Larry Moore (1963-66/ Basketball, Track & Field)


When Larry Moore’s basketball playing days were over in 1966 at the University of Nevada, only two players had ever scored more than the 885 points he hadteammate Nap Montgomery and Bill Robinson (who had scored just three more in his career). Only Montgomery had more career rebounds, having achieved only seven more than Moore. Montgomery was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1992. Moore joins him four years later. Moore was an All-Far W3st Conference selection as a junior and senior, and led the conference in rebounding as a senior. His is still only one of twenty players to score more than 500 points in a season (504). He was also an outstanding track athlete for the Wolf Pack, lettering four years, 1963-66. He was primarily a high jumper with a personal collegiate best of 6’8”. Moore went on to become the City Manager of Richmond, California.

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After sweeping all three diving competitions, Sharae Zheng helped lead the Pack to a third place finish at the 2017 Mountain West Championships. Not only did she become just the third diver in MW history to win all three events, Zheng finished the weekend setting two MW records. As a program, the Pack has now won 14 of the 15 diving events at the championships, since Nevada joined the MW five years ago.

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