Jeremy McNichols ran for 206 yards and a career-high four touchdown to help No. 22 Boise State beat UNLV, 42-25, on Friday night.
Boise State (10-1, 6-1) kept its Mountain West title hopes alive and reached 10 victories for the second time in three seasons under head coach Bryan Harsin. After passing Western Michigan in the College Football Playoff rankings this week, the Broncos also remain in contention for a Cotton Bowl berth.
The Rebels (4-7, 3-4) lost for fifth time in five tries at Boise State, managing only 302 yards of total offense, their second-lowest output of the season.
UNLV also struggled defensively, unable to bottle up the nation's...