Nevada 88, Boise St. 80
Luke Babbitt scored 27 points and Armon Johnson added 24 as
Nevada beat Boise State 88-80 in overtime Saturday.
Joey Shaw added 16 points and 12 rebounds for the Wolf Pack
(15-9, 7-4 Western Athletic).
Ike Okoye led Boise State (11-14, 2-10) with 32 points. Daequon
Montreal added 18, including a 3-pointer with 11 seconds left in
regulation that sent the game into overtime tied at 73.
In the extra period, Nevada led 77-76 with 3:19 remaining before
going on a 10-2 run to put the game away. Babbitt had eight of the
10 points in the run, sealing the win with a pair of free throws
with 51.8 seconds left.
Boise State led the entire first half, building a nine-point
lead in the first five minutes en route to a 34-28 advantage at the