Nevada vs. New Mexico Prediction, Game Preview

    Nevada vs. New Mexico prediction and game preview. The Wolf Pack look to improve to 3-3 as they host the 3-2 Lobos.

    October 6, 2015

    Check out the New Mexico (3-2) vs. Nevada (2-3) prediction and game preview.

    New Mexico vs. Nevada Game Preview


    Date: Saturday, October 10
    Game Time: 7:00 ET

    Venue: Mackay Stadium, Reno, NV
    Network: Campus Insiders

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    Why New Mexico Will Win

    The Nevada run defense won’t be able to keep the Lobo ground attack in check. It’s been effective over the last two weeks against Buffalo and UNLV, but New Mexico will start running, commit to it, and control the ball and the clock. Nevada doesn’t go on long drives and will have a nightmare of a time of getting any consistency unless …

    Why Nevada Will Win

    The Wolf Pack running game has to run for 200 yards. 2-0 when running for 200, 0-3 when it didn’t – the Lobo defensive line has to stay on the sidelines. New Mexico State was able to take off for big run after big run last week on the way to over 300 yards, and while Nevada doesn’t have a Larry Rose III, it should be able to grind it out.

    What’s Going To Happen?

    Run, run, run. Can either team come up with a key play at the right time through the air? Nevada’s passing game is non-existent, and New Mexico doesn’t have one, but the Lobos will pull off the upset by doing the running game better.

    New Mexico vs. Nevada Prediction

    Prediction: New Mexico 27, Nevada 24, Line: Nevada -4.5, o/u: 53.5
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