Nevada's McNeal Named Conference Defensive Player of the Week

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RENO - Wolf Pack linebacker Jonathan McNeal was named the Mountain West Conference Defensive Player of the Week on Monday.

McNeal, a junior from Los Angeles, made a career-high 15 tackles in the 38-16 win over San Jose State on Saturday night. That included six solo tackles and the first sack of his college career.

The Wolf Pack (4-7, 3-5 MWC) have a bye this week before they host BYU (7-3) in the season finale on November 30th. Kickoff is at 12pm at Mackay Stadium. The game will be shown live on the CBS Sports Network.