1. BSU Broncos Stomp TCU Horned Frogs

    The BSU Broncos have eliminated any doubt. They are the real deal. They limited TCU to a paltry ten points. Consider that in their two meetings, TCU has only managed to score a total of 27 points...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about over 4 years ago 204 reads 0 comments

  2. WAC and PAC: Both Lack an Attack

    There really is a big difference in college football conferences. The bowl season makes that painfully obvious. Regular season records simply don't tell the whole story about how a team will fare against the best from other conferences...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about over 4 years ago 52 reads 2 comments

  3. Nevada Defensive Coordinator Bolts For Portland State

    Nevada's defensive coordinator, Nigel Burton, has left the team to become the new head coach at Portland State after only two seasons in Reno...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about over 4 years ago 150 reads 1 comments

  4. Boise State, Nevada and The WAC: What It Will Take For Wolf Pack To Win, Someday

    The BSU-Nevada rivalry is one of the most interesting in college football, at least to me. BSU has defeated Nevada ten straight and arguably deserves their "decade of dominance" moniker...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about over 4 years ago 27 reads 0 comments

  5. Boise Bests Nevada Wins WAC

    To say I was disappointed would be an understatement. I expected more. I expected better. Boise State proved they are a superior team all around. I can accept a kickoff return from time to time...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 39 reads 3 comments

  6. The Smoke From Moch and Powa Of Taua: Nevada Will Prevail Over BSU

    The country is buzzing about this game. Even back east, folks are getting caught up in the frenzy. Nevada with its record breaking offense goes up against the most efficient QB in college FB and undefeated BSU...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 61 reads 0 comments

  7. Clash Of The Titans: Nevada and BSU In The Game Of The Year

    Congratulations to the Nevada Wolfpack who last night accomplished something that has never been done before. For the first time ever in college FB history, one team has three rushers over 1,000 yards...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 92 reads 9 comments

  8. BSU V. Nevada For WAC Title: The Stage Is Now Set

    Nevada buried Fresno State today 52-14 in a game in which they totally dominated on both offense and defense. Nevada's days of looking weak on defense seem to be over. They sacked the QB so many times and forced so many fumbles that I lost count...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 101 reads 3 comments

  9. Nevada Routs San Jose State As WAC Elite Head For Showdown

    San Jose State was no match for the nation's number one rushing offense as Nevada beat the Spartans 62-7 in San Jose before a nationwide audience on ESPN. It was the Wolf Pack's best performance of the year...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 117 reads 0 comments

  10. Still Atop The WAC: Nevada Defeats Hawaii 31-21

    It wasn't pretty, but Nevada managed a win over Hawaii 31-21 on Saturday in Reno. Hawaii got off to a fast start going up 14 -0 in the first quarter on terrific pass plays. Hawaii has one of the best passing offenses in the country and I could see why...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 54 reads 0 comments

  11. Alone Atop The WAC: Nevada Buries Idaho In Offensive Tsunami

    It wasn't like Idaho was a pushover coming into this game. With a 6-1 record and a win over Colorado State, the Vandals have proven to be a much improved team. Their only loss was to Washington and that was not by that much...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 95 reads 5 comments

  12. Idaho V. Nevada In WAC Showdown

    In a little over 48 hours, the WAC's top rushing offense will go head to head with the WAC's top rushing defense. Like two bull elk in mating season, it promises to be a head butting contest...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 95 reads 0 comments

  13. Nevada, Boise State, Strength Of Schedule and The BCS: Time For a Change

    Let's consider some important facts about BSU. Yes, they have a great record and have gone undefeated a couple of seasons recently. Yes they beat Oklahoma in 2007...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 521 reads 7 comments

  14. Nevada Sqweaks By Utah State: Faces Idaho Next In WAC Showdown

    It was too close for comfort. Nevada was behind until the 4th quarter and got out of town with a 35-32 win. USU stopped the Wolf Pack ground game in the first half and their QB picked Nevada's secondary apart to take a 21-7 lead...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 74 reads 1 comments

  15. Nevada Dominates LA Tech As Ault Notches 200 Wins

    The 'little general" took another step toward college football immortality last night as the Nevada Wolf Pack continued its winning ways in Reno against a very respectable LA Tech team. Coach Chris Ault has now won 200 games at Nevada...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 73 reads 0 comments

  16. Nevada Defense Impressive In Blowout Of UNLV

    Much has been written about Nevada's offensive avalanche in Reno last week in a 63-28 blow out of UNLV. Nearly 800 yards of total offense almost 600 of which came on the ground announced the return of the Wolf Pack offense...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 40 reads 4 comments

  17. Nevada's Offensive Avalanche Buries UNLV

    You probably missed it. The TV experts deemed the game unworthy.  It got no coverage on ESPN. But I was there and I saw it...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 40 reads 0 comments

  18. Nevada Wolf Pack Strength Of Schedule Rankings: Playing Up

    Nevada is 0-3. Many have already written them off this season. I think that is a big mistake. It is just as important to consider who teams lose to as it is to look at who they beat...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 53 reads 0 comments

  19. Undefeated: Why The BCS Rankings Are So Unreliable

    It happens every Saturday. Top ranked teams fall victim to lower ranked teams. It's one of the things that makes college football so unpredictable and so exciting, you just never know who will be dethroned on any given day...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 183 reads 2 comments

  20. Bright Spots For Nevada In Loss To Missouri

    Nevada is now 0-3 having lost to Missouri 31-21 on September 25, 2009 in Reno. Most have already assumed Nevada will be a mediocre WAC team this season. Boise State, Fresno State and even Idaho have captured much more attention...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 37 reads 0 comments

  21. College Football Upset Of The Week: Why Teams Choke

    You've seen it a thousand times, a team that should have done better comes unglued. Fumble fests, botched handoffs, misguided passes and the easy catch that gets dropped, all these mishaps just drive players, coaches and fans nuts...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 35 reads 0 comments

  22. Nevada Wolf Pack V. Missouri Tigers: Wounded Wolves Hungry For Prey

    To suggest that Wolf Pack fans are not disappointed with the season so far would be silly. The hard truth is we're frustrated. But not nearly as frustrated as the coaches and the team are...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 37 reads 0 comments

  23. A Wild WAC Weekend: Confusion Come Sunday

    Prediction: A Wild Wac Weekend This weekend will see some wild WAC action. Here are two key predictions. Nevada will reestablish their offense against Colorado State after taking a drubbing from Notre Dame...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 35 reads 0 comments

  24. Down But Not Out: Nevada Will Come Roaring Back

    Notre Dame was simply too much for Nevada. It was evident early on, the Wolk Pack was overmatched. Even without mistakes, the best they could have done would have been 35-17. Certainly that would have felt better than the 35-0 thrashing they received...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 33 reads 0 comments

  25. DUCKS, SCHMUCKS. NEVADA IS BOISE'S TOUGHEST FOE

    DUCKS, SCHMUCKS. NEVADA IS BOISE'S TOUGHEST FOE By now everyone has seen the punch thrown round the world. So much has been made of the BSU - Oregon matchup that it is easy to overshadow even more interesting stroies...

    Michael Patmas Written by Michael Patmas about almost 5 years ago 38 reads 0 comments