Pack’s Hekking on Lombardi Award watch list

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RENO, Nev. – Nevada defensive end Brock Hekking has been named to the 2014 Rotary Lombardi Award Watch List, the Rotary Lombardi Award committee announced today. Hekking, a 6-foot-4, 255-pound senior from Vacaville, Calif., is a two-time All-Mountain West honoree. He is seventh among returning players in career sacks with 17.0. Entering his senior season, […]

A Pack First: Nevada to face SEC team in 2015

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RENO, Nev. – For the first time in its history, the Nevada football team will play against a school from the Southeastern Conference as the Wolf Pack will take on Texas A&M next season, the school announced today as part of a handful of scheduling moves. Included in the moves: –               Nevada has entered into a […]

Nationally-televised Nevada-Washington State game moved to Sept. 5

RENO, Nev. – The Nevada football team’s second game of the season, against Pac-12 foe Washington State, has been moved up a day to Friday, Sept. 5 and will be broadcast to a national TV audience on ESPN or ESPN2. The move was part of the Mountain West Conference’s initial release of its national television […]

Nevada begins play in Reese’s Mountain West Championship today

Game Notes: Nevada begins play in 2014 Reese’s Mountain West Championship Thursday: The third seed University of Nevada (15-16) basketball team opens play in the 2014 Reese’s MW Championship on Thursday at 8:30 p.m. The Wolf Pack plays the winner of Wednesday’s game between #6 Boise State (19-12) and #11 San José State (7-23).  The Pack […]

Nevada star Burton named to USBWA District VIII Team

RENO, Nev. – A day after being named to the All-Mountain West first team, University of Nevada senior point guard Deonte Burton has been named to the United State Basketball Writers Association District VIII team. Burton is averaging 20 points, 4.5 assists and 4.4 rebounds in 38.6 minutes per game.  He ranks second in the MW and […]

Nevada’s Burton named Mountain West Player of the Week

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Nevada senior guard Deonte Burton has been named Mountain West Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for games played through Saturday, March 8. It is the fourth career MW weekly accolade for Burton. MEN’S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK DEONTE BURTON, NEVADA Senior, Guard, Los Angeles, Calif. / Compton HS ·         Averaged 24.5 points, 9.5 […]

With over 10,000 in attendance, Pack wins thriller at home against rival UNLV, 76-72

Postgame Notes: Nevada is 15-16 overall and 10-8 in the Mountain West after defeating UNLV (19-12, 10-8 MW) 76-72 tonight. With the win Nevada earns the third seed in next week’s MW Championship and will play the winner of Boise State and San Jose State on Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. in the Thomas & Mack […]

Pack hosts Mountain West co-leader New Mexico today

White out Sunday as Nevada hosts MW co-leader and #25 New Mexico:  Sunday is a white out game as Nevada (13-15, 8-7 MW) hosts #25 and Mountain West co-leader New Mexico (22-5, 13-2 MW) at 3:02 p.m.  The Lobos defeated the Wolf Pack 90-72 on Feb. 15 in Albuquerque, N.M.   UNM is tied with San […]

Pack snaps 5-game losing streak with big road win against Air Force

Nevada is 13-15 overall and 8-7 in the Mountain West after winning 75-56 at Air Force (10-15, 4-10 MW) Saturday. The win snapped a season-high five-game losing streak. The 19-point win is the largest margin of victory for the Wolf Pack this season. Nevada next hosts New Mexico on March 2 at 3:05 p.m.  The […]

Pack falls to New Mexico on the road, back home to host San Jose State Tuesday

Game Notes: Nevada is 12-14 overall and 7-6 in the Mountain West after falling 90-72 at New Mexico (19-5, 10-2 MW) today. Nevada hosts San Jose State University (6-19, 0-13 MW) on Tuesday night at 7 p.m.  The Spartans lost 46-38 tonight at home.  The Wolf Pack won the earlier road game 62-50 on Jan. […]

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