McDonald, Davis propel Hawaii past UNLV 21-7.

  • Hawaii wide receiver Cedric Byrd II (6) carries the ball after a reception during the first half of an NCAA college football game against UNLV in Las Vegas, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. (Steve Marcus/Las Vegas Sun via AP)

  • Hawaii running back Miles Reed (26) is tackled by UNLV defensive back Tykenzie Daniels, top, and defensive back Bryce Jackson (24) during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Las Vegas, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. (Steve Marcus/Las Vegas Sun via AP)

  • UNLV wide receiver Darren Woods Jr. (10) tries to make a catch with Hawaii defensive back Rojesterman Farris II (4) in pursuit in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, in Las Vegas. (Benjamin Hager/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP)

  • UNLV defensive back Sir Oliver Everett (33) tackles Hawaii wide receiver Cedric Byrd II (6) in the second quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, in Las Vegas. (Benjamin Hager/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP)

  • UNLV linebacker Austin Ajiake (27) tackles Hawaii wide receiver Cedric Byrd II (6) in the second quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, in Las Vegas. (Benjamin Hager/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP)

  • UNLV wide receiver Darren Woods Jr. (10) makes a catch and runs for a touchdown past Hawaii defensive backs Rojesterman Farris II (4) and Eugene Ford (8) in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, in Las Vegas. (Benjamin Hager/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP)

LAS VEGAS — Cole McDonald ran for two touchdowns and Cortez Davis picked off a pass and returned it 43 yards for the go-ahead score as Hawaii rallied for a 21-7 victory over UNLV on Saturday.

Kenyon Oblad’s 31-yard scoring strike to Darren Woods Jr. gave UNLV a 7-0 lead after one quarter.

McDonald ended a 10-play, 90-yard drive with a 1-yard TD run with 22 seconds left before halftime to knot the score at 7.

The game remained tied until Davis picked off Oblad with 1:33 left in the third quarter for a 14-7 Rainbow Warriors (7-4, 4-3 Mountain West Conference) lead. McDonald wrapped up the victory with a 2-yard TD run early in the fourth quarter.

McDonald completed 20 of 26 passes for 211 yards. He ran for 43 yards on 11 carries.

Oblad connected on only 10 of 22 passes for 118 yards with two picks for the Rebels (2-8, 0-6).

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