Kevin Olekaibe scored 16 of his 21 points in the second half, Bryce Dejean-Jones added 17 and Khem Birch had 11 points, 12 rebounds and nine blocks to give UNLV a 73-62 victory over Utah State on Saturday.
UNLV gets 18 points from Deville Smith, even conference record
Bruce Natson’s 12-yard rushing touchdown with 3:56 left in the game capped an 11-play, 82-yard drive and gave Utah State a 28-24 victory over UNLV Saturday night.
Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd passed for 270 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for two more in a season-opening victory over Georgia, confirming Boyd as one of the top Heisman contenders this season.
UNLV’s first road game of the season ended in a lopsided loss at Utah State, 35-15.
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.