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Wolf Pack gets more late-game heroics in win (1)

April 20, 2014 — 

RENO — There is something special going on at Peccole Park this spring. “Oh, yeah, definitely,” smiled Nevada Wolf Pack outfielder Brad Gerig. “It doesn’t matter what the score is, …

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Fans will get a big dose of late-night Wolf Pack football (2)

April 17, 2014 — 

Sports fodder for a Friday morning... CBS television has Late Night with David Letterman. NBC has the Tonight Show. Northern Nevada has Wolf Pack football. Get ready for Late Night …

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Fain blanks Aztecs, 8-0 (3)

April 13, 2014 — 

RENO — Michael Fain pitched on cruise control Saturday afternoon at Peccole Park. “I felt great out there,” the Nevada Wolf Pack pitcher said. “There actually wasn’t any stressful moments …

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WNC rallies for series sweep of Spartans (4)

April 13, 2014 — 

Little was going right for Western Nevada College in the second game of a baseball doubleheader Saturday. The Wildcats’ bullpen was struggling to throw strikes, helping Colorado Northwestern build a …

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WNC rally earns DH split (5)

April 13, 2014 — 

RANGELY, Colo. — It was the type of half inning that Western Nevada College softball players won’t soon forget. Thirteen Wildcats came to the plate in the fourth inning, with …

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Raven, Greer are clutch on mound for WNC (6)

April 12, 2014 — 

Clutch pitching performances by Rayne Raven and Spencer Greer and key hitting by Jake Bennett carried the Western Nevada Wildcats to a sweep of their Scenic West Athletic Conference doubleheader …

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Salt Lake rallies past WNC softball team (7)

April 8, 2014 — 

They did everything but secure their first Scenic West Athletic Conference softball victory in a month. Salt Lake pushed two runs across the plate in the seventh inning to rally …

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Wolf Pack baseball rallies past Spartans (8)

April 8, 2014 — 

The University of Nevada baseball team scored three runs in the top of the ninth to defeat San José State University, 7-4, on Sunday afternoon and won the Mountain West …

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Huskies flash athleticism in title game (9)

April 8, 2014 — 

ARLINGTON, Texas — Most of the scouting reports said the same thing: Connecticut was no match for the athleticism of Kentucky and all those high-flying freshmen. No way the Huskies …

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UConn and Kentucky for national title (10)

April 7, 2014 — 

ARLINGTON, Texas — Connecticut and Kentucky couldn’t have met in last year’s championship game and few people gave them a chance to be in this year’s. Seventh-seeded Connecticut and eighth-seeded …

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Friday Fodder: Another player transfers from Pack (11)

April 4, 2014 — 

Sports fodder for a Friday morning ... An already dismal outlook for the 2014-15 Nevada Wolf Pack men’s basketball season grew even more dreary this week. Cole Huff, arguably the …

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Fearsome Final Foursome headed to North Texas (12)

March 31, 2014 — 

The road to redemption goes through North Texas for a fearsome Final Four of power programs with something to prove. Florida, the top overall seed, returns to the Final Four …

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Cal coach Montgomery retires (13)

March 31, 2014 — 

BERKELEY, Calif. — California coach Mike Montgomery is retiring after six seasons at the school. Cal announced the decision after Montgomery met with athletic director Sandy Barbour on Monday. ESPN …

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Doug McDermott leads AP All-America team (14)

March 31, 2014 — 

Doug McDermott spent his senior season passing a lot of big names on the career scoring list. He is now among some very select company. The senior forward from Creighton …

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Wildcats split with Golden Eagles (15)

March 29, 2014 — 

Through 13 innings of a Scenic West Athletic Conference baseball doubleheader on Friday, College of Southern Idaho denied Western Nevada College from putting a crooked number on the scoreboard. But …

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Softer schedule ahead for Nevada football (16)

March 28, 2014 — 

Sports fodder for a Friday morning... The Nevada Wolf Pack football program, which opens spring practices next week, has a chance to make history in 2014. The Pack’s biggest improvement …

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Millers the 1st brothers in Sweet 16 together (17)

March 27, 2014 — 

Archie Miller has spent much of his life in his older brother’s shadow: As a kid in western Pennsylvania, as a player in the college ranks, later as an assistant …

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Arizona, San Diego State meet with more at stake (18)

March 27, 2014 — 

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Arizona and San Diego State are back on familiar ground in the NCAA West Regional. Three years ago, both failed to advance out of the Sweet 16. …

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Dayton, Stanford trying to extend dream runs (19)

March 27, 2014 — 

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Matt Kavanaugh has watched over the past several years as mid-major programs like Butler, VCU and George Mason have made runs to the Final Four. The 6-foot-10 …

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Peacock signs pact with indoor grid team (20)

March 23, 2014 — 

Former Carson High and Hiram College football standout Josh Peacock signed a contract earlier this week to play for the Cleveland Patriots of the American Indoor Football . Peacock, after …

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