Nevada begins play in Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational: Nevada (2-2) hosts Chattanooga (2-2) on Friday in the first of four games in the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational. The Wolf Pack went 2-1 on a three-game road trip into Californian and enter Friday’s game 2-2. The Mocs are also 2-2 on the season. It will be the first meeting between Nevada and Chattanooga.
FRIDAY N7 NIGHT: Friday’s game with Chattanooga is N7 Night for the men’s basketball team and the Wolf Pack will wear a turquoise uniform. Over the past several years, the Nevada Athletics Department, in conjunction with Nike, has hosted N7 games at Wolf Pack events to honor Native Americans Heritage Month (November).
Established in 2000, N7 is inspired by the Native American ecological concept of Seven Generations. This season marks the first time the men’s basketball teams will wear a specific uniform on N7 night. Turquoise is one of the colors used to promote N7 and was chosen as the uniform color for this season’s games.
Other Nevada sports programs will also commemorate Native American Heritage Month by participating in the N7 program.
Friday, 7:05 p.m. PT
NEVADA WOLF PACK (2-2) vs. Chattanooga Mocs (2-2)
Lawlor Events Center (11,536) Reno, Nev.
RADIO: University of Nevada Radio 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
SERIES HISTORY: Friday’s meeting will be the first between the two schools.
UP NEXT: The Pack hosts Morehead State on Sunday at 3:05 p.m. in the second game of four games as part of the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational. The final two games of the invitational will be played Nov. 28-29 at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. The Pack plays UCLA on Thanksgiving Day and Missouri the next day. Both of the games in Las Vegas will air on ESPN3.