Kasey Carrier ran for 179 yards as New Mexico handled Air Force by a score of 45-37 on Friday at University Stadium.
New Mexico was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 62.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Cole Gautsche completed 1 of 3 pass attempts for 28 yards for the Lobos in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Anthony LaCoste rushed for 177 yards for Air Force, while Broam Hart added 46 yards. Nate Romine threw for 188 yards for the Falcons, while receivers Garrett Griffin and Jalen Robinette had 56 and 51 yards respectively.
New Mexico outgained Air Force 479-445 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-25 by the Lobos.
The time of possession battle favored New Mexico as their offense was on the field for 35:04, longer than the 24:56 of their opponents.
New Mexico looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Colorado State. Air Force will aim to get back on the winning track vs UNLV.