Fajardo headed to East-West Shrine Game and Roberts invted to NFLPA Collegiate Bowl
Second-year coach Brian Polian details the team's progress
Hekking leads the way on the first team.
Roberts, Fajardo, Lane honored
Farjado completes 18 of 21 passes for 239 yards in 36-7 win over UC Davis.
2014: Started in all 13 games at right tackle … Earned an invitation to the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl … One of nine players on the team to start in every game … A leader and key member of The Union with 23 career starts, including 22 straight … Helped the Wolf Pack rank third in the Mountain West in fewest sacks allowed (20) … Behind Roberts and The Union, Nevada ranked fifth in rushing (205.5) … Helped pave the way for seven 200-yard rushing efforts, including the final five games of the regular season … Started at RT against UNLV where Nevada rushed for 408 yards – the second-highest rushing output by a Mountain West team this season and the highest by Nevada in the Brian Polian Era.
2013: Had a breakout season with 11 starts in 11 games at the right tackle positions ... Was a key part of a young offensive line.
2012: Saw playing time in nine games overall with no starts.
2011: Saw playing time as a reserve in two games in his first season of action.
2010: Joined the team as a true freshman and redshirted his first season at Nevada.
A graduate of Reed High School in Sparks, Nev. ... Was a two-year letterman for coach Ernie Howren ... Was a two-time first-team all-league and all-region selection as an offensive lineman ... Was named all-state as a senior and earned region Lineman of the Year honors ... Also lettered in basketball and track and field.
Born Kyle Deshun Roberts on Feb. 9, 1992 ... Son of Tammy and Richard Roberts ... Has an older brother, Phillip, and a younger sister, Ciara ... Earning a major in biology ... Was also recruited by UNLV and San Diego State ... Chose Nevada because of the high standards, academically and athletically ... Lists most memorable sports moment as winning region championship.