Scores

Final

Boise State 75

(21-12, 9-9 MW)

Nevada 62

(15-17, 10-8 MW)

    11:45 PM ET, March 13, 2014

    Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

    1 2 T
    BSU 32 4375
    NEV 32 3062

    Top Performers

    Boise State: R. Watkins 15 Pts, 10 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Blk

    Nevada: D. Burton 22 Pts, 2 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl

    BSU beats Nevada 75-62; advances to MWC semis

    Associated Press

    LAS VEGAS -- Ryan Watkins scored 15 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as No. 6 seed Boise State defeated third-seeded Nevada 75-62 in a Mountain West Conference tournament quarterfinal Thursday night.

    Boise State (21-12) will play No. 2 seed New Mexico (25-6) in the semifinals on Friday.

    Knotted at 32 at the break, Boise State opened the second half with a 15-2 run to take a 47-34 lead with 15:55 remaining. The Wolf Pack came back to take a one-point lead, 57-56 when Michael Perez scored at 6:00. Thomas Bropleh answered with a 3, Ryan Watkins scored and the Broncos made four free throws to stretch their lead to 65-57, sparking a 19-5 run to cap the scoring.

    Derrick Marks scored 16 points, including 11-of-11 shooting from the line. Anthony Drmic added 17 points for the Broncos.

    Deonte Burton scored 22 points and Cole Huff chipped in 17 to lead Nevada (15-17).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    BSU
    NEV
    Points 75 62
    FG Made-Attempted 19-47 (.404) 18-56 (.321)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-25 (.360) 5-20 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 28-35 (.800) 21-24 (.875)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 25 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Jan 14, 2014 BSU 74, @NEV 65Recap
    Mar 5, 2014 NEV 83, @BSU 81Recap
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