| 7–6 (5–2 WAC)|
| Pistol offense|
| Western Athletic Conference|
Chris Ault (27th overall, 8th straight year)
2011 Nevada Wolf Pack football team Wikipedia
The 2011 Nevada Wolf Pack football team represented the University of Nevada, Reno in the 2011 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Wolf Pack were led by head coach Chris Ault in his 27th overall season and 8th straight since taking over as head coach for the third time in 2004. They played their home games at Mackay Stadium and were members of the Western Athletic Conference. They finished the season 7–6, 5–2 in WAC play to finish in a tie for second place. They were invited to their seventh straight bowl game, the Hawaiʻi Bowl, where they were defeated by Southern Miss 17–24.
This was the Wolf Pack's last year as a member of the WAC as they will join the Mountain West Conference for the 2012 season.