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Nevada Comes Back from 16 Points Down to Top Oakland

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After trailing the Oakland Golden Grizzlies by 16 points at the half, the Nevada Wolf Pack men's basketball team would go on to win (82-78) in the first round of the Great Alaska Shootout.

The Pack got off to a sluggish start in the first half missing their first 12 shots before Marcus Marshall three pointer with 14 minutes to go in the half.

Nevada trailed (44-28) to start the second half but went on a (16-6) run in the first 4 minutes to close the gap to 6.

With about ten minutes to go Lindsey Drew and Cameron Oliver forced a steal that led to Drew's dunk that tied the game at 58. A few minutes later Oliver would hit a three pointer that gave Nevada their first lead of the game. 

Nevada would not trail again in the game as they improve to (4-1) on the season.

Marshall led all scorers with 25 points while Oliver dropped in 22 points. Jordan Caroline and Elijah Foster each added 10 points and D.J. Fenner finished with 8 points.

Nevada will take on Buffalo on Friday in a semifinal game.

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