MOSCOW, Idaho — Nate Enderle passed for 291 yards and three touchdowns as Idaho defeated New Mexico State 37-14 Saturday.
The Vandals (4-3, 1-1 Western Athletic) raced to a 31-0 lead in the first half and finished with 392 yards offense, 304 in the air. New Mexico State (1-6, 0-3) scored with 7 seconds left in the half on Matt Christian’s 17-yard pass to Kyle Nelson.
The game bogged down in the second half as both teams had trouble generating yards. Idaho was penalized nine times for 118 yards in the game while the Aggies were assessed 12 penalties for 99 yards.
Enderle, who was 25-of-47, hooked up with Preston Davis, Mo Shaw and Kama Bailey for touchdowns and Princeton McCarty ran for 55 yards and a score.
Idaho held Christian to just eight completions in 29 attempts for 134 yards.