Recap - Rebels Defeat Hawaii 40-20
|Recap - Rebels Defeat Hawaii 40-20|
UNLV got a 106-yard performance from Tim Cornett as a key part of its 40-20 victory over the Warriors on Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium.
UNLV was an underdog by 17 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 58.5.
Caleb Herring completed 17 of 29 pass attempts for 178 yards for the Rebels in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Warriors defense.
Sterling Jackson rushed for 34 yards for Hawaii, while Joey Iosefa added 1 yards. Bryant Moniz threw for 233 yards for the Warriors, while receivers Billy Ray Stutzmann and Justin Clapp had 136 and 83 yards respectively.
Hawaii was outgained by UNLV 365-290 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-16 by the Rebels.
The time of possession battle favored UNLV as their offense was on the field for 35:05, longer than the 24:55 of their opponents.
UNLV looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against S. Utah. Hawaii will aim to get back on the winning track vs UC Davis.