California Falls 52-31 to Wolf Pack - Recap

California Falls 52-31 to Wolf Pack - Recap

Vai Taua tore up the turf for 151 rushing yards on Friday to lead the Wolf Pack to a 52-31 win over the Golden Bears at Mackay Stadium.

Nevada was an underdog by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 66.5.

Colin Kaepernick completed 10 of 15 pass attempts for 181 yards for the Wolf Pack in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.

Shane Vereen rushed for 198 yards for California, while Isi Sofele added 18 yards. Kevin Riley threw for 277 yards for the Golden Bears, while receivers Marvin Jones and Anthony Miller had 161 and 57 yards respectively.

Nevada was outgained by California 502-497 yards in Friday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-22 by the Wolf Pack.

Nevada led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 36:59/23:01 split in that important category.

Next game, Nevada takes its act on the road to face BYU looking for another win. For California, they head on the road to face Arizona.