(El Paso, Texas-AP) -- The University of Hawaii football Warriors defeated Texas-El Paso 31-6 tonight on the mainland. Backup UH quarterback Shawn Withy-Allen threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score. He was 5-10 for 89 yards and rushed for 67 yards.
Hawaii starter Timmy Chang was 9-27 for 85 yards and a touchdown. It was Western Athletic Conference season-opener for both teams.
The Warriors improved to 2-1 on the season, while the Miners fell to 1-3.
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