PORTALES, N.M. (KKCO/KJCT) Pailate Makakona rushed for 101 yards with two touchdowns as No. 25 CMU defeated Eastern New Mexico, 34-21, on Saturday.
Quarterback Eystin Salum was 11-21 with 184 yards and a touchdown through the air. He also rushed for 72 yards.
The Mavs ended with 437 total yards of offense.
CMU's defense also forced three turnovers.
The Mavs led 31-0 at half time.
With the win CMU is now 2-0 and will take on Western State on the road at 1 P.M. on September 15.