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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Senior Alison Powers made an epic comeback to the pole vault pit after sitting out with injury last season, shattering her own indoor track record at the National Pole Vault Summit. Powers jumped for a mark of 13 feet and 3.5 inches (4.05m), edging out her previous mark by a full six inches. Powers also won her pit at the premiere event.

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