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Brandon Silvers threw for 286 yards and one touchdown and rushed for another score as Troy held off a late New Mexico State charge for a 27-24 Sun Belt Conference win on Saturday night.
Small-school QBs stand out nationally
Colorado State's Nick Stevens leads the nation through two weeks with nearly 1,000 passing yards, while UMass' Andrew Ford and New Mexico State's Tyler Rogers also rank in the top five. Shea Patterson sits second after breaking a school record Sunday, and top NFL prospect Josh Rosen ranks fourth.
Tyler Rogers threw for 401 yards and four touchdowns for New Mexico State and the Aggies defense caused four turnovers Saturday to beat New Mexico 30-28.
Manny Wilkins threw for 300 yards and two touchdowns, Kalen Ballage had two scoring runs and Arizona State overcame a sluggish second quarter to open the season with a 37-31 victory over New Mexico State on Thursday night.
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74 days until CFB Kickoff Starting in 1974, New Mexico State went 283 straight games without posting a shutout, the longest streak in FBS
Xavier Johnson rushed for 154 yards and three touchdowns, both career bests, and South Alabama became bowl eligible with a 35-28 win over New Mexico State on Saturday.
Taylor Lamb accounted for three touchdowns, Jalin Moore ran for 111 yards and a score and Appalachian State cruised to a 37-7 win over New Mexico State on Saturday.
Tyler Rogers accounted for five touchdowns and Larry Rose III ran for 123 yards as New Mexico State defeated Texas State 50-10 on Saturday.
The kickoff for Saturday's game between Texas State and New Mexico State has been delayed because of a bus crash involving the Texas State team.
Justice Hansen passed for 257 yards and two touchdowns, Warren Wand rushed for 91 yards and two short scores, and Arkansas State beat New Mexico State 41-22 on Saturday.