“Lacrosse Jamboree” draws hundreds of local youth

The Fallon Bighorns take on the North Reno Outlaws at last year's Youth Jamboree1

High Sierra Lacrosse will hold its annual Youth Lacrosse Jamboree on April 12. Boys and girls teams from North Reno, South Reno, Sparks/Spanish Springs, Fallon, North Tahoe, and Truckee will compete in scrimmages throughout the day. Players will range in age from 8 to 15. The event is free and open to the public—bring the […]

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 […]

Local called one of the best female BMXers in the world (watch video)

Perris Benegas

Reno’s Perris Benegas recently was recently dubbed as one of the best female BMXers in the world by RideUKBMX.com. According to the site, “Perris Benegas rides a BMX with more style than me, and I’ve been doing it my whole life! I watched this edit a few times, she’s at one with her steed. Refreshing…” […]

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. […]

Pack suffers third loss in a row; falls at home to Fresno State 75-67

Game notes follow: Nevada is 12-13 overall and 7-5 in the Mountain West after dropping a 75-67 home game to Fresno State (12-13, 5-7 MW) tonight. Nevada plays at second-place New Mexico (18-5, 9-2 MW) on Saturday at 3:05 p.m. PT.  The Lobos lost 71-70 at Boise State tonight.  The game will air on CBS […]

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