Boise State will face off against Nevada in the quarterfinal of the Mountain West championship tournament on Thursday for a tip off time of 3 PM eastern. This game will be available to watch on the CBS sports networks. Nevada comes into this game with a record on the season of 13–17, and have lost four out of the last five games coming again San Diego State, Wyoming, UNLV, and on the road against Boise State their opponents in this match up by the score of 73–67. The only victory for Nevada Inn their last five games came on the road again San Jose State.
Boise state comes into this game with a record on the season of 24–7, and have won four out of the last five games coming against Nevada, UNLV, San Diego State, and Utah State by the score of 68–57. The only loss for Boise state in the last five games came on the road against Colorado state by the score of 71–68.
Grant Sherrfield is the team leader for Nevada Inn points per game averaging 18.5 on the season with a field goal percentage of 42.7%, and a free-throw percentage of 86.4%. Desmond Cambridge is the team leader for Nevada in rebounds per game at 5.3. Grant Sherrfield is the team leader for Nevada in minutes per game averaging 35.5 on the season.
Emmanuel Akot is the team leader for Boise State in minutes per game average and 31.5 on the season. Mladen Armus is the team leader for Boise State in rebounds per game averaging 7.8. Abu Kigab is the Boise State team leader in points per game at 14.7 on the season with a field goal percentage of 50.8%, and a free-throw percentage of 66.9%.