New Mexico Falls to Texas Tech, 59-13
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  09/17/2011
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics

Sept. 17, 2011

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Deon Long had three receptions for 139 yards in the New Mexico's 59-13 loss to Texas Tech on Saturday.

Seth Doege threw for 401 yards and five touchdowns to lead Texas Tech.

Doege tied a school record by completing his first 15 passes en route to finishing 40 for 44 - a 90.9 completion percentage, a national record for quarterbacks with at least 40 completions.

Darrin Moore caught nine passes for 118 yards and three touchdowns for the Red Raiders (2-0). Eric Ward had two TD receptions.

Deon Long had three catches for 139 yards for the Lobos (0-3), including a 69-yarder to set up their only touchdown.

Texas Tech amassed 624 yards of offense.

Two lightning delays postponed the game a total of 95 minutes.