Nevada 90, New Mexico St. 71

Deonte Burton scored 22 points to lead five Nevada players in

double digits as part of a 90-71 win over New Mexico State on

Thursday night.

The Wolf Pack (6-13, 3-3 WAC) led 43-36 at halftime and never

trailed after that.

Dario Hunt picked up a double-double for Nevada with 20 points

and 12 rebounds. Olek Czyz added 15 points, Malik Story 10 and

Derrell Conner 10 for the Wolf Pack.

Troy Gillenwater led the Aggies (10-10, 4-2) with 22 points

while Hernst Laroche chipped in with 11.

Nevada outrebounded the Aggies 42-29 while New Mexico State’s

bench outscored the Wolf Pack’s 23-16.