Wyoming vs Nevada Wrap - Nevada Wins 35-28
|Wyoming vs Nevada Wrap - Nevada Wins 35-28|
Nevada won 35-28 on Saturday against Wyoming behind a 150-yard receiving performance from Richy Turner at Mackay Stadium.
Nevada won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 19.5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 68.5.
Cody Fajardo completed 19 of 26 pass attempts for 221 yards for the Wolf Pack in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Cowboys defense.
Brett Smith rushed for 60 yards for Wyoming, while Brandon Miller added 34 yards. Brett Smith threw for 197 yards for the Cowboys, while receivers Dominic Rufran and Jalen Claiborne had 43 and 42 yards respectively.
Wyoming was outgained by Nevada 565-350 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 27-22 by the Wolf Pack.
Nevada lost the time of possession battle 33:43/26:17, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Nevada heads into a Week 7 battle against UNLV. Wyoming, meanwhile, will have their next action against Air Force.