NCAAF Game Recap - New Mexico at San Jose State
Fri Oct 4, 2019 10:00 PM EDT

UGA
43
Tenn
14
F
MSU
10
OHSt
34
F
UtSt
6
LSU
42
F
Okla
45
Kans
20
F
Aub
13
Fla
24
F
Kent
0
Wisc
48
F
BGSU
0
ND
52
F
Tex
42
WVU
31
F
Purd
7
PSU
35
F
Cal
7
Oreg
17
F
Iowa
3
Mich
10
F
Wash
13
Stan
23
F
Boise
38
UNLV
13
F
UCF
24
Cin
27
F
OkSt
35
TxTch
45
F
Tuls
37
SMU
43
F(2OT)
GaSo
20
SoAl
17
F(1OT)
Temp
27
ECU
17
F
NM
21
SJSU
32
F
SoFL
48
UConn
22
F
MD
48
Rut
7
F
Tul
42
Army
33
F
BC
39
Lou
41
F
TCU
24
IASt
49
F
E Mi
16
C Mi
42
F
Ball
27
NIU
20
F
WestMI
24
Toled
31
F
ArkSt
38
GASt
52
F
Ohio
21
Buff
20
F OT
Ill
17
Minn
40
F
Marsh
13
MidTN
24
F
Bayl
31
K St
12
F
AF
25
Navy
34
F
VaTec
42
MiaFL
35
F
Mem
52
ULMon
33
F
NW
10
Neb
13
F
Troy
10
Mizzu
42
F
UNC
38
GATec
22
F
Ariz
35
Colo
30
F
W Ky
20
OD
3
F
Rice
20
UAB
35
F
UMass
0
FLInt
44
F
Vand
6
Miss
31
F
UTSA
26
UTEP
16
F
Lib
20
NMSt
13
F
Pitt
33
Duke
30
F
OreSt
48
UCLA
31
F
SDSU
24
ColSt
10
F

Oct 4, 2019, 10:00 PM EDT

Final

1

2

3

4

T

New Mexico (2-3)

0

7

7

7

21

San Jose State (3-2)

6

20

0

6

32

Love passes for 405 yards, San Jose State beats New Mexico
Sat Oct 5, 2019 2:02 AM

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) Josh Love passed for 405 yards and two TDs and San Jose State beat New Mexico 32-21 on Friday night.

The Spartans (3-2, 1-1 Mountain West Conference) scored the first 26 points of the game and Matt Mercurio added a pair of field goals in the fourth quarter to make it 32-14.

Cedric Patterson capped the scoring for the Lobos (2-3, 0-1) with a 38-yard TD catch from Sheriron Jones with 4:52 left in the game.

Nick Nash made it 6-0 with a 9-yard TD run in the middle of the first quarter. Billy Humphreys caught a 5-yard touchdown in the second quarter and Bailey Gaither scored on an 80-yard TD catch to give San Jose State a 20-0 lead with 8:42 left in the period.

Mercurio followed with a pair of field goals to make it 26-0. Mercurio had an extra point blocked after the opening touchdown and a field goal blocked later in the first quarter.

Tre Walker had seven catches for 130 yards for the Spartans.

Jones passed for 127 yards, two touchdowns and three interceptions and ran for 104 yards and a score for the Lobos.

Passing

NM Att Cmp % TD-Pa Yds-Pa LgPa Int Rat
S. Jones 16 7 43.8 2 127 38 3 71.6
T. Salanoa-Tuioti 10 4 40.0 0 34 14 1 10.0
SJSU Att Cmp % TD-Pa Yds-Pa LgPa Int Rat
J. Love 36 24 66.7 2 405 80 0 123.0
N. Nash 3 2 66.7 0 7 6 0 70.1

Rushing

NM Att Yds-Ru Avg LgRu TD-Ru
S. Jones 11 104 9.5 35 1
A. Davis 22 96 4.4 13 0
SJSU Att Yds-Ru Avg LgRu TD-Ru
N. Nash 9 29 3.2 9 1
D. Packer 7 26 3.7 11 0

Receiving

NM Rec Yds-Rc Avg LgRc TD-Rc
J. Kress 2 46 23.0 34 1
C. Patterson III 1 38 38.0 38 1
SJSU Rec Yds-Rc Avg LgRc TD-Rc
T. Walker 7 130 18.6 39 0
B. Gaither 2 90 45.0 80 1

Fumbles

NM F FL
B. Carroll 1 1
A. Davis 2 1
SJSU F FL
J. Love 1 1

Returning

NM KR Avg KRTD LgKR PR Avg TD LgPR
B. Carroll 3 27.3 0 37 0 - 0 0
C. Alexander 2 19.0 0 26 0 - 0 0
SJSU KR Avg KRTD LgKR PR Avg TD LgPR
B. Ezell 0 - 0 0 3 1.3 0 4
I. Hamilton 1 10.0 0 10 0 - 0 0

Punting

NM Punt Yds Avg LgPu
T. Dyer 3 145 48.3 60
SJSU Punt Yds Avg LgPu
A. Galland 5 202 40.4 51

Takeaways

NM Int Yds InTD
E. Austin 0 0 0
SJSU Int Yds InTD
B. Ezell 2 10 0
R. Tolefree 1 14 0

Team Stats Comparison

NM SJSU
Points For 21 32
Total Yards 399 464
Rushing Yards 238 52
Passing Yards 161 412
Passing Completions / Attempts 11/26 26/39
Turnovers 6 1
Interceptions Thrown 4 0
Fumbles - Lost 5/2 1/1
First Downs 19 19
Penalties - Yards 9/95 8/70
Time Of Possession 32:32 28:28
Third Down Conversions/Attempts 5/12 6/19
Fourth Down Conversions/Attempts 1/1 1/1
Punts - Average Yards 4/41 5/40

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter NM SJSU
SJSU 8:10 TD Nick Nash 9 yd run (missed kick) 0 6
2nd Quarter NM SJSU
SJSU 2:04 TD Billy Bob Humphreys 5 yd pass from Josh Love (Matt Mercurio kick) 0 13
SJSU 6:18 TD Bailey Gaither 80 yd pass from Josh Love (Matt Mercurio kick) 0 20
SJSU 8:03 FG Matt Mercurio 24 yd FG 0 23
SJSU 10:38 FG Matt Mercurio 33 yd FG 0 26
NM 13:48 TD Jordan Kress 34 yd pass from Sheriron Jones (Andrew Shelley kick) 7 26
3rd Quarter NM SJSU
NM 11:49 TD Sheriron Jones 4 yd run (Andrew Shelley kick) 14 26
4th Quarter NM SJSU
SJSU 2:13 FG Matt Mercurio 49 yd FG 14 29
SJSU 8:44 FG Matt Mercurio 24 yd FG 14 32
NM 10:08 TD Cedric Patterson III 38 yd pass from Sheriron Jones (Andrew Shelley kick) 21 32

Game Information

Stadium: CEFCU Stadium, San Jose, California
Attendance: 16,119
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