Nevada Release

3/2/2016

·         Nevada is now 18-11 (10-7 MW) after falling 76-57 at Boise State (20-10, 11-6 MW) in a battle for third place in the Mountain West standings at Taco Bell Arena in Boise, Idaho.

·         Nevada hosts New Mexico (16-14, 9-8 MW) on Saturday for Senior Night at 7 p.m.  Wolf Pack seniors Marqueze Coleman, Tyron Criswell and Lucas Stivrins will be honored prior to tipoff.

·         Criswell and sophomore guard Eric Cooper, Jr. each had 11 points to lead the Pack in scoring.

·         Cooper has scored in double figures in seven of the last eight road games.

·         It was the fifth time Criswell led the Pack in scoring this season and fourth time for Cooper.

·         Freshman guard Lindsey Drew topped the team in rebounding for the fourth time finishing with eight.

·         Freshman forward Cameron Oliver was the third Nevada player in double figures with 10 points.

·         Oliver had one block and now has a block in 27-of-29 games this season.

·         Nevada played without senior Marqueze Coleman for the second consecutive game as he is recovering from an ankle injury.  Coleman averages a team leading 17 points per game.

·         Junior guard D.J. Fenner had his six game double figure scoring streak snapped after he netted eight tonight.

·         Junior forward Kaileb Rodriguez scored six points.  The six points is a season high and tied his career high.

·         Nevada is 5-9 in road games and 4-5 in MW road contests.  The Pack is 2-0 in neutral site games for an overall mark of 7-9 away from Reno.