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Big third quarter carries Nevada to win

SAN MARCO, Texas - Nevada scored 14 unanswered points in the second half to wipe out a 21-20 deficit and beat Texas State, 34-21, Saturday afternoon at Bobcat Stadium in a non-league game.

Nevada improved to 4-1 overall, while Texas State fell to 2-2.

Cody Fajardo passed for 286 yards and three scores, and Stefphon Jefferson rushed for 178 yards.

"Offensively, we thought we could do some things passing-wise," Nevada coach Chris Ault said. "We did complete two long passes on them, but we felt pretty comfortable with our passing game particularly in the third quarter.

"Our defense needs to …

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