HOUSTON -- Bryce Beall rushed for 195 yards and three touchdowns to lead Houston to a 54-24 victory over UTEP on Friday night.
The Cougars (2-0) extended a school record with their 17th straight home win.
Quarterback Trevor Vittatoe was 30 of 54 for 340 yards and three touchdowns for the Miners (1-1).
Beall's touchdowns were 5, 1 and 2 yards, while Hayes' were from 4, 9 and 2 yards as the Cougars finished with 643 yards of total offense, 309 rushing.
Keenum was injured late in the third quarter with the Cougars leading 37-17. Keenum was intercepted by Travaun Nixon and he tried to make a tackle on the play, missed, and was slow to get up. He was 15 of 24 for 265 yards and an interception.
Tommy Armstrong Jr. pass intercepted Greg Mabin return for 26 yds to the Iowa 30
Tommy Armstrong Jr. pass complete to Brandon Reilly for 27 yds to the Iowa 48 for a 1ST down
Jordan Canzeri run for 67 yds for a TD
Alex Collins ran for 130 yards and three touchdowns as Arkansas secured its first winning record in the Southeastern Conference since 2011 with a 28-3 win over Missouri on Friday.
Imani Cross run for 4 yds for a TD (Drew Brown KICK)
Tommy Armstrong Jr. pass complete to Jordan Westerkamp for 26 yds to the Iowa 23 for a 1ST down