Lobos Fall 56-42 Against UNLV - Game Recap
Tim Cornett ran for 179 yards as UNLV handled New Mexico by a score of 56-42 on Saturday at University Stadium.
UNLV was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 53.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Caleb Herring completed 24 of 34 pass attempts for 293 yards for the Rebels in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Kasey Carrier rushed for 192 yards for New Mexico, while Carlos Wiggins added 119 yards. Cole Gautsche threw for 74 yards for the Lobos, while receivers Carlos Wiggins and Andrew Aho had 57 and 10 yards respectively.
UNLV was outgained by New Mexico 581-568 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 25-22 by the Rebels.
UNLV lost the time of possession battle 32:43/27:17, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
UNLV looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Hawaii. New Mexico will aim to get back on the winning track vs New Mexico State.