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Strong, Taua lead Nevada past Boise State, 41-31

Oct. 02, 2021 20:31 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Carson Strong threw for 263 yards and a touchdown, Toa Taua rushed for 124 yards and two touchdowns and Nevada defeated Boise State 41-31 on Saturday. Nevada (4-1, 1-0), the pre-season favorite to win the Mountain West Conference’s West division,...

Kansas State uses rushing attack to beat Nevada 38-17

Sep. 18, 2021 19:17 PM EDT

MANHATTAN, Ks. (AP) — Will Howard pushed into the end zone on a 1-yard touchdown run to cap a 21-point fourth quarter, which sealed a 38-17 victory for Kansas State over Nevada on Saturday. Deuce Vaughn led the rushing attack for the Wildcats with 127 yards and a...

Jay Norvell has Nevada ready for trip to Kansas State

Sep. 16, 2021 03:01 AM EDT

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Nevada has never made the pilgrimage to the plains to face Kansas State in football until this season. That doesn't mean coach Jay Norvell doesn't know what the Wolf Pack are about to face Saturday. Norvell played for longtime...

Strong's 2 TD passes lead Nevada past Cal 22-17

Sep. 05, 2021 03:05 AM EDT

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Nevada's whirlwind month as vagabonds ended with a very satisfying win. Carson Strong threw for 312 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Wolf Pack to a 22-17 victory over California on Saturday night in the season opener for both teams. ...

Fires turn Nevada into vagabonds before opener at Cal

Sep. 02, 2021 12:57 PM EDT

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — By the time Nevada kicks off its season opener against California on Saturday night, the Wolf Pack will have been on an odyssey. With smoke from wildfires in Northern California making practice nearly impossible at home in Reno, coach Jay...

Pick Six: Picking the playoff and the national champion

Aug. 26, 2021 12:45 PM EDT

At this time last year, trying to make predictions about the college football started with guessing whether the season would actually reach a conclusion. Only 60% of FBS conferences kicked off in September — which explains picking UCF to make the College Football...