Rebels fall 35-33 in 2OT to E. Washington in Allegiant Stadium opener

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LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – SEPTEMBER 02: Running back Charles Williams #8 of the UNLV Rebels runs against the Eastern Washington Eagles during their game at Allegiant Stadium on September 2, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

UNLV FOOTBALL SCORES

This post will be updated throughout the game

FIRST QUARTER: Rebels win the toss and defer to the second half. Eagles to receive the opening kickoff. Scoreless first quarter. REBELS 0, EAGLES 0.

SECOND QUARTER: Eagles Seth Harrison kicks a 23 yard field goal. EAGLES 3, REBELS 0, 7:24 left in first half.

Rebels Daniel Gutierrez kicks a 49 yard field goal. REBELS 3, EAGLES 3, 3:11 left in first half.

Rebels Daniel Gutierrez kicks a 23 yard field goal. REBELS 6, EAGLES 3, halftime

THIRD QUARTER: Eagles E.Barriere pass complete to UNLV 31. Catch made by E.Chism at UNLV 31. Gain of 31 yards. E.Chism for 31 yards TOUCHDOWN. EAGLES 10, REBELS 6, 10:32 left in third.

Eagles D.Merritt rushed to UNLV End Zone for 1 yards. D.Merritt for 1 yards TOUCHDOWN. EAGLES 17, REBELS 6. 1:13 left in third.

FOURTH QUARTER: Rebels D.Gutierrez 47 yard field goal attempt is good. EAGLES 17, REBELS 9 early in fourth quarter.

Rebels D.Gutierrez 51 yard field goal attempt is good. EAGLES 20, REBELS 12 10:35 left in fourth quarter.

Rebels C.Williams rushed to EW End Zone for 16 yards. C.Williams for 16 yards TOUCHDOWN. Two point concersion GOOD. REBELS 20, EAGLES 20, 8:35 left in fourth quarter

Eagles S.Harrison 31 yard field goal attempt is no good with :03 left in regulation. REBELS 20, EAGLES 20, end of fourth quarter.

OVERTIME: Rebels C.Williams rushed to EW End Zone for 13 yards. C.Williams for 13 yards TOUCHDOWN. REBELS 27, EAGLES 20.

Eagles E.Barriere pass complete to UNLV 25. Catch made by D.Ingram at UNLV 25. Gain of 25 yards. D.Ingram for 25 yards TOUCHDOWN. REBELS 27, EAGLES 27

Eagles Eric Barriere passed to Blake Gobel to the right for 25 yard touchdown (2pt attempt converted, Eric Barriere pass to Talolo Limu-Jones)

Rebels Doug Brumfield rushed to the right for 19 yard touchdown

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) – It’s been a long time, nearly 22 months, since UNLV has won a football game. They hope to break that long stretch tonight at home against Eastern Washington.

Allegiant Stadium will be open to all fans regardless of vaccination status, but fans are being told to wear masks. The Rebels are 2 point underdogs against the Eagles from Cheney, Washington.

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