'Dogs Lose Battle with Wolf Pack, 45-38
Oct. 22, 2011
RENO, Nev. (AP)--Cody Fajardo passed for 313 yards and a touchdown and ran for 61 yards and another score as Nevada held off Fresno State for the 45-38 win Saturday afternoon.
Fajardo's 23-yard touchdown run with 2:15 left in the game proved to be the game-winner as Nevada (4-3, 2-0 WAC) claimed sole possession of first place in the WAC.
Fajardo's touchdown run gave Nevada 45-31 lead but Fresno State (3-5, 2-1) responded with a 2-yard pass from Carr to Rashad Evans with 1:06 to play, cutting Nevada's lead in half at 45-38.
The Wolf Pack, which has now won 15 consecutive home games, also got 198 yards rushing and a touchdown from running back Mike Ball.