(1-3, 0-1 Sun Belt)
(1-3, 1-1 MW)
4:00 PM ET, September 24, 2011
Spartan Stadium (CA), San Jose, CA
Passing: M. Faulkner (SJSU) - 236 YDS, 2 TD
Rushing: B. Rutley (SJSU) - 33 CAR, 209 YDS, 2 TD
Receiving: R. Otten (SJSU) - 6 REC, 98 YDS, 2 TD
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Brandon Rutley rushed for 209 yards and scored twice and San Jose State ended a 13-game losing streak dating to last season, beating New Mexico State 34-24 Saturday.
Rutley became the first player to rush for more than 200 yards for the Spartans (1-3, 1-1 WAC) in seven years. Matt Faulkner threw for 236 yards and two touchdowns.
Matt Christian threw for 238 yards and a touchdown for the Aggies (1-3, 0-1 WAC), who have lost two straight since beating Minnesota. Kenny Turner added 129 yards rushing and a touchdown.