August 1, 2014
The Wolf Pack ran into a buzz-saw on Saturday in Carbondale. The Southern Illinois Salukis beat up the Pack 74-49. It's Nevada's first loss in an ESPN BracketBuster game.
Nevada went cold, hitting just 38 percent of their field goal attempts. Marcelus Kemp, Armon Johnson and JaVale McGee all scored 12 points for Nevada, who's 49 total points were a season-low.
Nevada is now 4-1 lifetime in BracketBuster games. The loss drops the Pack to 17-10 overall. They remain 9-4 in WAC play.