Scores

Final OT

Utah State 79

(12-6, 2-2 WAC)

Nevada 72

(10-7, 2-2 WAC)

11:00 PM ET, January 13, 2010

Lawlor Events Center, Reno, Nevada

1 2 OT T
USU 33 36 1079
NEV 35 34 372

Top Performers

Utah State: J. Quayle 21 Pts, 7 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl

Nevada: L. Babbitt 26 Pts, 12 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 4 Blk

Utah St. 79, Nevada 72

Associated Press

RENO, Nev. -- Jared Quayle scored 21 points as Utah State outlasted Nevada 79-72 in overtime Wednesday night.

Quayle and Tyler Newbold each hit 3-pointers in overtime to lead the Aggies (12-6, 2-2 Western Athletic). Pooh Williams added 16 points for Utah State.

Luke Babbitt scored 26 points as the Wolf Pack (10-7, 2-2) lost for the first time this season in nine home games. Ray Kraemer added 14.

Nevada led 65-55 with 7 minutes to go after Babbitt scored in the lane. Utah State outscored Nevada 14-4 the rest of the way to send the game into overtime tied 69-69.

The Wolf Pack scored the last five points of the first half to take a 35-33 lead at the break. Babbitt hit a 3-pointer with 25 seconds left in the half to tie it 33-33, and Armon Johnson scored on a layup off a steal with 4 seconds left.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
USU
NEV
Points 79 72
FG Made-Attempted 30-65 (.462) 27-65 (.415)
3P Made-Attempted 8-16 (.500) 9-18 (.500)
FT Made-Attempted 11-13 (.846) 9-18 (.500)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
Largest Lead 7 10

2009-10 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Jan 13, 2010 USU 79, @NEV 72Recap
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