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MWC suspends Nevada DT Rykeem Yates

Nevada Wolf Pack defensive tackle Rykeem Yates was suspended by the Mountain West Conference for one half of play following a second offense of player targeting. Kevin McGuire of NBC Sports’ College Football Talk reported Yates’ suspension. This is by the book, as it should be. Player safety is being taken more and more seriously on the collegiate level, and Yates is a senior...
Via Campus Sports Net
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Butler, Jackson lead Nevada over Buffalo 24-21

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) James Butler ran for 177 yards and a touchdown, Don Jackson added 113 yards and two scores and Nevada beat Buffalo 24-21 on Saturday. Jackson's second TD run gave the Wolfpack (2-2) a 24-13 lead with 10:25 left in the fourth quarter. Buffalo (2-2) answered with an eight-play, 75-yard TD-scoring drive and punctuated it with a 2-point conversion to pull within 24...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

American football highlights are much better in Spanish

The Texas A&M Aggies released a video from their win over the Nevada Wolf Pack this past weekend which reminds us all that Spanish announcers are far more fun. Texas A&M’s video highlights the top plays of the game, with the special Spanish flair we have grown used to during soccer broadcasts on channels such as Univision, beIN Sports and TV Azteca. However, American football...
Via Campus Sports Net
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Nevada WR Hassan Henderson With Catch Of The Year Candidate

The Nevada Wolfpack gave Texas A&M a pretty decent game Saturday afternoon, and a large part of the reason why was wide receiver Hassan Henderson. The 6'5" 220 pound junior had a good day against the Aggies defense with five catches for 69 yards and a touchdown. His touchdown catch deserves to be considered for Catch of the Year.He gets interfered with, has the defensive back...
Via FatManWriting
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Nevada’s Brian Polian fined $10k by school for penalties

Nevada Wolf Pack head football coach Brian Polian was fined $10,000 by the university for unsportsmanlike conduct penalties levied against the team during last weekend’s 44-20 loss to Nevada. Jon Ralston of the Reno Gazette-Journal reported Polian’s fine on Twitter via a statement from athletic director Doug Knuth. So UNR's football coach is getting a hefty fine for his behavior...
Via Campus Sports Net
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Nevada lands former Oregon State commit for this season

The Nevada Wolf Pack men’s basketball team has added former Oregon State signee Cameron Oliver to the team and he will join the squad for the upcoming season. Wolf Pack first-year head coach Eric Musselman announced Oliver’s addition, which was reported by Rob Dauster of NBC Sports’ College Basketball Talk. “Our coaching staff is very excited to announce the addition of Cameron...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Nevada’s Ron Hudson to miss time after heart surgery

Nevada Wolf Pack offensive line coach Ron Hudson has been missing time this spring and will continue to sit out for the foreseeable future, after undergoing open-heart surgery earlier this year. According to a report from the Reno Gazette Journal, Hudson underwent the heart surgery seven weeks ago. Last May, Hudson made an emergency trip to the hospital and the heart condition...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 20, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Knee of Nevada LB Jonathan McNeal Bends in Way Knees Are Not Meant to Bend

The Nevada Wolf Pack did not have the best of days against the Ragin-Cajuns from Louisiana-Lafayette in the New Orleans Bowl. One of the defenders, senior linebacker Jonathan McNeal had an especially bad day. Not because he didn't play well, but because he had to suffer this injury in his last game.Call me crazy, but knees are not supposed to bend like this. Read more »
Via FatManWriting
December 21, 2014  |  Discuss

BYU Football: Preview and Prediction for BYU vs Nevada

Week 8- BYU vs Nevada BYU hosts the Nevada Wolf Pack football team tonight at LES. BYU is 4-2-2 all time against the Wolf Pack. There are question marks all over this BYU football team right now but here are few things I will be watching for today and a prediction for the score: Win the First Quarter I feel that the most important thing for BYU is to start with a bang. This team...
Via TornBySports
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Brock Hekking: Best mullet on earth?

