Kurt Palandech amassed 409 total yards and four touchdowns passing and rushing and Nicolai Bornand made a 40-yard field goal in the third overtime to give UNLV a 69-66 win over Wyoming on Saturday.
Bornand’s game winner was set up when Torry McTyler intercepted Josh Allen on Wyoming’s possession of the third overtime. Both teams traded touchdowns in their first two overtime possessions.
Allen engineered a nine-play, 97-yard drive in the final 1:06 and tied it at 52 when he threw 19 yards to Tanner Gentry as time expired.
Allen was 14-for-31 with 334 yards with four scores and two picks through the air. Brian Hill had 23 carries for 119 yards and three scores for Wyoming.
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Palandech was 20-for-32 passing with three TDs and carried the ball 16 times for 157 yards and a score. UNLV (4-6, 3-3 Mountain West) had 653 total yards of offense to 485 for Wyoming (7-3, 5-1).