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Nevada Wolf Pack takes No. 24 ranking to Utah State

February 16, 2018 — NO. 24 NEVADA (22-5, 11-2) AT UTAH STATE (14-13, 7-7) When: Saturday, 3 p.m. Where: Dee Glen Smith Spectrum TV-Radio: CBS Sports Network/630 AM or 94.3 FM Last meeting: Nevada won 83-57 on Jan. 3 Projected starters: NEVADA: F Jordan Caroline (16.9, 8.9) and Caleb

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Joe Santoro: Nevada Wolf Pack can win without Drew, but it won’t be easy

February 15, 2018 — The Nevada Wolf Pack men's basketball team is going to miss Lindsey Drew. But that doesn't mean the Wolf Pack can't win without him. The Pack, after all, outscored Boise State 40-38 in the second half on Wednesday without Drew to win 77-72 on the

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Stephens, Caleb Martin lead Nevada Wolf Pack over Boise State

February 14, 2018 — BOISE, Idaho — Twice this season, Jordan Caroline had chances to ice games from the free throw line in the final minute and failed. He wouldn't let a third opportunity slip away. With just under 39 seconds left, Caroline made two free throws and helped

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1st place on the line when Nevada Wolf Pack visits Boise

February 13, 2018 — The Nevada Wolf Pack has a great opportunity when it walks into Taco Bell Arena on Wednesday for its showdown against second-place Boise State (8 p.m., ESPNU). Not only could the Pack (21-5, 10-2) sweep the season series with a win and grab the all-important

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Mountain West Notebook: Pack’s Drew a complete artist

February 13, 2018 — RENO — Lindsey Drew is on fire. The Pack's 6-foot-4 junior guard has scored in double figures a career-best four straight games. Included in that run was a career-best 17 points in a recent loss against UNLV. He had probably his most complete game on

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Caleb Martin is the alpha wolf of the Nevada Wolf Pack says Joe Santoro

February 12, 2018 — What, exactly, did we learn about the Nevada Wolf Pack men's basketball team last week? Well, we learned while the strength of the wolf is the pack, the strength of the Wolf Pack is definitely the Caleb. Every great wolf pack needs an alpha wolf.

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Nevada Wolf Pack bounces back against SDSU

February 10, 2018 — RENO — After losing to UNLV on Wednesday, Nevada coach Eric Musselman ripped into his team for its lack of defense and rebounding. The 23rd-ranked Wolf Pack got the message loud and clear. Nevada won the battle of the boards, 42-35, held San Diego State

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Nevada Wolf Pack Notebook: Caleb Martin makes quick return

February 10, 2018 — RENO — Caleb Martin was supposed to be out indefinitely with a lysfranc sprain to his left foot suffered against Colorado State last weekend. Normally that is a 3- to 6-week recovery. Indefinite absence turned out to be just one game, and that's great news

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Nevada Wolf Pack ready to defend homecourt again

February 10, 2018 — After Wednesday's disappointing loss to in-state rival UNLV, Wolf Pack coach Eric Musselman lit into his team; challenged them. "We didn't rebound and we didn't defend," Musselman said in his postgame press conference. "We played soft. I don't know what else to say. "I don't

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Roger Diez: The Clash to rock at Daytona

February 9, 2018 — Although professional racing in America began with the Rolex 24 at Daytona in January, this weekend marks the opening volley in two of the most popular racing series in the United States; the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup series and the NHRA Mello Yello drag racing

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3 Americans advance in women’s moguls

February 8, 2018 — BOKWANG PHOENIX PARK — Step one is out of the way for Jaelin Kauf, the Steamboat Springs-trained moguls skier chasing Olympic gold at the 2018 Winter Olympics. Kauf, the top-ranked women's bumps skier in the world, placed fifth in the women's moguls qualification event at

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17-year-old moguls skier Tess Johnson soaking up the Olympic experience

February 8, 2018 — PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Tess Johnson said she isn't surprised that she's competing in the Olympics as a 17-year-old. She said she's always believed that she could make it to this stage as a high school senior. But now that it's reality, she's shocked. "It's

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American speed skater makes Olympic debut at 18

February 8, 2018 — PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Maame Biney finally got an iPhone, and she was extremely excited. It's silver. She wanted rose gold. But that's OK. "Because I got a phone, which is all I've ever wanted," she said, giggling. The 18-year-old short-track speed skater with the

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Cross-country skier hopes to help U.S. to a historic result

February 8, 2018 — PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Cross-country skier Rosie Brennan has followed a long road from Park City to Pyeongchang — but she has finally arrived on winter sports' biggest stage. "Making your first Olympic team is literally a dream come true," she said Wednesday. "So I'm

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Joe Santoro: Rebels with a cause create Pack disappointment

February 8, 2018 — The Nevada Wolf Pack's 86-78 loss to the UNLV Rebels on Wednesday night is the program's most disappointing and meaningful loss in the Eric Musselman era. None of Musselman's other 25 losses at Nevada even comes close to the heartbreak the Rebels handed the Pack.

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Nevada Wolf Pack Notebook: Caleb Martin out indefinitely

February 8, 2018 — RENO — With Caleb Martin out of the lineup for the foreseeable future with a lisfranc ligament sprain to his left foot, Mountain West games are going to get a lot tougher for the Nevada Wolf Pack. Martin has been putting up good numbers ­—

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UNLV knocks Nevada Wolf Pack out of 1st place

February 8, 2018 — RENO — The streak is over. Nevada's 16-game win streak at Lawlor Events Center came to an end as UNLV went on a game-ending 8-0 run over the final 2:25 to grab an 86-78 win Wednesday before a season-best crowd of 11,285. And, the bad

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Nevada Wolf Pack, UNLV renew series with new faces

February 7, 2018 — A year ago, the Nevada Wolf Pack hung two of the biggest losses on UNLV in series history. The Pack won by 27 at home, 104-77, and by 36, 94-58, on the road en route to its first Mountain West regular-season championship. Expect things to

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Mountain West Notebook: Nevada coach Eric Musselman awards walk-on Charlie Tooley with a scholarship

February 6, 2018 — Eric Musselman has always raved about sophomore guard Charlie Tooley. Tooley, one of two walk-ons on the Nevada roster when the season started, was awarded a full scholarship for the rest of the season Monday afternoon. The scholarship became available when Darien Williams, a grad

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The Pack: Fast and the Furious says Joe Santoro

February 5, 2018 — Eric Musselman knows exactly what his Nevada Wolf Pack men's basketball team does best. "We wanted to try and outscore them tonight, to be honest," Musselman said after a 102-92 victory over Fresno State last week at Lawlor Events Center. The most prolific scoring team

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