Nebraska Omaha vs Nevada

Nevada 81, Nebraska-Omaha 69


RENO, Nev. (AP) - Malik Story scored 20 points and Nevada defeated Nebraska-Omaha 81-69 on Tuesday night for the Wolf Pack's 12th consecutive victory.

Olek Czyz had 16 points and 10 rebounds and Dario Hunt 14 points and 11 rebounds for Nevada (15-3).

CJ Carter had 18 points for the Mavericks (7-13), who stayed close until Story sparked a 12-0 run by the Wolf Pack to blow the game open.

A 3-pointer by Carter with 14:18 left pulled the Mavericks within 49-47. Story scored 10 of Nevada's points in the run, including a pair of 3-pointers, to make it 61-47, and Story hit another 3 to make it 64-49 with 10:13 to play.

Nebraska-Omaha - in the process of making the transition to Division I - couldn't get any closer than nine points the rest of the way.

The Wolf Pack had a 43-32 advantage on the boards, including 13 offensive rebounds.

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Nebraska Omaha
A. Welhouse, F294-52-475413
J. Karhoff, C235-110-031210
C. Carter, G346-113-330118
M. Albers, G326-170-014513
C. Steffensmeier, G252-40-02205
M. Hagerbaumer210-10-17210
J. Coleman151-30-01412
I. Gandy83-60-02027
J. Ring70-11-20011
T. Egli40-30-01000
M. Farr20-10-00000
Totals 27-636-1032181769
Nevada Wolf Pack
D. Hunt, F256-122-5111314
O. Czyz, F227-122-3100116
D. Burton, G303-100-02717
J. Evans, G253-70-02017
M. Story, G257-112-234120
P. Nyeko201-16-82108
D. Elliott171-20-04132
K. Panzer171-40-06003
K. Fuetsch70-11-21211
J. Burris61-20-00003
J. Finn50-00-00200
B. Crook10-10-00010
Totals 30-6313-2043181281
Summit League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
No. Dak. St.14-226-7
S. Dak. St.11-519-13
South Dakota6-912-18
Nebraska Omaha5-917-15
Western Ill.4-1110-20

Western Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Utah Valley12-319-12
New Mex. St.12-426-10
Grand Canyon10-615-15
Chicago St.8-813-19
UT-Pan Am5-119-23
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