Nevada junior Kody Kruschwitz and senior Andrew Saunders are the Nevada Journal Athletes of the Week after turning in record performances for the Nevada football team during its 41-13 victory over Perry Friday at Cub Stadium in Nevada.


Kruschwitz completed 25 of 33 passes for 359 yards and three touchdowns and also ran for 22 yards, giving him 381 total yards for the game. His completions, passing yards and total yards are all new single-game marks at Nevada.


Saunders was Kruschwitz’ top target, catching 11 passes for 192 yards and two scores. Saunders set a new Cub record for receiving yards in a game.