Latest Nevada Wolf Pack football News

Strong's 4 TD passes gets Nevada past Colorado State 52-10

Nov. 28, 2021 01:01 AM EST

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Carson Strong threw four touchdown passes and Nevada routed Colorado State 52-10 on Saturday night. Strong completed 17 of 22 passes for 288 yards with a pair of touchdown passes each to Tory Horton and Romeo Doubs. Horton made four catches...

Hughes, Air Force beat Nevada 41-39 in 3OT

Nov. 20, 2021 01:54 AM EST

RENO, Nev. (AP) — DeAndre Hughes rushed for a school-record 279 yards — scoring two touchdowns and adding a successful 2-point conversion run in the third overtime — to lift Air Force to a 41-39 victory over Nevada in Mountain West Conference play on Friday night....

Araiza, No. 22 San Diego State beat Nevada 23-21

Nov. 14, 2021 02:28 AM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Greg Bell had 16 carries for 104 yards and Matt Araiza kicked a 35-yard field goal with 1:21 to play to help No. 22 San Diego State beat Nevada 23-21 on Saturday night. San Diego State (9-1, 5-1 Mountain West) took sole possession of first place in the...

Talton's late FG lifts Nevada over San Jose State 27-24

Nov. 07, 2021 01:35 AM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Brandon Talton kicked a 45-yard field goal with 3 seconds left in the game and Nevada used two defensive touchdowns to fend off San Jose State 27-24 in Mountain West Conference play on Saturday. Nevada (7-2, 4-1) got on the scoreboard first when Jordan...

Strong with 4 TD passes, Nevada defeats UNLV 51-20

Oct. 30, 2021 01:41 AM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Carson Strong threw for 417 yards and four touchdowns, Nevada's defense returned two interceptions for touchdowns and the Wolf Pack defeated UNLV 51-20 on Friday night. Strong hit all-conference receivers Romeo Doubs and Cole Turner with early...

Fresno State holds off Nevada for 34-32 win

Oct. 23, 2021 23:32 PM EDT

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Jake Haener threw for 256 yards and two touchdowns, Jordan Mims ran for 134 yards and a touchdown and Fresno State beat Nevada 34-32 on Saturday. Down 34-26, Nevada's Carson Strong threw a 12-yard scoring pass to Cole Turner to cut the deficit to...

Strong helps Nevada pull away for 34-17 victory over Hawaii

Oct. 17, 2021 02:26 AM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Carson Strong passed for 395 yards and two third-quarter touchdowns and Nevada pulled away after halftime to beat Hawaii 34-17 in Mountain West Conference play on Saturday. The Wolf Pack (5-1, 2-0) scored first on a Brandon Talton 23-yard field goal...

Nevada QB Strong is Mountain West offensive player of week

Oct. 11, 2021 16:16 PM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada quarterback Carson Strong has been named the Mountain West Conference Offensive Player of the Week after throwing a career-high six touchdown passes in the Wolf Pack’s 55-28 win over New Mexico State. Strong completed 25-of-32 passes for 377...

Strong passes for 6 TDs, Nevada beats New Mexico St. 55-28

Oct. 10, 2021 02:43 AM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Carson Strong threw a career-high six touchdown passes — four in the second quarter — and Nevada cruised to a 55-28 win over New Mexico State on Saturday night. Strong, who did not play in the fourth quarter, finished 25-of-32 passing for 377...

Nevada RB Taua, Kicker Talton named MWC players of week

Oct. 04, 2021 12:44 PM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada running back Toa Taua has been named the Mountain West Conference Offensive Player of the Week after he rushed for a season-high 124 yards on 12 carries to lead the Wolf Pack to their first road victory over Boise State since 1997. The senior...