Caleb Herring threw for 140 yards and a touchdown and rushed for another 57 to lead UNLV to a 38-7 win over Western Illinois Saturday night.
Chad takes a look at UNLV football and the players to look out for.
The Rebels opened their season Thursday night in Minnesota but things didn’t quiet go UNLV’s way, as the Golden Gophers put the hammer down in the second half and beat the Rebels 51 to 23.
The Rebels suffered their 21st consecutive road loss on Saturday night in Fort Collins as Colorado State hammered UNLV 33-11.
The Rebels came into Saturday’s game 1-8 on the season, losing their last five games, in desperate need of a win and they pulled it off. UNLV scored the first 21 points of the game and held on to beat New Mexico 35-7.
San Diego State handed UNLV its 20th straight road loss, 24-13, Saturday.
Chad was at the UNLV/UNR game last weekend and has a few words about the outcome.
The 0 and 3 Rebels entered Saturday night’s game against the Air Force Falcons 10 1/2 point underdogs, a team they hadn’t beaten since November of 2006.
The Rebels opened up the season at home Thursday night in front of 16,000 fans at Sam Boyd stadium as they hosted the Minnesota Golden Gophers and the two teams put on a show, going into triple overtime.
Ronnie Hillman ran for 192 yards and two touchdowns to lead San Diego State to a 31-14 victory over UNLV on Saturday night.