Pack plays winner of #6 Boise State (19-12) and #11 San José State (7-23)
Governor's Series points and third place on the line as Nevada hosts intrastate rival UNLV on senior night
Game to air on ESPN3
Fifth place Pack at fourth place Broncos
Student attendance challenge for Metzker Family Fund
Pack seeking to end five-game skid
A very intelligent player who has good floor vision...Has the ability to shoot it when he has to or make the pass.
2002-2003 SEASON (JUNIOR)
Made an immediate impact during his first season for the Wolf Pack...Started 21-of-30 games...Missed the first two WAC games with a fractured pinky finger...Spent a portion of the year ranked number one in the nation in 3-point field-goal percentage...Led the WAC in 3-point field-goal percentage (.435)...Ranked sixth in the WAC in 3-point field goals made per game (2.13)...Ranked 10th in the conference in steals (1.40 spg), second in league games only (2.06 spg)...Led the team in free-throw percentage (.833)... Fourth on the club in scoring (10.2 ppg) and second in steals (1.4 spg) behind Jerry Petty...Scored a career-best 19 points versus San Diego on December 28...Drained a career-high five 3-pointers at SMU on January 18...Played a career-best 46 minutes in a double-overtime affair at Fresno State on March 1...Just missed a double-double with 13 points and a career-best nine rebounds versus Rice on March 5...Scored a team-high 13 points at Texas Tech in the first round of the NIT.
DODGE CITY CC
Played two seasons at Dodge City CC in Dodge City, Kan...Named first-team Western Division all-Jayhawk conference and first-team Region VI... Averaged 14.1 points, 2.7 assists, 1.8 steals and shot 44 percent (128-of-291) from the field and 49 percent (82-of-168) from the 3-point line as a sophomore...Team went 21-12 overall and 11-5 in conference...Played for former Nevada assistant coach and player, Chris Tifft, who is currently an assistant with the Conquistadors.
Kansas 1A Player of the Year in 2000 and the state's leading scorer in 1999 and 2000...Named first-team all-conference in 1999 and 2000...Also named first-team by the Salina Journal and Hays Daily News in 1999 and 2000.
A General Studies major and Marketing minor...Born 8/24/82...Son of Darrel and Connie Okeson...Enjoys listening to music, refereeing youth basketball, eating and playing video games.