UNLV at Colorado State

Colorado St. 33, UNLV 11


FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) - Shaquil Barrett and Shaq Bell returned turnovers for touchdowns as Colorado State beat mistake-prone UNLV 33-11 on Saturday night.

Barrett ran back an interception and Bell brought back a fumble for a score, two of the four mistakes forced by Colorado State (3-7, 2-4 Mountain West). Donnell Alexander ran for a career-high 139 yards, his second straight 100-yard game, and two touchdowns.

The Rams had lost seven of eight.

Tim Cornett ran for 102 yards on 20 carries for UNLV (2-9, 2-4). Cornett became the first Rebel to have eight 100-yard games in a season since Icky Woods did it in 1987. Nick Sherry was 12 of 30 passing for 139 yards, a touchdown and two interceptions.

The Rebels haven't won at Hughes Stadium since Nov. 20, 2002, and extended their road losing streak to 21 games. They failed to win back-to-back games for the first time since 2008.

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Scoring Summary
COLOSTShaquil Barrett 49 yd interception return (Jared Roberts kick)
COLOSTShaq Bell 30 yd fumble return (Jared Roberts kick)
COLOSTDonnell Alexander 10 yd run (Jared Roberts kick)
COLOSTJared Roberts 49 yd FG
COLOSTJared Roberts 32 yd FG
UNLVMax Johnson 1 yd pass from Nick Sherry (Anthony Williams 2pt pass from Nick Sherry)
COLOSTDonnell Alexander 14 yd run (missed kick)
UNLVNolan Kohorst 33 yd FG
Team Stats
First Downs1418
Third Down Efficiency3-136-15
Fourth Down Efficiency2-30-0
Plays-Net Yards63-21967-340
Passing Yds121109
Kick Return Yds15345
Punt Return Yds2110
Time of Poss.25:1534:45
Individual Stats
UNLV: Tim Cornett 20-102, Bradley Randle 3-5, Nick Sherry 4-1, Caleb Herring 1--2, Marcus Sullivan 1--8
COLOST: Donnell Alexander 21-139, Chris Nwoke 14-66, Joe Hansley 1-30, Joe Brown 3-5, Conner Smith 1--9
UNLV: Nick Sherry 12-30-88-2, Caleb Herring 2-4-33-0
COLOST: Conner Smith 16-27-109-1
UNLV: Tim Cornett 4-21, Jake Phillips 2-41, Devante Davis 2-35, Caleb Herring 2--1, Marcus Sullivan 1-10, Trey Mays 1-7, Anthony Williams 1-7, Max Johnson 1-1
COLOST: Lou Greenwood 3-21, Charles Lovett 3-6, Marquise Law 2-21, Kivon Cartwright 2-10, Donnell Alexander 2-8, Joe Hansley 1-18, Thomas Coffman 1-14, Chris Nwoke 1-7, Crockett Gillmore 1-4
UNLV3rd Mountain West West3-54-8
Colorado State4th Mountain West Mountain5-37-6

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