2019 SeasonAll times ET

2019 Schedule
1st in MW
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Ex-UCLA coach Alford hired to lead Nevada

Steve Alford, who was fired by UCLA in December after 5 ½ seasons, has been hired as the next head coach of Nevada, the school announced Thursday.

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104dJeff Borzello

Sources: Alford front-runner for Nevada vacancy

Steve Alford, who was fired by UCLA on Dec. 31, has interviewed for Nevada's head-coaching vacancy and has emerged as the front-runner, sources told ESPN.

Who has the best hair in the NCAA tournament? (2:05)
Who has value in the West Region? (1:44)
Florida heading to Des Moines (6:11)
Bilas: Two of the best non Power-5 teams in West (4:20)
Nevada hangs on in back-and-forth battle with Boise State (1:54)
Porter throws down emphatic alley-oop jam (0:26)
Thurman absorbs contact for and-1 lay-in (0:18)
Johnson drills deep 3-pointer (0:17)

Martin twins lead No. 17 Nevada over SDSU 83-51

Caleb Martin scored 25 points and twin brother Cody added 14 to lead No. 17 Nevada to an 81-53 rout of San Diego State on Saturday night that clinched a share of the Mountain West title with Utah State.

Johnson knocks down deep 3 (0:19)
Porter rips alley-oop dunk (0:17)
Nevada's Martin twins nail slick alley-oop (0:16)
Morris celebrates the 4-point play with the 'Air Guitar' (0:22)
Porter gets the open dunk off the full-court dime (0:18)
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141dJeff Borzello

MWC: Court rush not factor in USU-Nevada fracas

The Mountain West Conference concluded Monday that the fracas following Saturday's Utah State vs. Nevada game came as a result of "inappropriate conduct" in the handshake line and in the locker room areas, not the postgame court rush.

Team Stats

Points Per Game80.1
Rebounds Per Game37.4
Assists Per Game14.6
Points Allowed66.855th

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record4-7
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances7