No. 5 A&M-Commerce wins field-goal battle with No. 12 CSU-Pueblo


CSU-Pueblo defensive back Cory McLellan knocks away a pass in the end zone in the second quarter against Texas A&M-Commerce.

Jake Viquez converted four of five field-goal attempts to help the No. 5 Texas A&M Commerce Lions to a 12-6 win over the No. 12 CSU-Pueblo Thunderwolves Thursday night in the first game at the Thunderbowl in 650 days.

Viquez knocked through attempts from 30, 29, 40 and 52 yards before missing a 31-yard attempt late in the fourth quarter.

Dean Faithfull made half of his attempts, including tries from 34 and 33 yards.

CSU-Pueblo will visit Grand Valley State Sat., Sept. 11. Kickoff is set for 5 p.m.

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