November 16, 2018

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1 Armani Rogers

  • Quarterback
  • Grade: Sophomore
  • Height: 6′5″
  • Weight: 220 lbs

2018 Season Statistics by Game

Game Passing Rushing
Date Opp. W/L Score Comp Att Int % Yds Yds/Att TDs Att Yds Yds/Att TDs
9/1 at USC L 21-43 12 27 44.4 97 3.6 2 18 82 4.6 -
9/8 UTEP W 52-24 6 13 46.2 119 9.2 3 10 103 10.3 1
9/15 PVA W 46-17 11 21 1 52.4 130 6.2 1 17 122 7.2 4
9/22 at ARKST L 20-27 5 21 3 23.8 23 1.1 - 26 181 7.0 1
Totals    34 82 4 41.5 369 4.5 6 71 488 6.9 6

Player Bio: One of the most highly coveted signees in school history lived up to the hype by being named Mountain West Freshman of the Year as a rookie last fall … The returning starter behind center was named 2018 Preseason Fourth Team All-Mountain West by Phil Steele’s and Athlon … Ranked the No. 38 overall quarterback in college football by Phil Steele’s ... One of only five players in the nation who averaged at least 140 yards passing per game AND 75 yards rushing per game in 2017 -- joining Lamar Jackson (Louisville), Quinton Flowers (USF), Nick Fitzgerald (Mississippi State) and Khalil Tate (Arizona) ... One of three former prep teammates reunited in Las Vegas along with junior DBs Jericho Flowers and Ty’Jason Roberts.

2017: Named MW Freshman of the Year after a record-setting debut campaign with nine starts in 10 games played … Became the sixth Rebel to be named a conference freshman of the year and fourth since the Mountain West formed in 1999 … Joined Jon Denton (1996 as part of the WAC) as the only UNLV quarterbacks to be named a league freshman of the year … Broke the program records for both rushing yards in a season by a freshman and rushing yards in a season by a quarterback with 780 … Also shattered the school record for rushing yards in a game by a quarterback with 193 in a victory at New Mexico … Set the UNLV record for rushing touchdowns by a freshman in a season with eight ... Ranked 64th in the nation in rushing with 78.0 yards per game … Became the 11th different quarterback in the last 14 years to start a UNLV season opener when the Rebels hosted Howard …. Rogers was also the fourth freshman -- all redshirts -- to start a season lid-lifter for the program … Turned in a solid debut, completing 11 of 19 attempts for 220 yards and one touchdown … Picked up his first collegiate victory the following week at Idaho, completing 10 of 16 passes for 193 yards, including engineering the longest pass play in Rebel history when he hit Devonte Boyd in stride at midfield in what became a 94-yard touchdown … Knocked out of the game with an injury vs. Utah State Oct. 21 and missed the second half vs. the Aggies and the following week at Fresno State … Came off the bench to play briefly vs. Hawai’i and then did not play vs. BYU ... Rogers returned to the starting lineup at New Mexico and was named MW Offensive Player of the Week after his big rushing night vs. the Lobos while also throwing for 211 yards with no turnovers … Trailing by five points, Rogers led his team on a game-winning 70-yard scoring drive in 40 seconds that included a 14-yard touchdown pass and then two-point conversion toss both to Kendal Keys that gave their team a third consecutive conference victory for the first time since 1994 … Rogers ripped off the seventh-longest run in school history earlier in the game when he went for an 83-yard touchdown jaunt just before halftime … For the season he ran for eight touchdowns and passed for six more, completing 99 of 189 attempts for 1,471 yards and five interceptions … Turned in his first career 100-yard rushing day with 148 yards on 16 carries at Air Force … Rushed for two scores as part of his 10-carry, 75-yard day on the ground vs. Utah State … Threw two touchdowns on 11 of 16 passing for 203 yards while running for 84 more yards and two more TDs in a win over SJSU.

2016: Redshirted season.

Next Game: Men's Basketball

  • Date/Time: Today at 7:00 p.m. (PT)
  • Location: Thomas & Mack Center
  • Tickets: UNLV Tickets