[NEVADA ATHLETICS RELEASE] 09/02/2019 RENO, Nev. – Nevada true freshman placekicker Brandon Talton was rewarded for his heroics in week one with a scholarship and being named the Mountain West Co-Special Teams Player of the Week. Talton, formerly a walk-on before being placed on scholarship after Friday night’s game, nailed a 56-yard field goal with time expiring in the fourth quarter to help Nevada complete the come-from-behind victory, 34-31, over Purdue. That kick ma...
Postgame notes – Purdue -Nevada's 34-31 victory over Purdue marks just its second win over a Big Ten program. The other came on Sept. 22, 2006 when it beat Northwestern 31-21 at Mackay. -Nevada trailed Purdue 31-14 at the 6:19 mark of the third quarter, tying its second-largest comeback since 1996. The Wolf Pack also overcame a 17-point deficit against Boise State in 2010. -The win is the second in the Jay Norvell era, and second in a row, when trailing after the third quarter. ...
Nevada football senior Jake Nelson has been named to the preseason watch list for the 2019 Outland Trophy.
The 2019 Preseason All-Mountain West Football Team was announced today at the league’s annual media days.
Senior tackle Jake Nelson and sophomore running back Toa Taua were selected to the Mountain West’s Preseason All-Conference team.
A pair of Nevada football student-athletes, sophomore Toa Taua and senior Gabe Sewell, have earned spots on watch lists for the Maxwell Award and Chuck Bednarik Award, respectively.
The Nevada football program has finalized its non-conference schedules for the 2021 and 2022 seasons and will play USC as part of its 2023 schedule.
The Wolf Pack has five games selected for national broadcast via ESPN Networks and one more that will air nationally on CBS Sports Network.
Nevada football head coach Jay Norvell announced Monday that Vai Tau has been elevated running backs coach for the Wolf Pack.
The Mountain West announced today its 2018 All-Conference football teams and individual award winners, as chosen by the 12 head coaches and a select media panel.
Junior punter Quinton Conaway has been named a nominee for the Ray Guy Award after being selected onto the watch list in August.
Senior linebacker Lucas Weber has been named a Burlsworth Trophy nominee for the 2018 season. The award honors outstanding Division I football players that have been walk-ons with their programs.
After being named to the 2018 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award watch list in August, Nevada senior quarterback Ty Gangi has made the cut down from 49 to 30 nominees.
Marcus McMaryion was 20-of-28 passing for 241 yards and Ronnie Rivers scored two touchdowns to help Fresno State beat Nevada 21-3 on Saturday night.
A kickoff time of 2 p.m. (PT) has been set for the Nevada football team’s game at San José State on Saturday, Nov. 17.
A kickoff time of 7:30 p.m. has been set for the next home game for the Nevada football team, a showdown with rival Fresno State on Oct. 6 at Mackay Stadium.
A kickoff time of 1 p.m. (PT) has been set for the Nevada football team's game at Air Force on Sept. 29.
Jordan Choukair missed a 33-yard field goal as time expired and Nevada held off a furious Oregon State comeback to win 37-35 on Saturday night.
Saturday's football game between Nevada and Oregon State will now be aired on ESPNU. The game was previously scheduled for a digital broadcast on ESPN3.
The Nevada Football team dropped it's first game of the season Saturday on the road 41-10 to Vanderbilt.
Nevada’s 72 points ties the most scored by the Wolf Pack at home since 1991 when it defeated North Texas 72-0.
Nevada football senior quarterback Ty Gangi has been named to the Manning Award watch list for 2018.
Nevada senior defensive end Korey Rush has been named to the Ted Hendricks Award watch list ahead of the 2018 season.
Junior linebacker Gabriel Sewell has been named to the watch list for the Polynesian College Football Player of the Year Award, the Polynesian Football Hall of Fame announced on Thursday.
Nevada football junior punter Quinton Conaway has been nominated to the Ray Guy Award watch list. Conaway is one of 35, and one of three from the Mountain West, currently on the watch list for the Ray Guy Award, which is presented annually to the nation’s top punter by the Augusta Sports Council.
Single-game tickets for the 2018 Nevada football schedule, featuring the top slate of home games in school history, are now on sale.
With preseason watch lists continuing to roll out, Nevada football seniors Sean Krepsz and Malik Reed have been placed on watch lists for the Outland Trophy and Bronko Nagurski Trophy, respectively.
The Nevada football team placed three players on the Mountain West Preseason All-Conference team, and the Wolf Pack was picked fourth in the West Division in the preseason media poll.
The new Wolf Pack football adidas jerseys are here! The University of Nevada released photos of the new uniforms on Friday!
Kelton Moore, a junior for the Nevada football team, has been named to the initial watch list for the 2018 Doak Walker Award.
The Maxwell Football Club has announced its preseason watch lists for the 82nd annual Maxwell Award and the 24th annual Chuck Bednarik Award with Nevada seniors Ty Gangi and Malik Reed garnering honors.
Nevada senior center Sean Krepsz has been named to the 2018 Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List, the award's committee announced Wednesday.
Senior quarterback Ty Gangi tossed four touchdown passes – two each to sophomores Elijah Cooks and McLane Mannix – as the Blue team roared back to score a 35-34 win over the Silver in the Nevada football team’s annual Silver and Blue Spring Game on Saturday at Mackay Stadium.
Nevada Grad and Reed High School Alum Austin Corbett didn’t have to wait long to hear his name called on the second day of the NFL Draft as he was the first pick of the second round taken by the Cleveland Browns.
The Nevada football team will play on national television at least seven times as the initial broadcast schedule from the Mountain West was announced Tuesday.