GAMEDAY College Football

San Diego State 28, New Mexico State 10

Associated Press

CARSON, Calif. - Greg Bell ran for a touchdown and a career-high 165 yards, Jordon Brookshire scrambled for a score, and San Diego State pulled away in the third quarter to beat New Mexico State 28-10.

Bell's 23-yard touchdown run pulled San Diego State to 10-7 early in the third quarter. Brookshire made it 14-7 when he took off from the 19-yard left hash mark, ran to the right sideline, was tripped up around the 9 and dove into the end zone to give the Aztecs a 14-10 lead. Andrew Aleki's 25-yard pick-6 made it 21-10 with 2:45 remaining in the third.

Jordan Byrd broke loose for a 43-yard touchdown run to cap the scoring with 14:19 remaining.

New Mexico State's (0-2) Jonah Johnson was 34-of-56 passing for 326 yards with one touchdown pass, but he threw three interceptions.


Scoring Summary
First Quarter NMStSDSU
NMSt FG 7:26 Ethan Albertson 31 yd FG 3 0
Second Quarter NMStSDSU
NMSt TD 10:42 Dominic Gicinto 8 yd pass from Jonah Johnson (Ethan Albertson kick) 10 0
Third Quarter NMStSDSU
SDSU TD 13:43 Greg Bell 23 yd run (Matt Araiza kick) 10 7
SDSU TD 3:01 Jordon Brookshire 18 yd run (Matt Araiza kick) 10 14
SDSU TD 2:45 Andrew Aleki 25 yd interception return (Matt Araiza kick) 10 21
Fourth Quarter NMStSDSU
SDSU TD 14:19 Jordan Byrd 43 yd run (Matt Araiza kick) 10 28
Team Stats
  New Mexico State San Diego State
First downs 21 17
  Rushing 4 12
  Passing 16 4
  Penalty 1 1
3rd Down Efficiency 7-20, 35% 5-13, 38%
4th down efficiency 0-0, -% 0-0, -%
Rushes-Yards 26-48 42-248
Passing Yards 326 115
Return Yards 20 37
Completions-Attempts-Int 34-56-3 7-20-1
Sacks-Yards Lost 5--25 2--17
Punts 11 9
Punts-Average 41.8 56.8
Fumbles Lost 4-0 2-2
Penalties - Yards 6-61 7-70
Time of Possession 33:42 26:18
New Mexico State Passing
Player Cmp Att Yds TDs Int
J. Johnson 34 56 326 1 3
San Diego State Passing
Player Cmp Att Yds TDs Int
J. Brookshire 7 20 115 0 1
New Mexico State Rushing
Player Carries Yds Avg TDs
O. Samuels 6 35 5.8 0
J. Price 8 20 2.5 0
T. Warner 1 -2 -2.0 0
J. Johnson 11 -5 -0.5 0
San Diego State Rushing
Player Carries Yds Avg TDs
G. Bell 21 161 7.7 1
J. Byrd 3 48 16.0 1
J. Brookshire 7 15 2.1 1
K. Williams 3 11 3.7 0
C. Bell 7 7 1.0 0
J. Matthews 1 6 6.0 0
New Mexico State Receiving
Player Rec Yds Avg TDs
T. Warner 10 79 7.9 0
J. Wyatt 5 74 14.8 0
D. Gicinto 7 64 9.1 1
C. Harrity 5 38 7.6 0
R. Downs III 2 21 10.5 0
A. Bodison 2 19 9.5 0
A. Escobar 1 19 19.0 0
J. Price 1 6 6.0 0
O. Samuels 1 6 6.0 0
San Diego State Receiving
Player Rec Yds Avg TDs
K. Smith 2 63 31.5 0
B. Busbee 2 19 9.5 0
J. Byrd 1 18 18.0 0
D. Bellinger 1 10 10.0 0
J. Matthews 1 5 5.0 0
New Mexico State Interceptions
Player Int Yards
C. Mills 1 0
San Diego State Interceptions
Player Int Yards
A. Aleki 1 25
M. Shawcroft 1 3
T. Hawkins 1 0
New Mexico State Punting
Player Punts Yards Avg
J. Carlson 11 460 41.8
San Diego State Punting
Player Punts Yards Avg
M. Araiza 9 511 56.8
New Mexico State Punt Returns
Player Ret Yards Average
R. Downs III 4 20 5.0
San Diego State Punt Returns
Player Ret Yards Average
J. Byrd 2 9 4.5
New Mexico State Kick Returns
Player Ret Yards Average
San Diego State Kick Returns
Player Ret Yards Average
New Mexico State Missed FG
Player Length
San Diego State Missed FG
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