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Pack hosts 12th-ranked New Mexico Lobos Wednesday

By ThisIsReno

Wolf Pack logoNew Mexico at Nevada:  Nevada (12-16, 3-11 MW) hosts the 2013 Mountain West regular season champion New Mexico Lobos (25-4, 12-2 MW) on Wednesday at 7:15 p.m.  The Wolf Pack has lost a season-high five in a row.  The Lobos are ranked 12th in the AP poll this week and 11th in the USA Today Coaches poll.  UNM has won five in a row and eight of nine.  The game will air nationally on CBS Sports Network.

SENIOR NIGHT WEDNESDAY:   Prior to tip-off on Wednesday, Nevada seniors Malik Story and Keith Fuetsch will be honored for their contributions to Wolf Pack basketball in their final games at Lawlor Events Center.

Story has started all 95 games of his career and is the Pack record holder for 3-pointers made and attempted.  He ranks 10th in school history with 1,417 points.

Fuetsch, a Reno native has played in 43 games in his career.  He earned academic all-conference honors last season and was the first recipient of the athletic departments “Give Back Like Jack Award” for his community service in 2012.  He is scheduled to make his first career start on Wednesday.

Wednesday, 7:15 p.m. PT

#12/11 New Mexico Lobos
(25-4, 12-2 MW)

at

NEVADA WOLF PACK
(12-16, 3-11 MW)
Lawlor Events Center (11,536)
Reno, Nev.

TELEVISION: CBS Sports Network
Andrew Catalon (play-by-play), Steve Lappas (analyst), Lauren Gardner (sidelines).

RADIO: University of Nevada Sports Network (KUUB 94.5 FM Reno; KPLY 630
AM Reno; KUUB 94.3 FM Carson City; KELY 1230 AM Ely; KHWG 750 AM Fallon, KWNA 1400 AM Winnemucca; and KSVL 92.3 FM Yerington)
Ryan Radtke (play-by-play), Len Stevens (analyst); pregame 6:30 p.m. PT

LIVE STATS: http://www.nevadawolfpack.com/sports/m-baskbl/sched/unv-m-baskbl-sched.html

SERIES HISTORY: New Mexico won the only meeting in the series back on Feb. 2 in Albuquerque, N.M. 75-62.

UP NEXT:  Nevada plays at Colorado State in the final regular season game on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. PT.  The game will air on CBS Sports Network.