Record number of Wolf Pack student-athletes set graduate at University Commencement ceremonies this week
65 Wolf Pack student-athletes to earn degrees
Criswell, Drew, Fenner, Oliver, Stivrins and Coleman honored
Wolf Pack and Eagles at 6 p.m.
Wolf Pack and Eagles at 6 p.m.
Tyron Criswell led all scorers with 31 points in the loss.
Marqueze Coleman, Jerry Evans, Jr. and Ali Fall talk to the media following the Wolf Pack's win over Oregon Tech.
2016 Seniors - Coleman, Criswell, Rodriguez and Stivrins
Nevada 85, Morehead State 82 (OT) - CBI Championship
Nevada 86, Vermont 72 - CBI Semifinals
Nevada 64, New Mexico 62 - 2016 MW Championships
Nevada 73, Utah State 68
Outrigger Resorts Rainbow Classic all-tournament team
Coaches: All-MW 2nd team
Media: All-MW 2nd team
Team: Closer Award
NABC District 17: 2nd team
2015-16 (Sr.): Second-team All-Mountain West selection by the conference coaches and media … Named to the NABC District 17 second team … Named to Outrigger Resorts Rainbow Classic team … Received team’s closer award … Led the Pack in scoring averaging 15.1 points per game and dished out a team-high 3.3 assists per game … Helped the Pack become the first MW and Nevada team to win a postseason championship as the Wolf Pack captured the CBI … Played in 34 games and started 25 … Ended his career ranked 21st in school history with 1098 points … Just the 25th player at Nevada to score 1000 points … Ranks ninth at Nevada with 379 made free throws in his career … Set the Pack senior record with 181 made and 243 attempted free throws in a season … The 181 made free throws is the third most in a season at Nevada and 243 is the second most attempted in season … Ranked eighth in the MW in scoring (15.1 ppg), eighth in assists (3.3 apg) and eighth in assist/turnover ratio (1.3 at/r) … In MW play was sixth in scoring (16.9 ppg), fourth in assists (3.6 apg), tied for fourth in steals (1.7 spg) and was seventh in assist/turnover ratio (1.2 at/r) … Scored 20 or more points in 12 games which included three games of 30 plus points … In the Utah State game suffered an ankle injury with 16:20 to play in the win over the Aggies and did not return ... Missed the next four games and played sparing in three others before the netting 20 in the Vermont CBI contest ... Scored a game-high 31 points and grabbed a career-high 10 rebounds at UNLV to record his first double-double at Nevada ... Scored 15 points at SJSU to become the 25th player in school history to score 1,000 points in a career ... Eight times has posted a game-high; 34 at Hawai`i, 31 at Pacific, 19 vs. Drake, 26 at New Mexico, 22 at Fresno State, 21 vs. UNLV, 21 vs. San Diego State and 31 at UNLV ... Tied his career-high with 15 made free throws and established a new career high with 20 attempted free throws in the UNLV home game … The 20 free throw attempts in the UNLV game tied the school record and is tied for the third most in MW history in a conference game ... Streak of 10 consecutive double figure scoring games ended at Wyoming when he totaled nine points ... Led the Pack 13 times this season in scoring and 17 times during his career ... Topped the team with seven rebounds and eight assists in the BSU home game .... Dished out a career-high 11 assists against Holy Names which was the second highest total in the MW … Set career season highs in points (513), rebounds (145), free throws made (181), 3-pointers made (30) and field goals made (151) in a season ... Filled the stat sheet at Air Force with 12 points, eight rebounds, seven assists and four steals in 34 minutes of play ... Scored 22 or more points in the Pack’s first three MW games and had seven 20 plus points games in conference play ... Scored 64.5 percent of his points (331-of-513) after halftime which includes 22 in overtime for an average of 9.7 points per game after the break ... Averaged 5.3 made free throws per game on 7.1 attempts per contest ... Nationally ranked 19th in free throws attempted (243) and 24th having made (181) ... Back-to-back 30 point games with 34 at Hawai`i and 31 at Pacific that were both game highs ... Played all 50 minutes in the double overtime win at Pacific ... Scored a career-high 34 points in the Hawai`i game in just 24 minutes with 32 points coming in the second half ... At Pacific netted 31 points with 15 coming in the two overtime periods, eight in the first OT and seven in the second OT … Lettered for the fourth time.
