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Roberts, Air Force grind past New Mexico, 38-10

The Falcons (4-1, 1-1 Mountain West) defense contributed four takeaways and four sacks.

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Brad Roberts rolled to 142 yards and scored twice as Air Force scored on its first four possessions to build a big early lead then coasted to a 38-10 win over New Mexico on Saturday.

The Falcons (4-1, 1-1 Mountain West) defense contributed four takeaways and four sacks.

Air Force limited the Lobos (2-3, 0-1) to 189 yards, 143 of those compiled in the second half after the Falcons had already increased their lead to 31-0 early in the third quarter.

DeAndre Hughes added 89 rushing yards for Air Force with a touchdown.

New Mexico quarterback Terry Wilson Jr. was 13-21 for 142 yards and a touchdown.

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