Record number of Wolf Pack student-athletes set graduate at University Commencement ceremonies this week
65 Wolf Pack student-athletes to earn degrees
Fajardo looks sharp in first scrimmage of camp
Senior (2016): Returns for his senior season as a veteran member of The Union after starting in all 13 games at right tackle as a junior … Will look to contend for All-Mountain West honors and pave the way for Nevada’s vaunted rushing attack.
Junior (2015): Started in all 13 games at right tackle on the season … Led Nevada to 210 rushing yards per game, which ranked 25th in the nation … Paved the way for two 1,000-yard rushers in James Butler and Don Jackson, marking just the third time in program history Nevada’s boasted two 1,000-yard running backs in the same season … Helped Butler rush for 1,342 yards on the season and earn All-MW honorable mention honors … Led an offensive line that only surrender 22 sacks on the season, which ranked sixth in the MW … Helped the Wolf Pack eclipse 200 yards rushing on eight occasions … Started at right tackle in Nevada’s win over New Mexico, where the Pack rushed for 351 yards – the highest rushing output in the Brian Polian era … Was named Nevada’s basalite big blocker after making his first career start against UC Davis … Letter winner.
Sophomore (2014): Saw action in 10 games on the season, including the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl, contributing on special teams.
Redshirt Freshman (2013): Earned a varsity letter as a redshirt freshman as he saw action in six games ... Converted to tight end as the season wore on and filled in as a blocker on the edge.
Freshman (2012): Joined the team as a true freshman and redshirted his first season at Nevada.
A graduate of Lemoore Union High School in Lemoore, Calif. ... Was named the league's most valuable lineman as a senior ... Was a two-time all-county first team selection ... Earned three all-league selections ... Was a multi-sport star who earned four letters in football, two in basketball and one in track and field.
Born Jacob Thomas Henry on Sept. 9, 1994 ... Son of Patricia and Robert Henry ... Has an older sister, Sarah, and a younger sister, Bobbie ... Majoring in history ... Had recruiting interest from UCLA, Iowa State and Utah State but chose Nevada because of the coaching staff ... Enjoys snowboarding and playing golf in his free time.