UNLV quarterback Nick Sherry threw a decent enough pass to sophomore wide receiver Devonte Davis, but Davis juggled the ball and tipped it up just enough for Minnesota’s Derrick Wells to intercept it.
The game was tied at 13 with 50 seconds left in the game.
This is the second interesting interception on this first day of 2012 college football, the first took place during the UMass/UConn game.
LAS VEGAS There was no name on the back of it, but seeing the No. 51 Gophers jersey on the field Thursday was enough to give University of Minnesota football fans goosebumps as their team took on UNLV.Last season, the No. 51 belonged Gary Tinsley, the former Gophers linebacker who suddenly and tragically passed away in early April due to a heart condition. Wearing Tinsley's...
LAS VEGAS — MarQueis Gray threw two touchdown passes to John Rabe in overtime, and Jordan Wettstein hit a 32-yard field goal in the third extra session to lift Minnesota over UNLV 30-27 Thursday night in the season opener for both teams.