Wolf Pack vs Bulldogs Final: 35-34 - Recap
|Wolf Pack vs Bulldogs Final: 35-34 - Recap|
Nevada got a 153-yard performance from Colin Kaepernick as a key part of its 35-34 victory over the Bulldogs on Saturday at Bulldog Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Wolf Pack were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 7.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 68.5.
Colin Kaepernick completed 16 of 26 pass attempts for 171 yards for the Wolf Pack in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Bulldogs defense.
Robbie Rouse rushed for 217 yards for Fresno State, while Tracy Slocum added 23 yards. Ryan Colburn threw for 194 yards for the Bulldogs, while receivers Rashad Evans and Jamel Hamler had 52 and 37 yards respectively.
Nevada was outgained by Fresno State 444-416 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 23-18 by the Bulldogs.
Nevada lost the time of possession battle 31:22/28:38, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Nevada looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against New Mexico State. Fresno State will aim to get back on the winning track at Boise State.