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    Texas A&M Blasts UTEP, 57-7


    By Tim Letcher
    SEC Digital Network

    Texas A&M scored 55 straight points en route to crushing UTEP 57-7 on Saturday night in College Station.

    Johnny Manziel accounted for six touchdowns in the game. The defending Heisman Trophy winner passed for four touchdowns and rushed for two more as the Aggies moved to 7-2 on the season.

    A&M actually trailed 7-2 before scoring the game's final 55 points.

    Manziel had 273 yards passing and 67 yards rushing in the game. Travis Labhart caught two touchdown passes for the Aggies.

    Texas A&M's defense also played well in the game, holding UTEP to only 198 yards of total offense in the game.

    Statistical Leaders


    Passing - Blaire Sullivan, 9-17, 71 yards, 3 INT

    Rushing - Aaron Jones, 22 carries, 62 yards, 1 TD

    Receiving - Devin Patterson, 1 reception, 32 yards

    Texas A&M

    Passing - Johnny Manziel, 16-24, 273 yards, 4 TD

    Rushing - Johnny Manziel, 7 carries, 67 yards, 2 TD

    Receiving - Travis Labhart, 4 receptions, 83 yards, 2 TD

    Quick Notes:

    All four of Texas A&M's non-conference opponents this season were from the state of Texas (Rice, Sam Houston State, SMU and UTEP). A&M has not lost to a non-conference school from Texas since 1954, when Paul "Bear" Bryant lost the first game of his A&M coaching career to Texas Tech.
    Texas A&M leads the series between the schools 3-0.
    The Aggies have now scored at least 40 points in 12 straight games, the longest streak in the FBS.