Nevada Faces Missouri State in ESPN Bracketbuster Game

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RENO, Nev. (AP) - Nevada will play at Missouri State on Feb. 20 in one of the annual BracketBuster basketball games televised by ESPN.

The Bears, who won their first 10 games of the season, are 15-7
overall this season and 5-6 in the Missouri Valley Conference.

Nevada is 13-8 overall, 5-3 in the Western Athletic Conference.

ESPN announced the matchups on Monday.

Nevada has a 5-1 all-time record in BracketBuster games, the lone loss coming on the road at Southern Illinois. Last year, the Wolf Pack beat Virginia Commonwealth 71-70 in Reno.