Hawaii Defeats Nevada 27-21 - Recap
|Hawaii Defeats Nevada 27-21 - Recap|
Greg Salas inflicted damage on the Nevada secondary, receiving 153 yards as Hawaii defeated the Wolf Pack 27-21 at Aloha Stadium.
Hawaii was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 75.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Bryant Moniz completed 26 of 36 pass attempts for 287 yards for the Warriors in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Vai Taua rushed for 91 yards for Nevada, while Colin Kaepernick added 30 yards. Colin Kaepernick threw for 159 yards for the Wolf Pack, while receivers Brandon Wimberly and Vai Taua had 62 and 30 yards respectively.
Nevada was outgained by Hawaii 346-293 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 18-17 by the Warriors.
The time of possession battle favored Nevada as their offense was on the field for 31:24, longer than the 28:36 of their opponents.
Next game, Hawaii takes its act on the road to face Utah State looking for another win. For Nevada, they head home to face Utah State.