RENO, Nev. (AP) -- Nick Fazekas scored 27 points to lead four
players in double figures in Nevada's 76-58 victory over Louisiana
Tech on Saturday night.
The win kept Nevada atop the Western Athletic Conference
standings and snapped Louisiana Tech's five-game winning streak.
The Wolf Pack (16-5, 9-2 WAC) hit its first five shots during a
game-opening 13-2 run, and Louisiana Tech (11-9, 6-5) never got
closer than six points the rest of the way.
Paul Millsap had 20 points and eight rebounds for Louisiana
The Bulldogs made a 10-2 run in the first half to close within
six at 30-24, but the Pack responded with a 9-0 run. Nevada's lead
never got below nine points the rest of the way.
Nevada shot 51 percent from the field compared to 36 percent for
The Pack also outrebounded the Bulldogs 40-30. Ramon Sessions
scored just four points for Nevada, but had nine assists.