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    Texas A&M Crushes SMU, 42-13


    By Tim Letcher
    SEC Digital Network

    Johnny Manziel passed for 244 yards and a touchdown, and rushed for 102 yards and two more scores as Texas A&M thumped SMU, 42-13 on Saturday night at Kyle Field.

    The Aggies started quickly, scoring on their first two drives of the game to take a 14-0 lead. SMU added a field goal late in the first quarter, but A&M then ran off 18 straight points to make it 32-3.

    SMU had 434 total yards, including 341 through the air on 67 passing attempts. However, the Mustangs could not convert, as the Aggies' defense forced three key turnovers.

    Texas A&M is now 3-1 on the season, while SMU falls to 1-2.

    Statistical Leaders


    Passing - Garrett Gilbert, 37-62, 310 yards, 1 TD, 1 INT

    Rushing - Prescott Line, 9 rushes, 40 yards

    Receiving - Kennan Holman, 10 receptions, 133 yards, 1 TD

    Texas A&M

    Passing - Johnny Manziel, 14-21, 244 yards, 1 TD, 1 INT

    Rushing - Johnny Manziel, 12 carries, 102 yards, 2 TD

    Receiving - Malcome Kennedy, 6 receptions, 83 yards, 1 TD

    Quick Notes:

    Texas A&M now leads the series with SMU 44-29-7.

    The Aggies have opened the season with four straight 40+ point games for the first time in school history.

    The Aggies have now scored in double digits in 32 straight games.