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2017 Schedule
1-1, 1st in MW - West
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Mountain West rushers leading the way

Three Mountain West backs rank among the nation's top five rushers through two weeks, with Hawai'i's Diocemy Saint Juste leading the way. Navy's Zach Abey is the only QB on the list, while Bryce Love has the fewest carries (30) of the five, averaging 11.3 yards per rush thus far.


UNLV bounces back with big plays, beats Idaho 44-16

Lexington Thomas had a career-high 190 yards rushing and three touchdowns, Armani Rogers and Devonte Boyd had the longest pass play in school history and UNLV bounced back from one of the biggest upsets in college history with a 44-16 win over Idaho...

Rogers connects with Boyd for 94-yard TD (0:58)
Acho puts a bow on wild week in college football (1:25)
Howard celebrates upsetting UNLV (0:30)
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Howard (+45) pulls CFB's biggest upset ever

Howard, a 45-point underdog against UNLV on Saturday, pulled off a stunning 43-40 win, marking the biggest point-spread upset in college football history.

Howard celebrates after biggest upset in last 10 years (0:38)

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66 days until college football kickoff: Wyoming scored 66 points in a loss at UNLV on November 12. That's just shy of the FBS record for most points in a loss held by Nevada, who scored 67 points in a four-overtime loss to Boise State in 2007.

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

The Raiders have selected Florida LT David Sharpe with their fourth-round selection, No. 129 overall. The pick was announced by Nevada governor Brian Sandoval in front of the Welcome to Las Vegas sign. Per NFL Network, the 6-6, 343-pound Sharpe is "almost blind" in his right eye. He blocked for Raiders coach Jack Del Rio's son Luke, the Gators quarterback.

Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

UNLV coach Tony Sanchez received a three-year extension through the 2021 season, the school announced Friday. Sanchez was hired from local prep power Bishop Gorm High School prior to the 2015 season and the Rebels have gone 7-17 over his first two seasons. "Tony is building a foundation for long-term success in every phase of the Rebel football program," UNLV president Len Jessup said. "With his high-energy style and passion for the game, Tony is creating a new culture for UNLV Football that is generating tremendous community support and has Rebel fans excited for the future."

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

UNLV extends coach Tony Sanchez's contract through the 2021 season. Sanchez, who is 7-17 with the Rebels, signed a four-year deal in December 2014.

UNLV quarterback breaks six tackles en route to end zone (0:22)
Butler busts through three tackles for Nevada TD (0:42)
Breaking down Boise State's 42-25 win over UNLV (1:28)
Boise State head coach Bryan Harsin breaking down his team's performance in 42-25 win over UNLV (0:55)

UNLV closes out scoring, but falls to Boise

Kurt Palandech connects with Andrew Price for a 45-yard touchdown pass and followed that with a two-point run. But No. 20 Boise State won 42-25 to stay in position for a New Year's Six bowl bid.

Team Stats

Passing Yards206.581st
Rushing Yards350.54th
Points For42.0Tied-22nd
Points Against29.590th