No. 15 Fresno State In-Game Notes vs. New Mexico
Nov. 23, 2013
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Fresno State captains: 4, 13
Fresno State won the toss, deferred to the second half. Bulldogs to defend the south goal.
Kyrie Wilson recorded his first sack since the Cal Poly game around the 10-minute mark on a third down.
Derek Carr hit Davante Adams on a 58-yard touchdown pass at 8:18. It is Adams' 16th TD catch of the season, which sets a new Fresno State record and ties the Mountain West record for the most in a season.
That was also Derek Carr's 30th consecutive game with a touchdown pass, which is the longest active streak in the FBS.
With four completions on that first drive for the Bulldogs, Derek Carr set a new MW record for most attempts in conference only games at 317, surpassing BYU's John Beck.
Josh Quezada's 33-yard touchdown run at 2:59 was his longest rush of the season.
Fresno State led 14-0 after the first quarter despite the fact UNM had the ball for 12:05 of the 15 minutes in the opening stanza.
Davante Adams caught his second TD of the game at 13:50, a 44-yard score. That gave him the Mountain West single-season record all to himself for most TD receptions and the MW record for career TD catches with 31.
Adams also went over 100-yards receiving on that catch, which is his fifth 100-yard receiving game this year and 11th of his career.
The Bulldogs scored 21 points on their first 13 offensive plays.
Isaiah Burse scored a 26-yard touchdown run off a fumblerooski. It was Burse's 18th career touchdown, fourth rushing.
Ejiro Ederaine's sack at 7:32 gave him a sack in five-straight games and was his 10th of the season.
Derron Smith, on a fourth-and-12, recorded a sack for a loss of 12 yards. It was Smith's third sack of the season.
On a 52-yard pass to Isaiah Burse, Derek Carr went over 300 yards passing in a game, his 18th career 300-yard passing game and eighth of the season.
Fresno State had 418 yards of offense on just 31 plays - an average of 13.5 yards per play in the first half.
Davante Adams caught a 59-yard TD pass from Derek Carr, the duo's third TD hookup of the game.
This is Derek Carr's 13th career game with four or more TD passes, the most of any active quarterback. He has six of them this season.
Josh Harper scored on a 59-yard touchdown pass from Derek Carr at 8:59. It was Carr's fifth TD pass of the game, giving him 100 in his career. He becomes the 18th player in FBS history to have over 10,000 passing yards and 100 touchdowns.
Derek Carr threw his sixth TD pass of the game - a 11-yarder to Josh Harper, at 4:59. It was his sixth TD pass of the game, tying the school record.
Harper's three TD catches is a new career-high and with Davante Adams' three TD's. This is the first time in school history two receivers have had three TD catches in the same game.
Fresno State scored 28 points in the third quarter, the most in Bulldog Stadium history and that ties for the most in a third quarter in Mountain West history.
Fresno State went 700 yards of offense for the third time in school history. The 'Dogs went on to set new school and Mountain West records for total yards in a game with 820.