Utah St. 21, Nevada 17
Utah State scored on two pass plays in the third quarter and
recovered a fourth-quarter fumble to top Nevada 21-17 on
Adam Kennedy threw for 140 yards and a touchdown for the Aggies
(6-5, 4-2 Western Athletic Conference) and ran for a critical first
down in the final minute preserve the win.
Utah State scored what proved to be the decisive touchdown on
the final play of the third quarter. On a double-pass play, wide
receiver Stanley Morrison hit Robert Turbin with a 34-yard strike
for the score.
Nevada (6-5, 4-2 WAC) was led by Lampford Mark, who carried the
ball 22 times for 111 yards and a touchdown.
Nevada was threatening to score with 5:40 remaining in the game
when Wolfpack backup quarterback Tyler Lantrip fumbled on a
fourth-down attempt for a first down. The ball was recovered by
Bobby Wagner on the Aggie 11-yard line.