Las Vegas — The Cowboys fell to the UNLV Rebels 16–42 in Las Vegas on Saturday night. The Cowboy’s opened the game with a touchdown within the first 19 seconds of the game to make the score 7–0. They followed that up with an unsuccessful on-side kick. At the end of the first half the Pokes left the field with the score 21–13 in favor of the Rebels. The Cowboys never took the lead again and quickly fell behind.
With less than two minutes left in the game, #6 Robert Herron was tackled by Starr Fuimaono and had to be wheeled off the field in an ambulance. Preliminary reports from after the game indicate that Herron suffered no serious injuries. Herron will be held overnight at Sunrise hospital in Las Vegas for observation.
Final score 16–42 UNLV