Louisiana Tech Falls 35-17 to Wolf Pack - Recap
|Louisiana Tech Falls 35-17 to Wolf Pack - Recap|
Vai Taua scampered through the Louisiana Tech defense for 162 yards as Nevada handed the Bulldogs a 35-17 defeat on Saturday at Joe Aillet Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Wolf Pack were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 7.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 72.5.
Colin Kaepernick completed 13 of 17 pass attempts for 159 yards for the Wolf Pack in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Lennon Creer rushed for 49 yards for Louisiana Tech, while Ray Holley added 24 yards. Ross Jenkins threw for 188 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Taulib Ikharo and Lyle Fitte had 85 and 26 yards respectively.
Nevada outgained Louisiana Tech 519-292 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 31-17 by the Wolf Pack.
Nevada led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 38:46/21:14 split in that important category.