Wolf Pack Crushes New Mexico, 49-7
Oct. 15, 2011
RENO, Nev. (AP) - Cody Fajardo passed for 203 yards and scored two rushing touchdowns to lead Nevada past New Mexico 49-7 on Saturday.
Lampford Mark had three short touchdown runs as the Wolf Pack (3-3) rolled up 598 yards of total offense. The Lobos (0-6) did not score until the game's final minutes.
Mark had 9-yard, 4-yard and 1-yard touchdown runs for Nevada, which led 28-0 at halftime and 42-0 after three quarters.
Stefphon Jefferson led the Wolf Pack in rushing yards with 108, plus a touchdown. Nevada totaled 338 yards on the ground.
The Lobos' lone score came when backup quarterback Tarean Austin went around right end from 17 yards out with 6:38 left in the game.
The Wolf Pack also scored a defensive touchdown when Marlon Johnson scooped up a Deon Long fumble and returned it 25 yards for a score to make it 21-0 in the first quarter.