Bernard Ellison (1986-88, '90/ Football)


Ellison was a three-time All-Big Sky Conference selection as a defensive back (1987-88, 90) and earned Kodak All-American first team honors in 1988 and 1990. He was a seventh-round draft selection by the Kansas City Chiefs in 1991. Two years ago he was selected to Nevada’s All-Century Team. He earned an extra year of eligibility due to an Achilles tendon injury in 1988, forcing him to miss the 1989 season. The Milpitas, Calif. Native was a two-time captain for the Pack.

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Sharae Zheng

After sweeping all three diving competitions, Sharae Zheng helped lead the Pack to a third place finish at the 2017 Mountain West Championships. Not only did she become just the third diver in MW history to win all three events, Zheng finished the weekend setting two MW records. As a program, the Pack has now won 14 of the 15 diving events at the championships, since Nevada joined the MW five years ago.

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