ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Donnel Pumphrey rushed for a career-high 246 yards on 20 carries and had two long touchdown runs to help San Diego State beat New Mexico 24-14 on Friday night.
Pumphrey gave the Aztecs (3-3, 2-1 Mountain West) a 10-0 lead in the second quarter with a 49-yard touchdown run and scored on a 93-yarder in the third to make it 24-14.
Chase Price added a career-high 141 yards rushing on 17 attempts and had a 27-yard scoring run in the third quarter. San Diego State outgained New Mexico 397-152 on the ground.
New Mexico (3-3, 0-2) scored on Lamar Jordan's 45-yard pass to Carlos Wiggins in the second quarter and Teriyon Gipson's 1-yard run in the third.