2014-15 (Jr.): Appeared in 30 games and started 24 in his third season in the program ... Started the first 17 games of the season and scored in double figures in the first five games of the year ... Hit the winning shot with 4.8 seconds to play at UNLV to give Nevada a 64-62 victory over their intrastate rivals ... Scored a season and game-high 24 points in the Pack’s 66-63 overtime victory over New Mexico with 21 of the points coming in the second half ... Scored nine of the final 11 points in regulation of the UNM game ... The 24 points tied D.J. Fenner for the high by a Nevada player during the season ... Led the team averaging 2.3 assists per game and was second scoring 9.4 points per contest playing 25.9 minutes per game which ranked third on the team ... Second on the team with 15 double figures scoring games ... Four times led the Pack in scoring with three coming at home against Air Force (18), Fresno State (19), New Mexico (24) and at San Diego State (10) … Topped the team in rebounding with his five versus Seton Hall in the US Virgin Islands Tournament ... Ranked eighth in MW play making 77 percent of his free throw attempts ... In the Pack’s home win over Air Force made 6-of-7 shots including 3-of-4 from behind the arc and all three free throw attempts ... Scored in 28-of-30 games played ... Earned third basketball letter.
2013-14 (So.): Played in 27 games earning two road starts at Cal Poly and San Francisco for an injured Jerry Evans, Jr. ... Missed five games with an eye injury that required surgery and forced him to wear glasses on the floor ... Scored in double figures five times including a then career-high 15 vs. Missouri at the Las Vegas Tournament ... Made 5-of-9 shots in the Missouri game including 1-of-2 three-pointers and all four free throw attempts ... Earned the Pack’s Sixth Man Award for the second year in a row ... Three double figure scoring games came in a four-game stretch at the end of November with 10 against Chattanooga then back-to-back games in the Las Vegas Tournament with 11 vs. UCLA and 15 versus Missouri ... Scored in 25-of-27 games played except at Wyoming and against New Mexico ... Made his first career three-pointer in the season opener vs. Pacific and totaled 12 points against the Tigers ... Connected on 9-of-35 three-pointers during the season ... Scored 12 points in the Pack’s double overtime victory at Boise State ... Scored eight of the Pack’s final 10 points in regulation including a 3-pointer to tie the game at 62 and force overtime at BSU ... Top offensive option off the bench averaging 6.0 points and 2.1 rebounds in 17.7 minutes per game ... Lettered for the second time at Nevada.
2012-13 (Fr.): Played in all 31 games in his first year at Nevada to earn his first basketball letter ... Selected as Pack’s Sixth Man Award recipient ... Started the final two games of the season posting back-to-back then career highs with 12 points at Colorado State and 14 against Wyoming in the MW Tournament ... Led the Pack in rebounding the final two games with five at Colorado State and seven versus Wyoming which also set then back-to-back career bests ... Five times scored in double figures ... Scored 45 percent (64-of-141) of his points at the free throw making 64-of-83 ... With Nevada trailing Air Force 67-66 stole the ball made the layup and converted the free throw after being fouled to put the Pack up 69-67 with 31 seconds left as Nevada went on to win 74-69 ... Three times at home scored 11 points in a game vs. Green Bay, Cal State San Marcos and Fresno State ... Averaged 4.5 points and 1.2 rebounds in 14 minutes per game ... Only three-pointer made came in the final game of the year versus Wyoming in the MW Tournament.
Helped Bishop Alemany High School, Mission Hills, Calif. to the Division III state title, Mission League championship and Southern Section Division III-A title as the team posted a 33-4 record ... Selected as the Cal-Hi Sports/ESPN High School Division III California Player of the Year and received the prestigious John Wooden Award as the Division III California Player of the Year ... Co-Mission League and co-Southern Section Player of the Year ... LA Times All-Star ... Scored 27 points in Alemany’s 71-67 victory over Sacred Heart Cathedral in the Division III state championship ... MVP of the 17th Annual Valley Sports Foundation Battle of the Valley all star game after scoring 32 points, grabbing 10 rebounds, dishing out four assists as his east squad won 133-111 ... Averaged 21.4 points, 6.9 rebounds, 2.5 steals and 2.4 assists his senior year for coach Tray Meeks who was named the LA Times Coach of the Year.
General studies major ... Son of Deon and Natalie Coleman ... Has twin brother Michael who also attends Nevada ... In his spare time enjoys listening to music and socializing with friends ... Chose the Pack over Pepperdine, LMU, USC and UCLA ... Career highlight was getting a clutch rebound and making two free throws in the state championship game to put the game away.