LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Andrew Peasley handed for 239 yards and three touchdowns, and rushed for 118 yards and one other rating, and Utah State used 4 third-quarter touchdowns to beat New Mexico 41-27 on Thursday evening in a battle of winless groups.
Utah State had simply two passing touchdowns – and 45 mixed factors – by means of its first 4 video games.
Utah State trailed 13-6 on the break till Peasley led the Aggies on three touchdown-scoring drives within the first six-plus minutes of the third quarter for a 27-13 lead. He had landing throws of 35, 26 and 25 yards.
Kina Maile, who blocked a punt earlier within the sport, scored on a fumble return to make it 28-13 and Peasley added a 62-yard scrambling landing late within the fourth.
Justin McGriff, Savon Scarver and Carson Terrell every had receiving touchdowns for Utah State (1-4, 1-4 Mountain West).
Trae Corridor handed for 63 yards and rushed for 70 for New Mexico (0-5, 0-5), which has misplaced 14 straight video games.