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Nevada Wolf Pack Football 2013 Season Schedule

The Wolf Pack football team now plays in the Mountain West Conference, giving the University of Nevada, Reno a different mix of opponents than in previous years, though old rivals like UNLV, Hawai'i, and Boise State are still on the schedule. The Pack is also entering the 2013 season with a new head coach - Brian Polian - following the retirement of Chris Ault after 28 years at the helm.

On the schedule below, times are given in local Reno, Pacific time. * denotes Mountain West conference games.

  • Saturday, Aug. 31 - UCLA - at Pasadena, CA - 7 p.m. (L, 20-58)
  • Saturday, Sept. 7 - UC Davis - Reno, NV - 6:05 p.m. (W, 36-7)
  • Saturday, Sept. 14 - Florida State - at Tallahassee, FL - 12:30 p.m. (L, 7-62)
  • Saturday, Sept. 21 - Hawai'i* - Reno, NV - 5:05 p.m. (W, 31-9)
  • Saturday, Sept. 28 - Air Force* - Reno, NV - 4:35 p.m. (W, 45-42)
  • Friday, Oct. 4 - San Diego State* - at San Diego, CA - 6 p.m. (L, 44-51)
  • Saturday, Oct. 19 - Boise State* - at Boise, ID - 5 p.m. (L, 17-34)
  • Saturday, Oct. 26 - UNLV* - Reno, NV (Battle for the Fremont Cannon) - 3:05 p.m. (L, 27-22)
  • Saturday, Nov. 2 - Fresno State* - at Fresno, CA - 7:30 p.m. (L, 23-41)
  • Saturday, Nov. 9 - Colorado State* - at Fort Collins, CO - 12:30 p.m. (L, 17-38)
  • Saturday, Nov. 16 - San Jose State* - Reno, NV - 7:30 p.m. (W, 38-16)
  • Saturday, Nov. 30 - BYU - Reno, NV - 12:05 p.m. (L, 23-28)
  • Saturday, Dec. 7 - Mountain West Championship - Location and time to be announced.

 

The Wolf Pack's first 2013 outing is a road game against UCLA. The next weekend is at home in Mackay Stadium against UC Davis, then back on the road to play Florida State. The Battle for the Fremont Cannon with UNLV will be in Reno on October 26. The season finale will be at home on November 30 against BYU.

Get more information about following the Wolf Pack football team and attending home games at Mackay Stadium from my "Nevada Wolf Pack Football" article.

Wolf Pack Football on TV

All 2013 Nevada Wolf Pack football games will be televised, some on national networks. When the time comes, be sure to check the TV listings to make sure something hasn't changed from the schedule shown here. (Local Reno times are shown. * denotes conference games.)

  • Saturday, Aug. 31 - Pac 12 Networks - UCLA - at Pasadena, CA - 7 p.m.
  • Saturday, Sept. 7 - TBD - UC Davis - Reno, NV - 6:05 p.m.
  • Saturday, Sept. 14 - ESPN or ESPN2 - Florida State - at Tallahassee, FL - 12:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, Sept. 21 - Oceanic PPV - Hawai'i* - Reno, NV - 5:05 p.m.
  • Saturday, Sept. 28 - CBS Sports Network - Air Force* - Reno, NV - 4:35 p.m.
  • Friday, Oct. 4 - ESPN HD - San Diego State* - at San Diego, CA - 6 p.m.
  • Saturday, Oct. 19 - CBS Sports Network - Boise State* - at Boise, ID - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, Oct. 26 - ESPN Networks - UNLV* - Reno, NV (Battle for the Fremont Cannon) - 3:05 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 2 - ESPN Networks - Fresno State* - at Fresno, CA - TBA
  • Saturday, Nov. 9 - ESPN Networks - Colorado State* - at Fort Collins, CO - TBA
  • Saturday, Nov. 16 - ESPN Networks - San Jose State* - Reno, NV - 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 30 - CBS Sports Network - BYU - Reno, NV - 12:05 p.m.
  • Saturday, Dec. 7 - TBD - Mountain West Championship - Location and time to be announced.

 

2012 Wolf Pack Season Results

  • Saturday, Sept. 1 - Cal Bears - Berkeley, CA - 12 noon (W, 31-24)
  • Saturday, Sept. 8 - South Florida - Reno, NV - 12:35 p.m. (L, 31-32)
  • Saturday, Sept. 15 - Northwestern State - Reno, NV - 4:05 p.m. (W, 45-34)
  • Saturday, Sept. 22 - Hawai'i* - Honolulu, HI - 7:30 p.m. (W, 69-24)
  • Saturday, Sept. 29 - Texas State - San Marcos, TX - 11 a.m. (W, 34-21)
  • Saturday, Oct. 6 - Wyoming* - Reno, NV - 4:05 p.m. (W, 35-28)
  • Saturday, Oct. 13 - UNLV - Las Vegas, NV (Battle for the Fremont Cannon) - 12 noon (W, 42-37)
  • Saturday, Oct. 20 - San Diego State* - Reno, NV - 7:35 p.m. (L, 38-39)
  • Friday, Oct. 26 - Air Force* - Colorado Springs, CO - 5 p.m. (L, 31-48)
  • Saturday, Nov. 10 - Fresno State* - Reno, NV - 7:35 p.m. (L, 36-52)
  • Saturday, Nov. 17 - New Mexico* - Albuquerque, NM - 12:30 p.m. (W, 31-24)
  • Saturday, Dec. 1 - Boise State* - Reno, NV - 12:30 p.m. (L, 21-27)
  • Saturday, Dec. 15 - Gildan New Mexico Bowl - Albuquerque, NM - 10 a.m. Opponent - University of Arizona Wildcats. (L, 48-49)

