RUSTON, La. -- Ross Jenkins passed for three touchdowns and ran for another to lead Louisiana Tech to a 45-7 win over New Mexico State on Saturday.
Daniel Porter added 132 yards for the Bulldogs (3-3, 2-1 Western Athletic Conference), who won their third home game of the season.
Louisiana Tech scored on its first three possessions to pull away from the Aggies (3-4, 1-2).
New Mexico State managed only 142 yards of offense and the Aggies' lone score came on a 38-yard fumble return by Davon House in the fourth quarter.
Louisiana Tech amassed 540 yards of offense, including 315 on the ground.
Andrew DiRocco 31 yd FG GOOD
Chris Johnson pass intercepted Nick Orr return for no gain to the Bayl 24
Trevone Boykin pass intercepted Xavien Howard return for 12 yds to the Bayl 17
Ethan Perry punt for 47 yds , Lynx Hawthorne returns for no gain to the Bayl 30 Lynx Hawthorne fumbled, recovered by TCU
Dane Evans pass complete to Joshua Atkinson for 35 yds for a TD