Scores

Final

UC Riverside 47

(4-6, 1-3 away)

Nevada 71

(8-3, 5-1 home)

    6:00 PM ET, December 17, 2011

    Lawlor Events Center, Reno, Nevada

    1 2 T
    UCRV 22 2547
    NEV 35 3671

    Top Performers

    UC Riverside: K. Nitoto 11 Pts, 2 Reb, 2 Ast

    Nevada: M. Story 15 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast

    Nevada 71, UC Riverside 47

    Associated Press

    RENO, Nev. -- Malik Story and Olek Czyz scored 15 points each to lead Nevada over UC Riverside 71-47 on Saturday.

    Dario Hunt had 12 points and 11 rebounds and Deonte Burton scored 10 as the Wolf Pack (8-3) extended its winning streak to five.

    Kareem Nitoto scored 11 points to lead the Highlanders (4-6). Phil Martin, who had scored 25 points in each of his last two games, had nine for UC Riverside, and Robert Smith added eight.

    The Wolf Pack jumped to an 11-3 lead and extended the gap to 22-8 after a pair of free throws by Story with 11:47 to play.

    Nevada led 35-22 at halftime behind Story's 11 points. The junior guard's three-point play gave Nevada a 35-20 lead with 37 seconds to go in the half.

    Nevada improved to 5-1 at home. The Highlanders dropped to 2-5 away from Riverside.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UCRV
    NEV
    Points 47 71
    FG Made-Attempted 18-60 (.300) 23-49 (.469)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-18 (.333) 6-16 (.375)
    FT Made-Attempted 5-9 (.556) 19-30 (.633)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 10 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 29

    2011-12 Season

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