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UNLV Rebels Photos

UNLV Rebels Photos

  1. LAS VEGAS, NV - SEPTEMBER 08: Defensive lineman Tavis Malakius #55 of the UNLV Rebels chases after quarterback Kai Locksley #1 of the UTEP Miners during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on September 8, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Rebels defeated the Miners 52-24. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

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    LAS VEGAS, NV - SEPTEMBER 08: Running back Lexington Thomas #3 of the UNLV Rebels celebrates with offensive lineman Justin Polu #78 after Thomas scored a touchdown on a 40-yard run against the UTEP Miners during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on September 8, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Rebels defeated the Miners 52-24. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

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  2. LAS VEGAS, NV - SEPTEMBER 08: Running back Quardraiz Wadley #4 of the UTEP Miners is tackled by linebacker Javin White #16 of the UNLV Rebels after a 41-yard run during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on September 8, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Rebels defeated the Miners 52-24. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

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    LAS VEGAS, NV - SEPTEMBER 08: Quarterback Armani Rogers #1 of the UNLV Rebels high-fives head coach Tony Sanchez after Rogers rushed for a 31-yard touchdown against the UTEP Miners during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on September 8, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Rebels defeated the Miners 52-24. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

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  3. LAS VEGAS, NV - SEPTEMBER 08: (L-R) Wide receivers Kendal Keys #84, Mekhi Stevenson #2 and Elijah Trosclair #82 of the UNLV Rebels celebrate after Stevenson scored a touchdown on a 51-yard pass play against the UTEP Miners during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on September 8, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Rebels defeated the Miners 52-24. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

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    LAS VEGAS, NV - SEPTEMBER 08: Running back Charles Williams #8 of the UNLV Rebels rushes for a 12-yard gain against (L-R) linebacker A.J. Hotchkins #9, linebacker Jamar Smith #29 and defensive back Kahani Smith #24 of the UTEP Miners during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on September 8, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Rebels defeated the Miners 52-24. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

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  4. LAS VEGAS, NV - SEPTEMBER 08: Wide receiver Brandon Presley #80 of the UNLV Rebels congratulates wide receiver Mekhi Stevenson #2 after he scored a touchdown on a 51-yard pass play against the UTEP Miners during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on September 8, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada.The Rebels defeated the UTEP Miners 52-24. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

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    LAS VEGAS, NV - SEPTEMBER 08: Linebacker A.J. Hotchkins #9 of the UTEP Miners sacks quarterback Armani Rogers #1 of the UNLV Rebels during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on September 8, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

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  5. LAS VEGAS, NV - SEPTEMBER 08: (L-R) Running back Lexington Thomas #3 of the UNLV Rebels gets away from linebacker A.J. Hotchkins #9, defensive back Justin Rogers #13 and defensive back Jerrell Brown #18 of the UTEP Miners to score a 40-yard touchdown during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on September 8, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

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    LAS VEGAS, NV - SEPTEMBER 08: (L-R) Running back Lexington Thomas #3 of the UNLV Rebels gets away from linebacker A.J. Hotchkins #9, defensive back Jerrell Brown #18 and defensive back Justin Rogers #13 of the UTEP Miners to score a 40-yard touchdown during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on September 8, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

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