Here are the National Finals Rodeo first performance results from Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018.
Jonathan Marchessault and Alex Tuch scored 12 seconds apart in the third period to help the Golden Knights to a 4-3 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night at T-Mobile Arena.
On opening night at the NFR, Mason Clements drew a horse named Colorado Bulldog and rode him to a score of 86.5 points. He finished second in the go-round and earned $26,230.77.
Guard Amauri Hardy originally committed to Oklahoma State, but found a new home in UNLV when coach Brad Underwood left for Illinois. The Rebels visit the Illini at 11 a.m. Saturday.