Rebels roll on road behind Lexington Thomas' big day.
Rebels are on the road next after losing to Howard at Sam Boyd Stadium.
Seniors Mike Hughes Jr. and Jason Fao will be counted on to lead the defensive linemen in 2017.
Crowd of more than 3,000 on hand to watch Rebels.
UNLV at Ohio State Photo Gallery
UNLV: One of the most highly coveted signees in school history is ready for his Rebel debut this fall as he was named the squad’s starting quarterback following spring practice ... Will compete for time at the position with returning seniors Johnny Stanton and Kurt Palandech … Rated as a four-star recruit by ESPN and a three-star recruit by Rivals, 247Sports and Scout ... Ranked as the nation’s No. 11 dual- threat quarterback according to ESPN and No. 15 by 247Sports ... Listed as the No. 55 overall player in the West Region by ESPN and No. 70 overall QB in the country by Scout ... Reunited with high school teammate Jericho Flowers, who signed with UNLV in 2015 and earned his first letter last fall, and recent walk-on DB Ty’Jason Roberts.