Kirby Freeman threw for 272 yards and two long touchdowns, ran for another score and the Hurricanes' defense came through in the final moments to help Miami beat Nevada 21-20 in the MPC Computers Bowl on Sunday night, Coker's final game at Miami.
Nevada will play Miami in the MPC Computers Bowl, an opportunity Wolf Pack players and coaches said will give them a chance to redeem themselves after a big loss to Boise State in the regular-season finale.
Ian Johnson ran for 147 yards and three touchdowns and Jared Zabransky passed for 299 yards to lead No. 12 Boise State to a 38-7 win over Nevada on Saturday, all but wrapping up a spot in the Bowl Championship Series for the unbeaten Broncos.
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) -Nevada quarterback Jeff Rowe threw for 162 yards and three touchdowns while rushing for another score Saturday to lead the Wolf Pack to a 45-7 Western Athletic Conference victory over Idaho.
Joe Garcia returned his second interception of the game 24 yards for a touchdown with 2:14 left to help Nevada hold off Northwestern 31-21 on Friday night for its first victory ever over a Big Ten school.