Topics

Mountain West Conference
College football: Fresno State defeats New Mexico, 35-24
College football: Fresno State defeats New Mexico, 35-24

Brian Burrell threw for 318 yards and three touchdowns and Fresno State rallied to beat New Mexico, 35-24, on Friday night at Albuquerque in the Mountain West Conference opener for both teams. Burrell completed 27 of 39 passes with one interception and ran for 63 yards and a touchdown in 14 carries for the Bulldogs (2-3). Marteze Waller rushed for 163 yards in 19 carries, and Josh Harper had six catches for 94 yards and a touchdown. Burrell threw a 23-yard touchdown pass to Harper early in the second quarter and connected with Josh Quezada on a 10-yard scoring strike with 16 seconds left in the half. The Bulldogs took a 21-17 lead on Burrell's three-yard touchdown pass to Greg...

Loading