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DATE: Wednesday, February 27
TIME: 8 p.m.
SITE: Lawlor Events Center (11,536), Reno, Nevada
TV: CBS Sports Network (Andrew Catalon, Steve Lappas)
RADIO: ESPN Radio 1100 AM (Jon Sandler, Robert Smith, sideline reporter: Steve Cofield)
AUDIO: UNLV Gameday App/TuneIn & UNLVRebels.com

UNLV leads the all-time series 60-28

UNLV is 27-16 all-time at UNR

UNLV is 2-2 in its last four trips to Lawlor Events Center

UNR is 13-0 at home this season

The Wolf Pack had a 10-game win streak snapped at San Diego State (65-57) last Wednesday and are 11-1 in their last 12 games

UNR is scoring 81.2 ppg, while limiting its opponents to 65.9 ppg

The Wolf Pack rank seventh in the nation in scoring margin (+15.4 ppg), eighth in assist turnover ratio (1.5) and ninth in fewest turnovers (278)

Head coach Eric Musselman is in his fourth year at the school with a collegiate career head coaching record of 106-31 (.774)

Four UNR players are averaging double figures in scoring, led by Caleb Martin’s 19.3 ppg. Jordan Caroline leads the team in rebounding (9.6 rpg), while Cody Martin is the team’s assist leader (5.2 apg)

UNLV leads the MW in offensive rebounding (13.4 orpg, 10th in the country) and is second in rebounds per game (38.7, 38th in the country), rebound margin (+4.7, 45th in the country), and blocks (4.0 bpg)

UNLV’s last win vs. a ranked team was last season at then-No. 23 UNR (2/7/18)

UNLV’s last win vs. a ranked team ranked as high as No. 12 was vs. then-No. 3 Arizona (71-67) at the Thomas & Mack Center (12/23/14)

UNLV’s last win vs. a ranked team ranked as high as No. 12 on the road was against No. 11 Kansas State (63-59) in Kansas City, Missouri (12/21/10)

Feb. 19 at Wyoming marked UNLV head coach Marvin Menzies’ 400th career game as a Division I head coach. In 401 games over 11-plus seasons, he has a career record of 244-157 (.609)

Since the 3-point field goal was adopted by the NCAA in 1986-87, UNLV has converted at least one 3-pointer in all 1,066 games played

After shooting 3-22 over two games, Clyburn has shot 10-24 in his last two games - Clyburn had 10 points in the 3-22 games and 32 points in his last two games 

Hardy grabbed a season high 9 rebounds vs SDS moving his rebound average to a season high 2.6 rpg

Hardy is on a streak of 10 games scoring 10+ points

In his last three games shooting 3's Robotham has gone 0-6, 2-6 & 5-6 

Over his last two games Hamilton is 0-7 for the field and 1-11 in his last three games

Beck hasn't seen action since 2/2/19 at USU

Blair is 2-10 including 0-4 from the arc over his last two games 

Woodbury has no field goals in 12 of his 19 games played 

JTT played 4 minutes vs SDS and is his 5th straight game of less than 10 minutes playing time

Diong had a season high 15 rebounds vs SDS & has 26 rebounds in his last two games boosting his average to a season high 7.1 rpg

In MWC games UNLV has scored 298 points in combined 1st halves and 617 points in combined 2nd halves 

In MWC games UNLV has taken 386 shots from the arc compared to opponents 299

UNLV has had a different leading scorer in each of the last 4 games

 

 

 

 

 

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and its Nick Fazekas jersey retirement night. (#22)  The Lawlor  crowd will be all jacked up!

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Has Muss hired this guy to open the game? 

 

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11 minutes ago, Rosegreen said:

Has Muss hired this guy to open the game? 

 

Nope, tomorrow night is all about this guy:

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1 hour ago, renoskier said:

Nope, tomorrow night is all about this guy:

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Where did he end up playing professionally ?!?! 

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8 minutes ago, UNLV2001 said:

Where did he end up playing professionally ?!?! 

He's been a star and a champion in Japan; has become a Japanese citizen.

Will become only the 2nd Wolf Pack player to have his jersey/number retired.

Jazz Johnson will continue to wear the "22" until he graduates.

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6 minutes ago, UNLV2001 said:

Where did he end up playing professionally ?!?! 

He’s in Japan. Making really nice money from what I understand. 

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7 minutes ago, NevadaFan said:

He’s in Japan. Making really nice money from what I understand. 

he started out with the Clippers and the Mavs but  he was too slow for the NBA.

Went to China first (I think) , now in Japan.

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I thought that was UNR’s tournament seed when I first saw the numbers.

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9 minutes ago, ph90702 said:

I thought that was UNR’s tournament seed when I first saw the numbers.

Ph has a hard on for Reno.

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50 minutes ago, IKEUNLV said:

Ph has a hard on for Reno.

It's borderline creepy

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3 hours ago, renoskier said:

Nope, tomorrow night is all about this guy:

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1 hour ago, NVBlueNeck said:

It's borderline creepy

You know what’s creepy?

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