Nevada vs Fresno State

Nevada 68, Fresno St. 61

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FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - Malik Story scored 24 points, Deonte Burton added 22 and Nevada cashed in from the free-throw line in Saturday night's 68-61 victory over Fresno State.

Nevada (10-7, 1-2 Mountain West) was held to 37.8 percent shooting on the game but was 30 of 37 from the free-throw line, 23 of which were made between Story and Burton. The Bulldogs were only 12 for 21 from the line.

Tied at 54 with 4:22 remaining in the contest, Nevada finished strong with a 14-7 run to earn the win. Jerry Evans Jr. hit a free throw to make it 55-54, and the Wolf Pack never trailed again. Evans ended the night with nine points and 11 rebounds.

Tyler Johnson led Fresno State (7-10, 1-3) with 16 points, Kevin Foster had 15 points and grabbed seven rebounds and Kevin Olekaibe chipped in with 10 points.

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Nevada Wolf Pack
K. Panzer, F120-20-01030
M. Story, G395-1211-1241124
D. Burton, G385-1112-1513022
J. Burris, G332-62-21016
J. Evans Jr., G292-44-611029
D. Elliott223-81-23047
M. Coleman120-20-02040
C. Huff80-00-03000
C. Fall70-00-01110
Totals 17-4530-373251668
 37.8%81.1% 
Fresno State Bulldogs
K. Foster, F305-103-770115
J. Brown, F272-72-29026
T. Johnson, G376-120-121216
A. Anderson, G320-61-22641
M. Harris, G234-50-05059
K. Olekaibe223-82-200410
R. Upshaw180-34-75024
T. Giddings60-10-02040
A. Huddleston50-20-01010
Totals 20-5412-213872561
 37%57.1% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
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Utah St.11-718-13144
Fresno St.10-814-17183
UNLV8-1018-15114
New Mexico7-1115-16172
Air Force6-1214-17240
Nevada5-139-22306
San Jose St.0-182-28336
 
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