San Jose State at UTSA

San Jose St. 52, UTSA 24


SAN ANTONIO (AP) - David Fales threw for 279 yards and three touchdowns as San Jose State defeated UTSA 52-24 Saturday.

Fales completed 17 of 26 passes, including scoring throws of 36 yards to Noel Grigsby, 36 yards to Tyler Ervin and 6 yards to Ryan Otten. Grigsby had four catches for 110 yards, and Ervin added a 92-yard kickoff return for a touchdown among his 214 all-purpose yards.

The Spartans (5-2, 1-1 Western Athletic) forced three turnovers in the first quarter - one on a fumble that Chris Kearney recovered in the end zone - to lead 28-0 at the end of the period.

UTSA (5-2, 1-1), which finished with six turnovers, had 412 yards of offense. Ryan Polite completed 20 of 32 passes for 302 yards and two TDs.

Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.

Related Video

Scoring Summary
SJSTNoel Grigsby 36 yd pass from David Fales (Austin Lopez kick)
SJSTBlake Jurich 10 yd run (Austin Lopez kick)
SJSTTyler Ervin 36 yd pass from David Fales (Austin Lopez kick)
SJSTChris Kearney 0 yd fumble return (Austin Lopez kick)
SJSTAustin Lopez 25 yd FG
TXSAEvans Okotcha 69 yd pass from Ryan Polite (Kristian Stern kick)
SJSTTyler Ervin 92 yd kick return (Austin Lopez kick)
TXSAKristian Stern 41 yd FG
TXSAKenny Harrison 5 yd pass from Ryan Polite (Kristian Stern kick)
SJSTDe'Leon Eskridge 1 yd run (Austin Lopez kick)
SJSTRyan Otten 6 yd pass from David Fales (Austin Lopez kick)
TXSASteven Kurfehs 50 yd fumble return (Kristian Stern kick)
Team Stats
First Downs1715
Third Down Efficiency4-125-13
Fourth Down Efficiency1-10-3
Plays-Net Yards59-37470-412
Passing Yds283302
Kick Return Yds15595
Punt Return Yds18
Time of Poss.27:4932:11
Individual Stats
SJST: De'Leon Eskridge 10-38, David Freeman 9-31, Tyler Ervin 6-23, Blake Jurich 3-17, Chandler Jones 1-11, Ina Liaina 1-4, Joe Gray 1--2, Team 1--31
TXSA: Ryan Polite 13-44, Brian Vaughn 1-36, Evans Okotcha 7-29, Brandon Armstrong 6-27, David Glasco 5-10, Kam Jones 3-7, Josiah Monroe 1-5, Team 2--48
SJST: David Fales 17-26-279-0, Joe Gray 1-1-4-0
TXSA: Ryan Polite 20-32-302-1
SJST: Chandler Jones 6-63, Noel Grigsby 4-110, Jabari Carr 2-49, Ryan Otten 2-11, Tyler Ervin 1-36, Daniel Bradbury 1-9, Sean Linton 1-4, De'Leon Eskridge 1-1
TXSA: Kenny Bias 4-94, Marcellus Mack 3-18, Evans Okotcha 2-76, Jeremiah Moeller 2-25, Aaron Grubb 2-21, Earon Holmes 2-13, Cole Hubble 1-22, Kam Jones 1-21, Kenny Harrison 1-5, CheRod Simpson 1-4, Brandon Armstrong 1-3
San Jose State3rd Mountain West West3-54-8
UTSA2nd Conference USA West5-36-7

CBSSports Shop