New Mexico State falls to 0-3 with 31-10 loss to San Diego State


LAS CRUCES, N.M. — Chance Bell and Jordan Byrd each ran for over 100 yards to lead San Diego State to a 31-10 victory over New Mexico State on Saturday night.

Byrd had a pair of short-yardage touchdown runs and finished with 128 yards on 22 carries. Bell added 116 yards, and had an 18-yard TD run with 11 minutes left to cap the scoring.

New Mexico State (0-3) fumbled the ball on its first play from scrimmage, and Ryan Agnew ossed a 2-yard pass to Daniel Bellinger two plays later for the Aztecs (3-0). Agnew was 16-of-25 passing for 106 yards.

Josh Adkins was 26 of 41 for 299 yards passing and threw one touchdown pass, a 35-yarder to Robert Downs III for New Mexico State.

Next up for the Aggies is a trip up I-25 next Saturday to play rival New Mexico in Albuquerque. The Aggies and Lobos will kick off at 2:30 p.m.

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