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Lamar Jordan and Jhurell Pressley lead New Mexico to 21-9 comeback victory over UTSA

  • New Mexico running back Jhurell Pressley (6) runs with the ball during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game against  UTSA in San Antonio, Texas, Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Thomas)

    New Mexico running back Jhurell Pressley (6) runs with the ball during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game against UTSA in San Antonio, Texas, Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Thomas)  (The Associated Press)

  • New Mexico running back Cranston Jones, left, is congratulated by LaMar Bratton after scoring a touchdown during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game against UTSA in San Antonio, Texas, Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014. New Mexico won 21-9. (AP Photo/Michael Thomas)

    New Mexico running back Cranston Jones, left, is congratulated by LaMar Bratton after scoring a touchdown during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game against UTSA in San Antonio, Texas, Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014. New Mexico won 21-9. (AP Photo/Michael Thomas)  (The Associated Press)

  • UTSA quarterback Blake Bogenschutz flips after being hit by New Mexico defensive back SaQwan Edwards during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game in San Antonio, Texas, Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Thomas)

    UTSA quarterback Blake Bogenschutz flips after being hit by New Mexico defensive back SaQwan Edwards during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game in San Antonio, Texas, Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Thomas)  (The Associated Press)

Lamar Jordan and Jhurell Pressley each ran for a touchdown and over 100 yards, rallying New Mexico to a 21-9 win over UTSA on Saturday.

Pressley finished with 102 yards on five carries, including a 77-yard touchdown run that put New Mexico up 21-9 with 7:37 left.

Jordan had nine carries for 106 yards and completed 7 of 11 passes for 72 yards. His 9-yard touchdown run gave the Lobos (2-3) their first lead at 14-9 late in the third quarter.

New Mexico had eight different players carry the ball, outrushing the Roadrunners 283-112.

UTSA (1-4) scored the first nine points before surrendering the final 21 to record its fourth consecutive loss.

Blake Bogenschutz replaced UTSA starting quarterback Tucker Carter with 7:58 to play in the second quarter. Carter was not injured and returned in the fourth, but threw an interception to end the Roadrunners' final possession.