The UNLV Rebels host the Colorado State Rams in Week 8 of the college football schedule on Saturday, kick off time at 5:30 PM ET, at Sam Boyd Stadium.
The Colorado State Rams (3-4) suffered from a 28-23 loss to the Boise State Broncos in Week 7. Nick Stevens threw for 189 yards and two touchdowns in 17-for-31 passes. On the ground, Dalyn Dawkins rushed for 66 yards in 14 carries while Izzy Matthews had 55 yards and a touchdown in 11 carries. Michael Gallup led in receiving with 91 yards and a touchdown in four receptions while Dawkins had 24 yards and a touchdown in five receptions.
On the offense, Colorado State football averages 215.0 yards in passing and 186.3 yards in rushing. On the defense, Colorado State football allows 234.9 yards in passing and 194.4 yards in rushing against their opponents.
The UNLV Rebels (3-4) are coming from a 41-38 win over the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors in Week 7. Dalton Sneed threw for 279 yards and two touchdowns in 19-for-27 passes. On the ground, Lexington Thomas rushed for 102 yards and a touchdown in 21 carries while Charles Williams had 85 yards in 14 carries. David Greene had nine yards and two touchdowns. Devonte Boyd led in receiving with 83 yards and a touchdown in six catches while Tim Holt had 53 yards in two receptions. Thomas had 43 yards and a touchdown.
On the offense, UNLV football averages 157.0 yards in passing and 247.7 yards in rushing. On the defense, UNLV football allows 250.4 yards in passing and 163.0 yards in rushing against their opponents.
Colorado State vs UNLV football game schedule:
Date: October 22, 2016
Kick Off Time: 5:30 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: (Check your local channel listing)
Odds and Point Spread: -2.5 UNLV, 56.5 O/U