Emmanuel Lewis threw for one touchdown and ran for another, leading New Mexico Highlands past Eastern New Mexico 31-28 on Saturday night at Greyhound Stadium AKA Blackwater Draw north of Portales.
It was the football season opener for both schools.
Lewis finished 15 of 27 for 182 yards with one TD and one interception; he was also one of the Cowboys’ leading rushers with 78 yards on 11 carries. Ricky Marvay, one of the new-look receiving corps, made six catches for 100 yards.
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