Junior (2016): Enters his junior season as a solid dual-threat quarterback and backup to returning starter Tyler Stewart … Will look to see playing time in a few offensive packages as a junior in 2016.
Sophomore (2015): Did not see action … Listed as Nevada’s third-string quarterback throughout the season … Member of Nevada’s 2015 Arizona Bowl victory team.
Redshirt Freshman (2014): Listed as the third-string quarterback behind Cody Fajardo and Tyler Stewart throughout the season ... Saw action in the victory at Hawai'i without recording any statistics.
Freshman (2013): Joined the team as a true freshman and redshirted his first season with the Wolf Pack.
A graduate of Freedom High School in Oakley, Calif. ... Graduated as the school's all-time leader in completions, passing yards and touchdowns ... Earned three varsity letters for coach Kevin Hartwig ... Earned all-metro honors his final three years at Freedom HS.
Born Dante Ellis Mayes on June 24, 1994 ... Son of Tracey and Pamela Mayes ... Would like to either play in the NFL or enter the medical field when his time at Nevada is up ... Earning a degree in community health science ... Enjoys going to the driving range in his spare time.