Toa Taua's Ground Attack Not Enough for Purdue Against Nevada, 31-34

Tue, Sep 3, 2019 | Consuelo Machina


2019-08-31 -- On the road, Purdue loses to Nevada 31 to 34.

With Rondale Moore making plays downfield, Purdue scored 31 points against Nevada. Elijah Sindelar threw for 423 yards on 52 attempts for 34 competitions. Against Nevada, the quarterback threw 4 touchdowns and 2 interceptions. Rondale Moore had 11 receptions against Nevada with a total of 124 yards and 1 touchdown. Alexander Horvath rushed for 0 touchdowns against Nevada defense on 19 attempts for 66 yards. Purdue ran for 96 yards on 29 attempts. The visiting team gave up a total of 55 yards on 6 penalties.

With Toa Taua from the backfield, Nevada scored 34 points at home. Nevada quarterback, Carson Strong, threw 30 competitions on 51 attempts against Purdue with 0 interceptions for a total of 295 yards and 3 passing touchdowns. Toa Taua had 8 receptions against Purdue with a total of 64 yards and 0 touchdowns. Toa Taua ran on 12 attempts against Purdue with a total of 56 yards and 1 rushing touchdown. Nevada rushed for a total of 109 yards on 25 attempts. Nevada had a total of 404 yards against Purdue with 19 first downs and possession time of 28:37.

Posted at Tue, September 3, 2019 19:12:49 MST