UNLV Falls 41-16 to Thunderbirds - Recap
UNLV couldn't hang with the Thunderbirds on Saturday as S. Utah blasted the Rebels 41-16 in Week 4 action at Sam Boyd Stadium.
The Thunderbirds were a 9.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 62.5.
Brad Sorensen completed 16 of 34 pass attempts for 178 yards for the Thunderbirds in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Rebels defense.
Tim Cornett rushed for 65 yards for UNLV, while Bradley Randle added 28 yards. Caleb Herring threw for 223 yards for the Rebels, while receivers Phillip Payne and Trey Mays had 175 and 28 yards respectively.
S. Utah was outgained by UNLV 402-256 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-16 by the Rebels.
The time of possession battle favored UNLV as their offense was on the field for 35:22, longer than the 24:38 of their opponents.