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New Mexico Lobos @ Nevada Wolf Pack
Current Records: New Mexico 3-4, Nevada 1-6
How To Watch
When: Saturday, October 28, 2023 at 10:30 p.m. ETWhere: Clarence Mackay Stadium — Reno, NevadaTV: CBS Sports NetworkLive Stream: CBSSports.com or fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)Follow: CBS Sports AppWatch on Connected TV: CBS Sports App on Roku and Fire TVTicket Cost: $4.36
What to Know
New Mexico has enjoyed a two-game homestand but will soon have to dust off their road jerseys. The New Mexico Lobos and the Nevada Wolf Pack will face off in a Mountain West battle at 10:30 p.m. ET on Saturday at Clarence Mackay Stadium. Both teams worked hard to overcome the odds in their previous battles and are surely both feeling confident heading into this clash.
Last Saturday, New Mexico got the win against Hawaii by a conclusive 42-21. The victory was just what New Mexico needed coming off of a 52-24 defeat in their prior matchup.
New Mexico relied on the efforts of Andrew Henry, who rushed for 112 yards and a touchdown on only 13 carries, and Dylan Hopkins, who threw for 202 yards and three touchdowns while completing 80% of his passes. The team also got some help courtesy of Jeremiah Hixon, who picked up 62 receiving yards and two touchdowns.
Meanwhile, Nevada had to suffer through a 16-game losing streak dating back to last season, but that streak is no more. They didn’t even let San Diego State onto the board and left with a 6-0 win on Saturday.
Their wins bumped New Mexico to 3-4 and Nevada to 1-6.
Looking ahead, the contest is expected to be close, with New Mexico going off as just a 1-point favorite.
New Mexico is a slight 1-point favorite against Nevada, according to the latest college football odds.
The line on this game has moved a bit since it opened, as it started out with the Wolf Pack as a 1.5-point favorite.
The over/under is set at 50 points.
Nevada has won 3 out of their last 4 games against New Mexico.
Nov 14, 2020 – Nevada 27 vs. New Mexico 20Nov 02, 2019 – Nevada 21 vs. New Mexico 10Nov 05, 2016 – New Mexico 35 vs. Nevada 26Oct 10, 2015 – Nevada 35 vs. New Mexico 17
Injury Report for Nevada
Sean Dollars: questionable (Concussion)Keleki Latu: out (Ankle)Ashton Hayes: Out for the Season (Lower Leg)
Injury Report for New Mexico
Connor Witthoft: doubtful (Undisclosed)Dorian Lewis: Out for the Season (Foot)