UH allows 610 yards in loss to Colorado State

Hawaii quarterback Dru Brown is pursued by Colorado State’s Jakob Buys as the Rainbow Warriors’ Cris Posa trails the play during the second quarter of the Rams’ 51-21 win Saturday at Aloha Stadium. -- AP photo

HONOLULU (AP) — The University of Hawaii football team went three-and-out on each of its first three possessions, fell behind early and never recovered in losing 51-21 to Colorado State on Saturday at Aloha Stadium.

Nick Stevens threw four touchdown passes and Michael Gallup had eight receptions for 212 yards and a score for the Rams (3-2, 1-0 Mountain West Conference).

Dru Brown passed for 362 yards and a pair of touchdowns for the Rainbow Warriors (2-3, 0-2). Baldwin High School graduate Keelan Ewaliko had one catch for seven yards, and averaged 18.4 yards on seven kickoff returns

Stevens was 18-of-22 passing for 351 yards and moved past Moses Moreno into second on Colorado State’s career list with 53 touchdown passes. Detrich Clark had two scoring catches and Dalyn Dawkins ran for 130 yards and a touchdown.

Colorado State led 31-7 at halftime, and finished with a season-high 610 total yards.