Wyoming vs. Nevada: Recap and Stats

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Wyoming vs. Nevada: Recap and Stats
Wyoming 59
(14-1, 5-0 away)
Nevada 48
(9-7, 8-2 home)
Venue: Lawlor Events Center
6:00PM ET / 3:00PM PT, January 12, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Wyoming 17 42 59
Nevada 20 28 48
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Wyoming L Washington 14 L Washington 8 D Gilmore 2
Nevada D Burton 16 J Evans Jr 5 D Burton 2

On a day when the Wolf Pack shot just 29% from the floor, Wyoming got a road win against Nevada 59-48 in conference action. Leonard Washington secured a double-double in the Cowboys win including a team-high 16 points and 13 rebounds (6 Ast 4 Blk 3 Stl). Larry Nance Jr had nine points and added eight rebounds. For the Wolf Pack, Devonte Elliott got seven points and 11 rebounds. Wyoming (14-1, 1-1 MWC) gets Fresno State (5-9, 0-2 MWC) on the road on Wednesday, January 16th.

Wyoming Game Notes

  • Wyoming beat the spread by 12.0 points. That makes the 9th time this season the Cowboys have beaten the spread.
  • The Cowboys set a season high for blocks.
  • The Cowboys have recorded more blocks than their opponents for the past 4 games.
  • This is the 5th win of the season where the Cowboys came back after being down at halftime.
  • The top two scorers (Leonard Washington and Riley Grabau) accounted for 47.4% of the points.
  • Leonard Washington accounted for 41.9% of the team's rebounds.
  • Leonard Washington has led the team in scoring 6 times and in rebounding 9 times in 15 games this season.
  • Leonard Washington recorded the 15th double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Leonard Washington has 4 straight double-digit point games.
  • Leonard Washington recorded a double-double. It was his 7th this season and 13th of his career.
  • Leonard Washington had career highs with 11 defensive rebounds, 6 assists, and 4 blocks.
  • This was the 1st foul out of the season for Josh Adams.
  • Larry Nance Jr had a career high with 8 defensive rebounds.

Nevada Game Notes

  • Nevada lost and did not cover the spread.
  • This loss extended the Wolf Pack losing streak to 3 games.
  • Jerry Evans Jr recorded a team season high in offensive rebounds with 6.
  • Deonte Burton accounted for 47.9% of the team's points.
  • The top two rebounders (Devonte Elliott and Jerry Evans Jr) accounted for 43.7% of the rebounds.
  • Deonte Burton has led the team in scoring 10 times in 16 games this season.
  • Devonte Elliott has led the team in rebounding 3 times in 16 games this season.
  • This marks the 22nd 20-point game of Deonte Burton's career.
  • Deonte Burton has 3 straight double-digit point games.
  • Jerry Evans Jr recorded the 3rd double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Jerry Evans Jr set a career high with 6 offensive rebounds.
  • Devonte Elliott recorded the 2nd double-digit rebound game of his career.
WYO PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+L. Washington3416136342
ALarry Nance Jr33981131
BRiley Grabau381222002
B-Josh Adams34804001
CDerek Cooke Jr12050010
CNathan Sobey18610101
D+D. Gilmore29600102
NEV PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
ADevonte Elliott217110000
BDeonte Burton342310203
BJerry Evans Jr306100201
BJordan Burris31682100
C-Malik Story37612002
D+Kevin Panzer22071003
-M. Coleman10020001
DPatrick Nyeko15010000

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