Air Force vs UNLV Recap - Rebels Win 38-35
Tim Cornett tore up the turf for 114 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Rebels to a 38-35 win over the Falcons at Sam Boyd Stadium.
UNLV won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 11-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 54.5.
Nick Sherry completed 23 of 32 pass attempts for 250 yards for the Rebels in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Falcons defense.
Cody Getz rushed for 113 yards for Air Force, while Connor Dietz added 68 yards. Connor Dietz threw for 90 yards for the Falcons, while receivers Ty MacArthur and Marcus Hendricks had 64 and 26 yards respectively.
Air Force lost the offensive yardage battle to UNLV 449-442 yards in Saturday's game. Air Force had more first downs as that total ended up 24-21.
The time of possession battle favored UNLV as their offense was on the field for 32:14, longer than the 27:46 of their opponents.
UNLV looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Utah State. Air Force will aim to get back on the winning track vs Colorado State.