DAVIS, Calif. -- Jerry Evans, Jr. scored 25 points, making the last two free throws in overtime, to help Nevada slip past UC Davis 87-81 Saturday night.
UC Davis (3-7) held a 74-72 lead with 12 seconds remaining in regulation after a Deonte Burton free throw. Brynton Lemar's layup with seven seconds remaining sent the game into overtime. The Wolf Pack (4-5) outscored UC Davis 13-7 in overtime.
Burton added 19 points for the Wolf Pack. Ronnie Stevens and Cole Huff had 13 each.
The game was tied eight times, with 15 lead changes.
UC Davis held a 37-34 halftime lead, and led 40-34 to start the second half. Nevada (4-5) quickly came back to outscore the Aggies 40-37 in the second half.
Nevada held a decided 42-24 advantage on the boards.
Corey Hawkins led the Aggies with 34 points. Lemar finished with a season-high 16.
Ted Kapita was the top-rated recruit from West Virginia in the class of 2015 and recently played at DME Academy in Florida.
With the Suns drafting Tyler Ulis, they now have five guards on their roster who attended Kentucky.
NBA fans will be looking forward to their newest players making plays like this next season.