Nevada 2013: Enters his junior season as the backup to Cody Fajardo. 2012: Earned the team's Fireman's Award for stepping up in a time of need ... Emerged from fall camp as a the second-string quarterback ... Emerged against Wyoming as he replaced an injured Cody Fajardo and led Nevada to a come-from-behind overtime win over the Cowboys ... Completed 11-of-19 for 217 yards and two touchdowns in the game, including a 24-yarder to Aaron Bradley in OT to win it ... Made first career start the following week against UNLV and led Nevada to a comeback win for its eighth straight victory in the rivalry ... Carried the ball 19 times for 111 yards and a touchdown on the ground - his first career 100-yard effort ... Completed 14-of-19 for 167 yards and two touchdowns through the air ... Also saw time against Northwestern State, Hawaii and Arizona during the year ... Finished the season 25-of-39 for 384 yards and four touchdowns with one interception to go along with 177 yards on 24 carries on the ground. 2011: Joined Nevada as a transfer from Modesto Junior College and did not play in his first season.
Junior College Played one season at Modesto (Calif.) Junior College ... Was named the conference Most Valuable Player, All-NorCal and all-state in his lone season.
High School A graduate of Oakdale (Calif.) High School ... Guided team as a senior to Valley Oak League and San Joaquin Section championships ... Letter in football as a junior and senior.
Personal Born Devin Michael Combs on July 6, 1990 ... Son of Carl and Brenda Combs ... Has two sisters, Mishon and Lindsay, and a brother, Tanner ... Majoring in finance and economics and wants to pursue an MBA ... Had scholarships offers after one season at Modesto from a number of schools including Wyoming, Army and San Jose State ... Chose Nevada to be part of the Pistol offense and because of the opportunity to "advance academically and athletically" ... Is an Eagle Scout ... Enjoys playing the piano, reading, lifting weights and eating ... Sports hero is Tim Tebow. 51