Edgar Jones (1975-79/ Basketball)

Edgar Jones was a four-year starter for Nevada from 1975-76 and 1978-79. He is the all-time leading scorer for the university with 1,877 points in 101 games, or 18.6 points a game for his entire career. He is second on the all-time rebounding list at 1,116 or 11.1 per game. Jones was first team ALL-West Coast Athletic Conference in 1976-77 and second team in 1975-76 and 1977-78. During his four years with the team, the Wolf Pack was 67-41, including 21-7 in 1978-79 when the team got a National Invitational Tournament Bid. Jones went on to a successful National Basketball Association career with New Jersey, Detroit.

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Sept. 21 - Sept. 27

Emily Capaul


Sophomore Emily Capaul tied the school record with her 597 in air rifle against Ohio State on Sunday.  Capaul shot 57 perfect tens out of 60 possible shots.  Her first shot was a nine then she shot 57, tens in the next 59 attempts.  Two of her nines were just 1/10th of a millimeter from being a ten.

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