Backup quarterback Tyler Graunke connected with Malcolm Lane on an 81-yard touchdown pass and Kealoha Pilares picked up 66 yards on 11 carries for Hawaii (3-0). C.J. Hawthorne gained 104 yards on nine receptions and Davone Bess had five catches for 49 yards.
Travis Dixon was 19-of-37 passing for 193 yards with a TD and an interception for the Rebels (1-2). He also picked up 45 yards on eight rushes.
Frank Summers had 47 yards on 12 carries, Aaron Straiten had five catches for 85 yards, and Ryan Wolfe caught seven passes for 47 yards for UNLV.