Two nights, two upsets – Wyoming drops Nevada from MWC play

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Freshman Kwane Marble II scored a occupation-higher 24 points and eleventh-seeded Wyoming shocked No. three Nevada seventy four-71 in a Mountain West Convention Match quarterfinal sport Thursday night time.

The Cowboys (nine-23) confront second seed Utah State Friday night time. Wyoming conquer sixth seed Colorado State eighty-seventy four on Wednesday to develop into the initial No. eleven seed in MWC heritage to gain a conference tournament sport. Wyoming shut the common year acquiring missing six of its final 7.

Nisre Zouzoua built a pair of foul photographs with nine:fifty eight remaining to give Nevada a fifty six-46 lead. The Cowboys then went on a 16-5 run and took the lead for fantastic when Hunter Thompson buried a three-pointer with 4:39 remaining to make it sixty two-sixty one.

Marble followed with a layup, a jump shot, a pair of free of charge throws and an additional

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