Nevada closes out non-conference at UC Santa Barbara
Dec. 19, 2013
RENO, Nev. -
NEVADA WOLF PACK (4-6)
The University of Nevada women’s basketball team (4-6) will close out its non-conference schedule on the road Saturday afternoon at UC Santa Barbara (4-5). Tip-off is scheduled for 2 p.m. at The Thunderdome in Santa Barbara, Calif.
“Saturday’s game will be the final test for us before starting Mountain West play,” head coach Jane Albright said. “We have played a tough non-conference schedule that has challenged our team. UC Santa Barbara is a quality opponent and we will look to end this portion of our schedule on a high note.”
UC Santa Barbara leads the overall series with Nevada 16-2. The Wolf Pack defeated the Gauchos 59-43 at home during the 2009-10 season. The win snapped a five-game losing streak to UC Santa Barbara. The Gauchos are led by Nicole Nesbit’s 18 ppg.
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