The Nevada Wolf Pack men's basketball team admits it treated last weekend's trip to Southern California like it was an early holiday vacation.
"We just didn't play hard," said senior guard Malik Story of the 78-64 season-opening loss at UC Irvine last Saturday night. "We honestly don't know why. I guess coming off last year we just felt it was automatic."
"We came out lazy," said junior forward Jerry Evans, one of eight players on the Pack's active roster who calls Southern California home. "We acted like the ball was just going to fall into our hands."
"We didn't come …