Nevada linebacker Brock Hekking took the internet by storm on Saturday night when he was shown on the field during warmups before his team’s win over Washington State. Do we really need to explain why? Hekking might just be the biggest bro on the planet, let alone in the sport of college football. His bleach-blond […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Nevada Unveils New Helmet For 2014 Season

Another college football offseason day, another new helmet. This time, it’s the Nevada Wolf Pack showing off a fresh lid. The school unveiled the new look, brought to you by Chris Murray of the Reno Gazette-Journal, which features a blue logo on a white background, as opposed to the old gray logo. They also removed a stripe that was down the center of the helmet. It’s certainly...
Via College Spun
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Nevada Wolf Pack season preview

Coach Brian Polian didn’t become a legend in Reno by winning only four games in his first season as head coach, however the Nevada Wolf Pack are primed and ready to go in 2014 with the return of twenty starters. The Wolf Pack offense can put points on the board. Senior quarterback Cody Fajardo led an attack that averaged 26.9 points per game in 2013, and completed an astounding...
Via College Football Universe
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

San Jose St. earns 1st MWC win, 66-64 over Nevada

Jalen James hit a jumper with a second remaining to give San Jose State a 66-64 win over Nevada, snapping a 13-game losing streak and giving the Spartans their first win in the Mountain West Conference. Nevada's Deote Burton hit a pair of free throws to tie the game at 64 with 10 seconds to go before AJ West blocked a jumper by James with 3 seconds left. James, however, corralled...
Via AP on Fox
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 5 SDSU holds Nevada's Burton to 11 points

Nevada's Deonte Burton didn't stand much of a chance against San Diego State. The No. 5 Aztecs held Burton, the Mountain West's leading scorer, to 11 points, 10 below his average, in beating the Wolf Pack 73-58 on Saturday night. ''When you are playing half court and they are doing their pressing, run and jump defense, they really did a good job of helping on him,'' Nevada coach...
Via AP on Fox
February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Burton lifts Nevada over Wyoming 61-58

Deonte Burton drove the lane and made the go-ahead runner for Nevada with 32 seconds remaining in a 61-58 victory over Wyoming on Saturday. Burton's runner gave Nevada a 59-58 lead, and AJ West forced Larry Nance Jr. to miss a difficult fade-away jumper on the other end with 4 seconds left. Michael Perez grabbed the miss for Nevada (7-8, 2-0 Mountain West) and Wyoming fouled him...
Via AP on Fox
January 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Nebraska Omaha over Nevada 82-80

John Karhoff scored a season-high 25 points to lead Nebraska Omaha to an 82-80 victory over Nevada on Saturday night. Karhoff hit 8 of 14 from the field and sank 9 of 12 from the line. Four other Nebraska Omaha players were in double digits including Devin Patterson with 18 points, CJ Carter 13 and Mike Rostampour 11 plus seven rebounds. The win was the fifth straight for the Mavericks...
Via AP on Fox
December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

BYU Cougars vs. Nevada Wolf Pack: Betting Odds, Point Spread, Over/Under and tv info

BYU Athletics On Saturday the BYU Cougars and Nevada Wolfpack will face off against one another. BYU (7-4) will hit the road to take on Nevada (4-7) Coverage of the game between BYU and Nevada will air on CBS Sports Network beginning at 3:00 pm ET from Mackay Stadium in Reno, NV. The Odds: The BYU Cougars are 14.5 point favorites against the Nevada Wolf Pack. The over/under for this...
November 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Preview and Prediction: BYU vs Nevada

Week 14: BYU vs Nevada The Matchup: BYU is 4-2-2 all time against Nevada, but have lost the last two meetings in the series. They are also only 1-2 against Nevada since 1940. BYU had its most recent win in 2001 when they blew out the Wolf Pack 52-7 (remember Luke Staley?). Since 2001 Nevada has won both of the contests between the schools in 2002 and 2010. BYU will look to start...
Via TornBySports
November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

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