NCAA Game Summary - Green Bay at Nevada
(Saturday, November 17)
Final Score: Nevada 71, Green Bay 69
Reno, NV (Sports Network) - Deonte Burton nailed a 3-pointer with two seconds
remaining to lift the Nevada Wolfpack to a 71-69 win over the Green Bay
Phoenix at Lawlor Events Center as part of the World Vision Classic.
Burton finished with a game-high 19 points for Nevada (2-1) while Marqueze
Coleman and Devonte Elliott each got into double figures with 11 and 10
Brennan Cougill and Kam Cerroni were the lead scorers for Green Bay 2-1) with
16 points a piece. Alec Brown added 12 and Keifer Sykes posted 11.
Nevada led 35-31 at the break after shooting 40.6 percent from the floor in
the first half. On the other side, Green Bay shot just 33.3 percent but
remained within striking distance with advantages from 3-point range (12-9)
and the free throw line (9-6).
The fourth lead change of the second half occurred with 11 seconds remaining
when Brown knocked down a 3-pointer for the Phoenix. However on the next
possession Burton connected on the game-winner.
The team' shot almost identical percentage in the contest with Green Bay at
42.6 percent overall and Nevada at 42.4 percent.
11/17 23:52:02 ET
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