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Joe Santoro: Drew’s return makes Pack all right
Joe Santoro: Drew’s return makes Pack all right

May 16, 2019

Lindsey Drew announced this past week he’s coming back to the Nevada Wolf Pack men’s basketball team for his senior season. You can now breathe again, Wolf Pack fans. All is finally right in the...


Joe Santoro: Alford has tough act to follow
Joe Santoro: Alford has tough act to follow

May 9, 2019

Steve Alford has an almost impossible task of becoming the next Eric Musselman. Musselman, who left the Nevada Wolf Pack basketball program last month to become the head coach at Arkansas, was a lightning bolt...


Pack FB selected for six national telecasts

May 2, 2019

RENO – The Nevada football team will play on national television at least six times as the initial broadcast schedule from the Mountain West was announced Thursday with the league’s partners ESPN and CBS Sports....



Alford announces 5 members of coaching staff
Alford announces 5 members of coaching staff

April 29, 2019

RENO — University of Nevada men’s basketball coach Steve Alford has named five members to his coaching staff for the 2019-20 season. Craig Neal will be the associate head coach while Kory Barnett and Bil...


Joe Santoro: With sweep, Pack baseball has momentum
Joe Santoro: With sweep, Pack baseball has momentum

April 25, 2019

Eric Musselman (remember him?) isn’t the only coach able to get the Nevada Wolf Pack some national attention. ESPN, CBS or Sports Illustrated haven’t called yet but coach T.J. Bruce’s Wolf Pack baseball team did...


Nevada football to play Iowa in 2022

April 24, 2019

RENO — The Nevada football team will play at Iowa in 2022, the schools announced today. The game will be played on Sept. 17, 2022 at Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City. It will be the...



Joe Santoro: Knuth may have worked his magic again
Joe Santoro: Knuth may have worked his magic again

April 12, 2019

Sports fodder … Doug Knuth has worked his magic once again. The Nevada Wolf Pack athletic director lost men’s basketball coach Eric Musselman last week to the Arkansas Razorbacks so Knuth immediately went out this...


Nevada quickly hires Alford to replace Musselman
Nevada quickly hires Alford to replace Musselman

April 12, 2019

Nevada moved quickly to replace one big-name coach with another. Nevada hired former UCLA coach Steve Alford on Thursday, four days after Eric Musselman left for Arkansas. Alford is expected to be introduced at a...


Alford signs 10-year deal with Nevada

April 11, 2019

RENO — The University of Nevada made it official on Thursday when the school’s athletic director Doug Knuth announced the hiring of Steve Alford as the Wolf Pack men’s basketball team’s head coach. Alford, a...


Arkansas fetes Musselman, has high hopes for hoops program
Arkansas fetes Musselman, has high hopes for hoops program

April 8, 2019

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Arkansas gave a rousing welcome to Eric Musselman, welcoming its new men’s basketball coach with a Monday pep rally at Bud Walton Arena. The feeling was definitely mutual. Razorbacks athletic director Hunter...


Arkansas tabs Nevada’s Eric Musselman as next coach
Arkansas tabs Nevada’s Eric Musselman as next coach

April 7, 2019

Arkansas hired Nevada’s Eric Musselman on Sunday, hoping to get a once-proud program back to an elite level. The 54-year-old Musselman led a dramatic turnaround in Reno, leading the Wolf Pack to three NCAA Tournaments...






Joe Santoro: Pack should have a ton of talent back
Joe Santoro: Pack should have a ton of talent back

March 28, 2019

The Nevada Wolf Pack men’s basketball team still has a ton of talent. It will still likely compete for a Mountain West regular season title and NCAA tournament spot next year. Relax, Wolf Pack fans....