las Cruces when they defeated New Mexico State 35-24 on Sept. 27, 2008. The four-year road skid had been the longest current FBS streak in the nation.

Jhurell Pressley added two touchdowns and 71 yards rushing for New Mexico (2-2), which piled up 302 yards on the ground. The Lobos led 10-0 early and later pulled away with 17 straight points.

Andrew Manley completed 22 of 34 passes for 256 yards and a touchdown for New Mexico State (1-3). Austin Franklin had six catches for 107 yards, including a 23-yard TD with 3:54 left in the game.

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Scoring Summary
NMEXJustus Adams 24 yd FG
NMEXJhurell Pressley 7 yd run (Justus Adams kick)
NMEXSTRobert Clay 11 yd run (Tyler Stampler kick)
NMEXJustus Adams 29 yd FG
NMEXKasey Carrier 29 yd run (Justus Adams kick)
NMEXJhurell Pressley 1 yd run (Justus Adams kick)
NMEXSTAustin Franklin 23 yd pass from Andrew Manley (Tyler Stampler kick)
Team Stats
First Downs2418
Third Down Efficiency5-124-10
Fourth Down Efficiency1-10-1
Plays-Net Yards72-39454-334
Passing Yds92256
Kick Return Yds470
Punt Return Yds136
Time of Poss.38:1521:45
Individual Stats
NMEX: Kasey Carrier 21-129, Jhurell Pressley 15-71, Chase Clayton 3-36, B.R. Holbrook 9-34, Carlos Wiggins 2-20, Lamaar Thomas 4-12
NMEXST: Robert Clay 11-47, Germi Morrison 5-20, Akeelie Mustafa 1-8, Tiger Powell 1-2, Andrew Manley 2-1
NMEX: B.R. Holbrook 11-18-92-0
NMEXST: Andrew Manley 22-34-256-0
NMEX: Lamaar Thomas 4-31, Quintell Solomon 2-16, Carlos Wiggins 1-14, Ty Kirk 1-10, SaQwan Edwards 1-10, DeShawn Mills 1-6, Jeric Magnant 1-5
NMEXST: Austin Franklin 6-107, Kemonte' Bateman 5-48, Joseph Matthews 2-30, Perris Scoggins 2-25, Trevor Walls 2-21, David Quiroga 2-18, Robert Clay 2-2, Germi Morrison 1-5
New Mexico1st Mountain West Mountain6-29-4
New Mexico State8th Sun Belt 2-63-9

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