NU this week |

NU this week

Opponent: Vintage (Napa)

Head Coach: Les Franco (fourth year)

Site: Nevada Union

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m., today

2004 record: 1-0

2003 record: 5-5 overall, 3-2 Monticello Empire League

League finish: Third

All-time series: NU leads 3-0

Last Meeting: Sept. 19, 2003 (NU won 45-38)

Base offense: Triple option

Five players to watch: TB Tim Matson (6’0″, 198), FB/LB Kevin Harrell (5’11”, 205), QB Jeff Wright (5’10”, 190), WR/S James Gotelli (6’0″, 170), WR/S Travis Hayes (5’10”, 170).

Coach Franco’s comments: “I thought we had (NU) on the ropes last year. We dropped three passes that would have been touchdowns. We gave them a scare.”

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