2011 Wolf Pack Season Results

  • Saturday, Sept. 10 - Oregon - Eugene, OR - 12:30 p.m. (L, 20-69)
  • Saturday, Sept. 17 - San Jose State* - San Jose, CA - 1 p.m. (W, 17-14)
  • Saturday, Sept. 24 - Texas Tech - Lubbock, TX - 4 p.m. (L, 34-35)
  • Saturday, Oct. 1 - Boise State - Boise, ID - 11:30 a.m. (L, 10-30)
  • Saturday, Oct. 8 - UNLV - Reno, NV - 4:05 p.m. (Battle for the Fremont Cannon) (W, 37-0)
  • Saturday, Oct. 15 - New Mexico - Reno, NV - 1:05 p.m. (W, 49-7)
  • Saturday, Oct. 22 - Fresno State - Reno, NV - 1:05 p.m. (W, 45-38)
  • Saturday, Oct. 29 - New Mexico State* - Las Cruces, NM - 5 p.m. (W, 48-34)
  • Saturday, Nov. 12 - Hawai'i* - Reno, NV - 7:05 p.m. (W, 42-28)
  • Saturday, Nov. 19 - Louisiana Tech - Reno, NV - 1:05 p.m. (L, 20-24)
  • Saturday, Nov. 26 - Utah State - at Logan, UT - 11 a.m. (L, 17-21)
  • Saturday, Dec. 3 - Idaho* - Reno, NV - 1:05 p.m. (W, 56-3)
  • Saturday, Dec. 24 - Sheraton Hawai'i Bowl - Honolulu, HI - 5 p.m. The Pack plays Southern Miss. (L, 17-24)

2011 Sheraton Hawai'i Bowl

The Nevada Wolf Pack played Southern Miss in the Sheraton Hawai'i Bowl on December 24, 2011. The game was at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, HI. The Pack lost this one 17 to 24.

2010 Wolf Pack Season Results

The Wolf Pack football team had a stellar 2010 season. Extra big wins included beating the Cal Bears and arch rival Boise State. The season finale was at the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl. The Pack downed Boston College at AT&T Park in San Francisco.

  • Thursday, Sept. 2 - Eastern Washington - Reno, NV - 6:05 p.m. (49-24 W)
  • Saturday, Sept. 11 - Colorado State - Reno, NV - 7:30 p.m. (51-6 W)
  • Friday, Sept. 17 - California - Reno, NV - 7:00 p.m. (52-31 W)
  • Saturday, Sept. 25 - BYU - at Provo, UT - 3:00 p.m. (27-13 W)
  • Saturday, Oct. 2 - UNLV - at Las Vegas, NV - 7:00 p.m. (Battle for the Fremont Cannon) (44-26 W)
  • Saturday, Oct. 9 - San Jose State* - Reno, NV - 7:35 p.m. (35-13 W)
  • Saturday, Oct. 16 - Hawaii* - at Honolulu, HI - 8:30 p.m. (21-27 L)
  • Saturday, Oct. 30 - Utah State* - Reno, NV - 1:05 p.m. (56-42 W)
  • Saturday, Nov. 6 - Idaho* - at Moscow, ID - 2:00 p.m. (63-17 W)
  • Saturday, Nov. 13 - Fresno State* - at Fresno, CA - 7:00 p.m. (35-34 W)
  • Saturday, Nov. 20 - New Mexico State* - Reno, NV - 1:05 p.m. (52-6 W)
  • Friday, Nov. 26 - Boise State* - Reno, NV - 7:15 p.m. (34-31 W)
  • Saturday, Dec. 4 - Louisiana Tech* - at Ruston, LA - 12:00 p.m. (35-17 W)
  • Sunday, Jan. 9, 2011 - Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl - AT&T Park, San Francisco - vs. Boston College (20-13 W)

 

2011 Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl

The Nevada Wolf Pack won the 2011 Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl. The Pack defeated Boston College 20-13 before over 41,000 fans at AT&T Park in San Francisco on Sunday evening, January 9. By some estimates, half or more of those in attendance traveled over the hill from Reno to cheer for the home team. The win gave the Wolf Pack a 13-1 season record and broke a four-game losing streak in post-season bowl games. Nevada ended this stellar season ranked #15 BCS and #13 AP.

 

Source: UNR Wolfpack Athletics.

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