Final: Arizona Wildcats 35 Nevada Wolfpack 28

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Arizona Wildcats returned home to face off against the Nevada Wolfpack in Week Three of the college football season.

The season, thus far, has been a rollercoaster for the Wildcats they returned to their conference at home looking to improve to 3-0. For the preview of this game, click here.

The Wolfpack entered the game 2-0 as well and set out to beat the Arizona Wildcats. They took an early field goal upping the score to  3 -0 and taking the lead, but Nick Wilson would answer the call.

Wilson had a huge first half for the Arizona Wildcats which included 11 carries for 71 yds and 2 TD. Anu Solomon was near perfect in the first half, completing 13 of his 14 attempts. However, he did throw his first career interception in the first half. After a 35 yd TD pass to Tyrell Johnson gave the Arizona Wildcats a 21-6 lead with two minutes left in the first half.

Nevada ran flawless two-minute drill and Cody Fajardo threw a seven yard strike to Jarred Gipson. Fajardo’s pass to Gipson cut into the Wildcats lead sending the WC into halftime up 21-13.

In the first half Wolfpack dominated possession battle 21 of the 30 first half minutes. The Wildcats would go on to win the game 35-28.

Solomon ended up with 278 total yards and completed 22/26 pass attempts. Nick Wilson finished with 171 total yards and 29 carries. See below for the scoring recap.

Scoring Recap

First Quarter

FG – B. Zuzo 22 yd FG GOOD Drive:19 plays, 70 yds in 9:26

ARIZ 0 NEV 3

TD –  N. Wilson run for 2 yds for a TD Drive: 12 plays, 86 yds

ARIZ 7 NEV 3

Second Quarter

FG- B. Zuzo 21 yd FG GOOD Drive: 13 plays, 71 yds in 6:08

ARIZ 6 NEV 7

TD- N. Wilson run for 28 yds for a TD, (C. Skowron KICK) Drive: 8 plays, 76 yds in 2:40

ARIZ 14 NEV 6

TD- A. Solomon pass,to T. Johnson for 35 yds for a TD, (C. Skowron KICK) Drive info: 5 plays, 65 yds in 1:12

ARIZ 21 NEV 6

TD- C. Fajardo pass,to J. Gipson for 7 yds for a TD, (B. Zuzo KICK) Drive info: 8 plays, 75 yds in 2:00

ARIZ 21 NEV 13

Third Quarter

TD – C. Fajardo pass,to H. Henderson for 6 yds for a TD, (Two pt rush, D. Jackson GOOD) Drive info: 16 plays, 84 yds in 7:13

ARIZ 21 NEV 21

TD – A. Solomon pass,to C. Jones for 22 yds for a TD, (C. Skowron KICK) Drive info: 7 plays, 75 yds in 2:24

ARIZ 27 NEV 21

Fourth Quarter

TDA. Solomon pass,to C. Jones for 24 yds for a TD, (C. Skowron KICK) Drive info: 5 plays, 51 yds in 1:35

ARIZ 35 NEV 21

TD – C. Fajardo pass,to J. Gipson for 6 yds for a TD, (B. Zuzo KICK) Drive info: 8 plays, 74 yds in 3:10

ARIZ 35 NEV 28

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