Nevada 80, TU 71

Friday, January 23rd 2004, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

(Reno, Nevada-AP) -- Kirk Snyder scored 25 points and nabbed ten rebounds to lead Nevada to an 80-to-71 home victory over Tulsa.

Nevada made 28 points off Tulsa turnovers and sank 31 second-chance points Thursday night.

Nevada led 36-to-30 at halftime.

Tulsa players were the better shooters in the game, making about 48 percent of their attempts. Nevada shot about 44%.

Nick Fazekas scored 19 points and grabbed eleven rebounds for Nevada. Todd Okeson scored eleven, and Garry Hill-Thomas added ten.

Anthony Price led Tulsa with 18 points and six rebounds. Jason Parker had 15 points, two rebounds and seven assists.