Total of 63 student-athletes from fall sports are honored for academic successes.
The Wolf Pack went 75 yards in two minutes, 12 seconds to pull within one score late in the game.
The Wolf Pack took the lead at 10-7 on Tyler Stewart's 46-yard pass to James Butler with 6:52 left.
SOPHOMORE (2017) - Enters the fall as the team’s placekicker ... Took over the kicking duties midway through the 2016 season and connected on all but two of his field goal attempts.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2016) - Took over starting place kicking duties in week seven against San Jose State (10/15) and played the remaining six games of the season … Connected on a 28-yard field goal in his collegiate debut and was 1-of-1 on PATs … Hit a season-long 45-yard field goal in his second game vs. Wyoming (10/22), where he finished 2-of-3 on FGA … For the season he connected on 7-of-9 field goal attempts and missed just one extra point attempt, finishing 18-of-19 … Hit a season-best 3-of-3 field goal attempts in the season finale win at UNLV (11/26) … Totaled 39 points in six games.
FRESHMAN (2015) - Did not see action on the season … Redshirted … Member of Nevada’s 2015 Arizona Bowl victory team.
HIGH SCHOOL - First Team All-Western Conference kicker in 2013 and 2014 … First Team All-State kicker by the Seattle Times in 2013 and 2014 … Team captain in 2014 … Ranked as the No. 8 kicker in the nation and a Division I prospect by Chris Sailer Kicking … Kicked field goals of 52, 53 and 56 yards in his career at Glacier Peak HS … Touted as one of the top punters in Washington after being named First Team All-Wesco and Second Team All-State as a senior … Member of the 2012 Wesco football championship team … An All-State performer and four-year letter winner in soccer.
PERSONAL - Son of Kim and Steve Pettit … Chose Nevada because of the brotherhood feel of the team … Majoring in information systems …. Saw recruiting interest from Washington, Washington State, Penn State and Eastern Washington.