Fajardo, rushers leads Nevada past UNLV, 49-27

LAS VEGAS (AP) Quarterback Cody Fajardo rushed for 143 yards and a touchdown, while throwing for three additional scores, while leading the Wolf Pack to a 49-27 win over in-state rival UNLV in Saturday's Battle for the Fremont Cannon. Trailing 17-14 at halftime, Nevada (7-5, 4-4 Mountain West) outscored the Rebels 21-3 in the third quarter en route to a 35-10 second half to pull...
Via Associated Press
November 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Fajardo leads Nevada comeback, 42-35 win over BYU

PROVO, Utah (AP) Cody Fajardo threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more in the second half as Nevada earned a come-from-behind, non-conference win at Brigham Young, 42-35, Saturday night. Cody Stewart threw for three touchdowns, two of them to Mitch Matthews, as BYU built a 28-13 halftime lead. Fajardo squeezed in from the 1 to cap a 13-play, 74-yard drive in the third quarter...
Via Associated Press
October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

CSU starts hot, sweats out close win over Nevada

At one point in time on Saturday night, it looked like the Colorado State Rams were going to cruise to their first conference win of the season on the road against Nevada. They eventually pulled out a 31-24 victory, but not before nearly blowing a 28-point lead. After a sloppy first quarter that saw both teams struggle on offense, the Rams seized control of the game with three scoring...
Via Mile High Sports
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Sports Guys: On Arizona's Zellers, Nevada's Fajardo

TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona Wildcats nose guard Jeff Worthy is questionable for Saturday's home game against Nevada because of a concussion, which could leave his starting job to an undersized walk-on. Redshirt freshman Parker Zellers, listed at 6-foot-1 and 247 pounds, has been Worthy's backup through two games. Zellers has two tackles. He began to get public notice with a strong 2014...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Jackson, Fajardo help Nevada deal Washingon St. second loss

  Don Jackson ran for two touchdowns and Nevada's defense allowed a lone field goal in the second half Friday night as the Wolf Pack beat Washington State 24-13. Cody Fajardo passed for 110 yards and ran for another 100 to join Colin Kaepernick as one of only three players in school history to surpass 10,000 career total offense yards for Nevada (2-0). Connor Halliday passed for...
Via Associated Press
September 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Fajardo leads Nevada to 28-19 win over S. Utah

RENO, Nev. (AP) Cody Fajardo threw for 303 yards and a touchdown and ran for another score to lead Nevada to a 28-19 win over Southern Utah in the season opener Saturday. The only FBS player with over 7,000 passing yards and 2,000 rushing yards, Fajardo finished with 371 yards, giving him 9,968 total career yards. He completed 30 of 41 passes and ran for 68 yards. Jerico Richardson...
Via Associated Press
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft: Chuckie Keeton, Cody Fajardo and What the Two Best Seniors Need to Improve On in 2014

The past two NFL drafts saw multiple draft analysts argue about the top quarterback prospects. The Andrew Luck-built Blake Bortles vs. under-appreciated Teddy Bridgewater vs. the superstar Johnny Manziel debate was one of constant discussion. And of course, the argument that team’s should “wait” on a quarterback for the later rounds or the following year draft persisted. For...
Via Optimum Scouting
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

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