Nevada's defense comes up big as Wolf Pack grinds out win against New Mexico 21-10

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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - Postgame notes courtesy of Nevada Athletics:

-Sophomore WR Romeo Doubs eclipsed 1,000 receiving yards for his career, needing 31 yards entering the game.
-Romeo Doubs established career highs with 11 receptions and 167 receiving yards. It marks his second 100-yard receiving performance of the season and fourth of his career.
-Redshirt freshman QB Carson Strong recorded the first 300-yard passing performance of his career, throwing for 305 yards on 28 completions. He is the second Wolf Pack quarterback to throw for over 300 yards in a game this season after junior Malik Henry threw for 352 against SJSU.
-Carson Strong’s first TD pass of the game, which came in the second quarter, was his first passing TD since week one against Purdue. He finished the game with two TD passes and no interceptions.
-Nevada’s first TD of the game was a 15-play, 80-yard drive that took 8:12 off the clock. It marked the Pack’s third-longest TD drive of the year in terms of yardage, the longest drive of the year in terms of time and the most plays on a TD drive this season.
-Nevada’s second TD of the game, Carson Strong to Romeo Doubs, went for 57 yards, marking the Pack’s second-longest pass play of the season.
-The seven points given up by Nevada in the first half is the lowest allowed in the first half this season. The Pack gave up just 10 points for the game, marking a season-best.
-Sophomore RB Devonte Lee led the Wolf Pack in rushing, totaling a career-high 68 yards. His previous high was 43 yards.
-Senior WR Kaleb Fossum caught one pass in this game, increasing his streak to 23 consecutive games with a reception. He has caught at least one pass in every game he’s played at Nevada.
-Sophomore DE Dom Peterson recorded a career-high 2.0 sacks and a career-high 3.0 TFLs. Peterson’s two sacks went for a loss of 25 yards combined. He has recorded at least one tackle for loss in eight of his last nine games played.
-True freshman WR Justin Lockhart made his collegiate debut and caught his first reception for eight yards in the first quarter. He finished with two receptions for 13 yards.
-The Nevada defense held the Lobos to 5-of-15 on third down conversions and 0-for-2 on fourth down.
-Redshirt freshman QB Carson Strong was near perfect on the opening drive of the game, completing the first six passes before throwing his first incompletion.
-Sophomore DB Jordan Lee earned his first career start in the game, starting at safety.
-The all-time series between Nevada and New Mexico is now 4-3-1 in favor of the Wolf Pack.