Final: Boise State defeated Nevada 74-65, as four Broncos scored in double digits Derrick Marks led the way with 21 points, Anthony Drmic had 17, Ryan Watkins had 11 and Nick Duncan had 10. The Broncos held the conference's top scorer, Deonte Burton, to seven points on 1-of-8 shooting.
Halftime: Boise State held a 30-23 halftime lead, as the Broncos held the Wolf Pack to 25 percent shooting Nevada made 6-of-24 shots from the field, including 1-of-9 from 3-point range. Deonte Burton, the No. 1 scorer in the Mountain West, had four points on 1-of-5 shooting. The Broncos had five steals. Six Broncos had at least three points in the first half, led by Derrick Marks' eight points. He also had four rebounds and three assists.
Pre-game notes: Boise State broke out the all-black uniforms for Tuesday's Mountain West matchup at Nevada. The Wolf Pack, off to a 4-0 start in league play, are the league's biggest surprise after winning only three conference games all of last season. Guard Deonte Burton leads the conference with 21.8 points per game and is the reigning player of the week. Nevada gave up 80.1 ppg in nonconference play, but is yielded 20 points fewer per contest in four Mountain West games.