CBKB: Nevada defeats Boise State 69-67

BOISE, Idaho (AP) -Deonte Burton scored 20 points and Malik Story added 16 to lead Nevada to a 69-67 victory over Boise State on Saturday night.

Dario Hunt had 12 points and eight rebounds as Nevada (5-13, 2-3 Western Athletic) snapped a three-game losing streak.

Robert Arnold and La'Shard Anderson scored 18 points each for Boise State (11-7, 4-2).

Nevada trailed 56-52 with less than six minutes remaining before Story staged a personal 8-0 run, scoring on a layup and two high-arching 3-pointers from the left corner. The second gave the Wolf Pack a 60-56 advantage with 3:34 left.

Boise State trailed by 15 points in the first half before coming back. The Broncos finally caught the Wolf Pack at 43-43 on Anderson's two free throws with 11:52 remaining.


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