Wyoming Snaps a 9 Game Losing Streak Beating Nevada

By EFN Staff
Published: 10/17/2015

Wyoming 28  Nevada 21

Wyoming snapped a nine-game losing streak, improving to 1-6 overall with the Mountain West Conference triumph. Nevada dropped to 3-4.

Player of the game

  • Senior quarterback Cameron Coffman completed 18-of-20 passes for 213 yards and three touchdowns, and carried the ball five times for 32 yards.

Key stats

  • Wyoming sophomore running back Brian Hill finished with 33 carries for 188 rushing yards and caught three passes for 15 yards.
  • Cowboys junior wide receiver Tanner Gentry had four receptions for 86 yards and a touchdown, the fifth of his career.
  • Wyoming compiled 272 rushing yards and 485 total yards without turning the ball over.
  • Nevada junior quarterback Tyler Stewart completed 61 percent of his passes – 25-of-41 -- for 287 yards and two touchdowns.
  • Junior wide receiver Hasaan Henderson finished with eight receptions for 112 yards for the Wolf Pack.
  • Nevada had 27 first downs, 405 total yards and no turnovers.

Key play

  • Wyoming junior linebacker D.J. May sacked Stewart on a 4th down play from the Cowboys’ 36-yard line with 1:36 left to secure the victory.

 Up next

  • Nevada vs. Hawaii (10/24)
  • Wyoming vs. Boise State (10/24)