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Nevada runs past Fresno State 52-14

Nov 15, 2009 - 12:53 AM RENO, Nev.(AP) -- Luke Lippincott rushed for 149 yards and three touchdowns to lead Nevada over Fresno State 52-14 on Saturday.

Vai Taua rushed for 179 yards and two touchdowns for the Wolf Pack (7-3, 6-0 Western Athletic).

Colin Kaepernick added 95 yards rushing and two touchdowns for Nevada, the nation's No. 1 rushing offense, which rolled up 461 yards Saturday.

Ryan Colburn passed for 362 yards and two touchdowns for the Bulldogs (6-4, 5-2). He had a 57-yard strike to Jamel Hamler on the opening drive to give Fresno State a 7-0 lead and hit Seyi Ajirotutu from 3 yards out to make it 14-7.

Fresno State had five turnovers, including four fumbles in the second half. The Bulldogs also lost running back Ryan Mathews, the nation's leading rusher with 165.1 yards per game entering Saturday, to an injury in the second quarter. He carried eight times for 35 yards.








  • NCAAF FINAL
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    FRESNO ST 14 0 0 0 14
    NEVADA 10 14 14 14 52 FINAL
    SCORING SUMMARY
    1ST QUARTER: FRESNO ST - TD, JAMEL HAMLER 57 YD
    PASS FROM RYAN COLBURN (KEVIN
    GOESSLING KICK), 3:13. FRESNO
    ST 7-0
    NEVADA - TD, VAI TAUA 50 YD RUN
    (SCOTT DRAKE KICK), 6:08.
    NEVADA 7-7
    FRESNO ST - TD, SEYI AJIROTUTU

    Nov 14 7:20 PM


  • NCAAF
    TD NEVADA
    COLIN KAEPERNICK 21 YD RUN
    (RICKY DRAKE KICK)
    FRESNO ST 14
    NEVADA 52 7:36 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Fresno State 14, Nevada 52  4th - 7:36Nov 14 7:20 PM


  • NCAAF
    TD NEVADA
    LUKE LIPPINCOTT 4 YD RUN
    (RICKY DRAKE KICK)
    FRESNO ST 14
    NEVADA 45 8:54 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Fresno State 14, Nevada 45  4th - 8:54Nov 14 7:15 PM
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    Fresno State 14, Nevada 38  4th - 14:36Nov 14 7:00 PM


  • NCAAF END, 3RD QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    FRESNO ST 14 0 0 14
    NEVADA 10 14 14 38 END, 3RD QTR
    SCORING SUMMARY
    1ST QUARTER: FRESNO ST - TD, JAMEL HAMLER 57 YD
    PASS FROM RYAN COLBURN (KEVIN
    GOESSLING KICK), 3:13. FRESNO
    ST 7-0
    NEVADA - TD, VAI TAUA 50 YD RUN
    (SCOTT DRAKE KICK), 6:08.
    NEVADA 7-7
    FRESNO ST - TD, S

    Nov 14 7:00 PM


  • NCAAF
    TD NEVADA
    LUKE LIPPINCOTT 27 YD RUN
    (RICKY DRAKE KICK)
    FRESNO ST 14
    NEVADA 38 10:40 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Fresno State 14, Nevada 38  3rd - 10:40Nov 14 6:35 PM


  • NCAAF
    TD NEVADA
    COLIN KAEPERNICK 6 YD RUN
    (RICKY DRAKE KICK)
    FRESNO ST 14
    NEVADA 31 12:07 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Fresno State 14, Nevada 31  3rd - 12:07Nov 14 6:09 PM


  • NCAAF HALFTIME
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    FRESNO ST 14 0 14
    NEVADA 10 14 24 HALFTIME
    SCORING SUMMARY
    1ST QUARTER: FRESNO ST - TD, JAMEL HAMLER 57 YD
    PASS FROM RYAN COLBURN (KEVIN
    GOESSLING KICK), 3:13. FRESNO
    ST 7-0
    NEVADA - TD, VAI TAUA 50 YD RUN
    (SCOTT DRAKE KICK), 6:08.
    NEVADA 7-7
    FRESNO ST - TD, SEYI AJIR

    Nov 14 6:04 PM


  • NCAAF
    TD NEVADA
    VAI TAUA 65 YD RUN
    (RICKY DRAKE KICK)
    FRESNO ST 14
    NEVADA 24 2:31 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Fresno State 14, Nevada 24  2nd - 2:31Nov 14 5:29 PM


  • NCAAF
    TD NEVADA
    LUKE LIPPINCOTT 1 YD RUN
    (RICKY DRAKE KICK)
    FRESNO ST 14
    NEVADA 17 6:51 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Fresno State 14, Nevada 17  2nd - 6:51Nov 14 5:19 PM


  • NCAAF END, 1ST QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    FRESNO ST 14 14
    NEVADA 10 10 END, 1ST QTR
    SCORING SUMMARY
    1ST QUARTER: FRESNO ST - TD, JAMEL HAMLER 57 YD
    PASS FROM RYAN COLBURN (KEVIN
    GOESSLING KICK), 3:13. FRESNO
    ST 7-0
    NEVADA - TD, VAI TAUA 50 YD RUN
    (SCOTT DRAKE KICK), 6:08.
    NEVADA 7-7
    FRESNO ST - TD, S

    Nov 14 5:04 PM


  • NCAAF
    FG NEVADA
    RICKY DRAKE 40 YD
    FRESNO ST 14
    NEVADA 10 0:38 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Fresno State 14, Nevada 10  1st - 0:38Nov 14 5:04 PM


  • NCAAF
    TD FRESNO ST
    SEYI AJIROTUTU 3 YD PASS FROM RYAN COLBURN
    (KEVIN GOESSLING KICK)
    FRESNO ST 14
    NEVADA 7 6:24 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Fresno State 14, Nevada 7  1st - 6:24Nov 14 4:49 PM


  • NCAAF
    TD NEVADA
    VAI TAUA 50 YD RUN
    (RICKY DRAKE KICK)
    FRESNO ST 7
    NEVADA 7 8:52 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Fresno State 7, Nevada 7  1st - 8:52Nov 14 4:38 PM


  • NCAAF
    TD FRESNO ST
    JAMEL HAMLER 57 YD PASS FROM RYAN COLBURN
    (KEVIN GOESSLING KICK)
    FRESNO ST 7
    NEVADA 0 11:47 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Fresno State 7, Nevada 0  1st - 11:47Nov 14 4:38 PM