Posted: Nov 14, 2009 9:39 PM by Associated Press
AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) - Asher Clark ran for career highs of three touchdowns and 160 yards and Air Force totaled 431 yards on ground Saturday in a 45-17 romp over UNLV. Clark scored on runs of 40, 24 and 2 yards. He had his first 100-yard game of the season and surpassed his career best of 131 yards. Jared Tew, Savier Stephens and Nathan Walker also ran for touchdowns. Air Force (7-4, 5-2 Mountain West) won its third in a row. Tim Jefferson threw for 126 yards and ran for another 63 yards. The game matched the Air Force, the nation's fourth-best rushing offense, against a team that ranked 111th of 120 FBS teams against the run. Omar Clayton was 9 of 18 for 108 yards for UNLV (4-7, 2-5).