Rogers was 6-of-13 passing for 119 yards and three TDs and added 103 yards rushing and one score on 10 carries. The Rebels (1-1) had 29 first downs and finished with 414 yards rushing.
Jason Filley's 33-yard field goal pulled UTEP (0-2) within four points late in the first quarter but UNLV outscored the Miners 24-0 in the second and, after the Rebels' Farrell Hester recovered a fumble on the opening kickoff of the second half, Thomas scored on a 4-yard run to make it 45-10 with 14:35 left in the third quarter.
Ohio State coach Ryan Day will get a $487,000 bonus at the end of this month for his work leading the Buckeyes football team during Urban Meyer's suspension.
Episode 3 of "Beyond The Stripes" focuses on the story of Mark Fossati, the fun-and-football-loving Tiger LB returning this season. Stay for teammate Tom Johnson's advice on fixing a broken leg!
The first episode of the series "Beyond The Stripes" looks at the return of 2016 Bushnell Cup winner John Lovett, and what he means to the Tigers.
Highlights from Harvard's season-opening 36-14 win over San Diego at Harvard Stadium
The North Carolina Tar Heels football team is donating their per diem allotments, sports drinks and use of the team's equipment truck to Hurricane Florence relief efforts.
Vanderbilt coach Derek Mason apparently doesn't think much of Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly's comment that tight end Alize Mack "was getting cut [blocked] maliciously" during Saturday's game.