Post Game Notes
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  09/12/2009

Sept. 12, 2009

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  • UNM has lost 6 straight games, the longest drought since a 6-game slide in 1998-99 (last 4 games of 1998 and first 2 of 1999)
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  • had 81 yards of total offense in the 1st quarter, but just 90 the rest of the game...the Lobos (171 yards) were held under 200 yards of total offense for the first time since gaining 186 in last year's home and season-opener vs. TCU


Senior LB Tray Hardaway

  • 8 tackles and he returned a fumble 92 yards for a TD in the 4th quarter
  • the last Lobo to return a fumble for a score was DE Jaymar Latchison (28 yards) last year against San Diego State
  • the longest fumble return in UNM history is 97 yards by Pete McDavid vs. Northern Arizona in 1936

    Sophomore K James Aho

  • made his only FG attempt, connecting from 48 yards, which ties a career-high for the 2nd straight game
  • 21-27 FGs in 14 career games at New Mexico

    Sophomore DE Jaymar Latchison

  • Career-high 2.0 sacks and forced a fumble

    Sophomore DE Johnathan Rainey

  • 4 tackles, another sack and 2.0 tackles for loss
  • 11 tackles, 3.0 sacks and 4.0 tackles for loss in 2 games, both off the bench

    Sophomore MLB Carmen Messina

  • Career-high 14 tackles, giving him 23 in the first tw
  • games...had 35 in 12 games last year

    Senior DT Kendall Briscoe

  • Career-high 3.0 tackles for loss (4 tackles total)...sack and forced the fumble that resulted in the Lobos only TD

    Senior FS Frankie Baca

  • Career-high 7 tackles - all solo - in his first career start (40 career games)

    Junior WR Nick Wilhelm

  • Walk-on led the team with a career-high 3 catches for 33 yards...4 grabs for 46 yards in his first season of regular gameday action

    Junior OT Maurice Mears

  • made his first career start as a Lobo at right tackle in place of injured Ivan Hernandez
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