Nevada running back Vai Taua had no problem against the Louisiana Tech rush defense as he carried the ball 29 times for 162 yards and two touchdowns.
Nevada tailback Vai Taua put his team on his back and carried them to a win over conference foe Boise State with a 32 carry, 131 yard, one touchdown rushing effort.
Nevada running back Vai Taua lead the Wolfpack ground game with 111 yards and two touchdowns while also leading the receiving game with just one catch which went for 79 yards and a touchdown.
Vai Taua did not rush for as many yards as he normally does, but he certainly made up for it with three trips to paydirt. Taua finished the game against Fresno with 21 carries for 89 yards and three scores.
Nevada embarrassed the Idaho rush defense as they finished the game with three 100 yard rushers, one of which was not Colin Kaepernick. Lampford Mark had 116 yards on just six carries, Vai Taua had 113 yards, and Mike Ball had 101 yards and two touchdowns.
Nevada running back Vai Taua says his ankle is "99.9 percent" healthy and expects play against Idaho.
Nevada's star tailback, Vai Taua, was nowhere to be seen against Utah State as Lampford Mark got the start.
Nevada running back Vai Taua (ankle) is expected to be ready for this week's game against Utah State.
Nevada head coach Chris Ault has been very pleased with the hard running of his top tailback Vai Taua and said that "We're going to keep feeding him that football".
Nevada tailback Vai Taua had a big day against the Spartan defense as he had just 16 carries, but for a whopping 196 yards and three touchdowns.
Nevada running back Vai Taua accounted for four touchdowns as the Wolfpack won the battle for the Fremont Cannon against rival UNLV. Taua ran the ball 19 times for 188 yards and three touchdowns and also caught two passes for 17 yards and another score.
Nevada running back Vai Taua shouldered the bulk of the rushing load for the Wolfpack in the win over BYU by carrying the ball 29 times for 133 yards and a touchdown.
Nevada running back Vai Taua had 25 carries for 151 yards and a touchdown in the win over Cal.
After being ruled academically ineligible for the Hawaii Bowl, Nevada running back Vai Taua is ready to make the most of his second chance. “What I learned from it was that I can’t leave my family like that.. .. I’ve got a little more on my shoulders, and I’m ready to prove something,” Taua said.