Here are the National Finals Rodeo third performance results from Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018.
Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa and Ohio State quarterback Dwayne Haskins were also finalists.
Three takeaways from UNLV’s 77-74 loss to Illinois on Saturday at State Farm Center in Champaign, Illinois.
The No. 22 Black Knights recovered two fumbles in the fourth quarter, Kelvin Hopkins Jr. had two rushing touchdowns and Army beat Navy 17-10 on Saturday to win its third straight game in the series.
Matt Luff scored a power-play goal, and Jeff Carter bounced one in as part of a decisive second period to help lift the last-place Kings past the Golden Knights 5-1 in a Saturday matinee in Los Angeles.
UNLV almost rallied all the way down from 14 points Saturday, but a late steal preserved Illinois’ 77-74 victory at State Farm Center. Joel Ntambwe led the Rebels with 18 points.
Over the 10 days that the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo is in town, more than 200,000 Western aficionados will explore seven and a half football fields’ worth of practically any good you can imagine.
The National Finals Rodeo continued Friday in Las Vegas. Here are all the highlights from the second go-round.