Scores

Final

San Jose State 38

(3-1, 1-1 away)

San Diego State 34

(2-2, 2-1 home)

8:00 PM ET, September 22, 2012

Qualcomm Stadium, SAN DIEGO, CA

1 2 3 4 T
SJSU 3 14 0 2138
SDSU 0 17 7 1034

Top Performers

Passing: D. Fales (SJSU) - 260 YDS, 4 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: A. Muema (SDSU) - 25 CAR, 202 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: R. Otten (SJSU) - 5 REC, 84 YDS, 1 TD

San Jose St. 38, San Diego St. 34

Associated Press

SAN DIEGO -- David Fales threw four touchdown passes, including a 14-yarder to Chandler Jones with 50 seconds left, to lift San Jose St. to a wild 38-34 win over San Diego St. on Saturday night.

The lead was tied once and changed hands four times in the final quarter.

Fales threw three of his TD passes in the fourth quarter as San Jose St. (3-1) overcame a 24-17 deficit.

Fales also threw touchdown passes of 1 yard to Ina Liaina and a 21-yarder to Noel Grigsby early in the fourth quarter to tie the game at 24. Tyler Ervin returned a kickoff 97 yards for a Spartans touchdown in the first half.

For San Diego St., Adam Muema ran for a career-high 202 yards, including an 83-yard TD in the first half. Walter Kazee added 90 yards and a touchdown on 17 carries.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SJSU
SDSU
1st Downs2129
Total Yards367484
Passing290213
Rushing77271
Penalties9-865-40
3rd Down Conversions4-108-17
4th Down Conversions0-01-2
Turnovers22
Possession22:0537:55

Passing Leaders

San Jose StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Fales21/312608.441
San Diego StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Katz17/272137.920

Rushing Leaders

San Jose StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Eskridge11524.7011
Jurich5214.2012
San Diego StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Muema252028.1183
Kazee17905.3130

Receiving Leaders

San Jose StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Otten58416.8123
Carr57314.6022
San Diego StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Lockett37324.3140
Escobar5469.2117

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERSJSUSDSU
FG04:01Austin Lopez 43 Yd 30
SECOND QUARTERSJSUSDSU
TD11:01Adam Muema 83 Yd Run (Chance Marden Kick) 37
TD10:46Tyler Ervin 97 Yd Kickoff Return (Austin Lopez Kick) 107
TD04:57Walter Kazee 8 Yd Run (Chance Marden Kick) 1014
TD03:09Ina Liaina 1 Yd Pass From David Fales (Austin Lopez Kick) 1714
FG00:49Chance Marden 25 Yd 1717
THIRD QUARTERSJSUSDSU
TD00:42Gavin Escobar 2 Yd Pass From Ryan Katz (Chance Marden Kick) 1724
FOURTH QUARTERSJSUSDSU
TD11:28Noel Grigsby 21 Yd Pass From David Fales (Austin Lopez Kick) 2424
FG05:33Chance Marden 41 Yd 2427
TD03:26Ryan Otten 15 Yd Pass From David Fales (Austin Lopez Kick) 3127
TD02:24Colin Lockett 40 Yd Pass From Ryan Katz (Chance Marden Kick) 3134
TD00:50Chandler Jones 14 Yd Pass From David Fales (Austin Lopez Kick) 3834