Wednesday, February 26 2014, 10:38 AM MST
Utah State Beats NMST To Become Bowl Eligible
(KUTV) Utah State football became bowl eligible for the second-straight year with a 41-7 rout over New Mexico State. USU becomes bowl eligible in back-to-back seasons for the first time since the 1960 and 1961 seasons.
Saturday’s win put Utah State at 6-2 overall and 2-0 in Western Athletic Conference. On the day Kerwin Williams scored a 76 yard touchdown run to give Utah State 7-0 lead.
Then Chuckie Keeton took over, throwing a 49 yard touchdown pass to Chuck Jacobs and then running in touchdown from 76 yard out, helping the Aggies to 21-0 halftime lead.
On the day, Keeton ran for two touchdowns and threw for two more in the Aggies' 35 point victory.
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