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.
There's no shortage of familiarity between the staffs of Tennessee and No. 2 Georgia.
SEC Now's D.J. Shockley lists three things that have caught his attention four weeks into the college football season.
The SEC Now crew breaks down the advantages Florida will have when facing Mississippi State due to Dan Mullen's familiarity with the team.
SEC Now's D.J. Shockley and Tom Luginbill discuss what it'll take for the Gamecocks to slow down Benny Snell Jr. and the Wildcats' offense.
Dabo Swinney explains his decision to start Trevor Lawrence over Kelly Bryant for this Saturday's game against Syracuse.
Tony Kornheiser and Michael Wilbon preview Saturday's top-10 matchup between Stanford and Notre Dame.