Darrell Moody
dmoody@nevadaappeal.com

Back to: News
August 25, 2012
Follow News

Carson pounds Hug, 50-26, to open season on right foot

Joey Thurman started the game with a 57-yard punt return that led to a score, and nearly three hours later returned a kickoff 88 yards for a touchdown.

In between that, the Carson junior scored on touchdown runs of 8 and 12 yards, respectively, to spark Carson to a 50-26 season-opening win over Hug Friday night.

It looked like Carson didn't miss a beat offensively in chalking up 297 yards total offense on just 41 snaps.

"Not at all, " said Thurman, who rushed seven times for 79 yards. "We were real explosive tonight. It was something I didn't expect." …

Explore Related Articles

Trending in: News

The Nevada Appeal Updated Aug 25, 2012 04:21AM Published Aug 25, 2012 04:05AM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.