Recap - Wolf Pack Defeat Fresno State 45-38

Recap - Wolf Pack Defeat Fresno State 45-38

Cody Fajardo threw for 313 yards to lead the Wolf Pack over Fresno State 45-38 on Saturday in Week 8 action at Mackay Stadium.

Bettors who backed the Wolf Pack were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 12. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 58.5.

Mike Ball rushed for 198 yards, while Cody Fajardo added 61 yards in the win. Rishard Matthews and Shane Anderson added 148 and 90 receiving yards respectively.

Robbie Rouse rushed for 167 yards for Fresno State, while Derek Carr added 25 yards. Derek Carr threw for 315 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Devon Wylie and Jalen Saunders had 108 and 76 yards respectively.

Fresno State was outgained by Nevada 581-522 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 29-25 by the Wolf Pack.

Fresno State lost the time of possession battle 32:44/27:16, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

Next game, Nevada takes its act on the road to face New Mexico State looking for another win. For Fresno State, they head home to face Louisiana Tech.