The Nevada Wolf Pack visit UNT Coliseum in Denton, Texas on Saturday to play the North Texas Mean Green. Nevada is 4-4 following a 79-66 victory over Pepperdine on Tuesday. Grant Sherfield was the leading scorer for Nevada with 24 points and also had a team-high 10 assists Desmond Cambridge Jr scored 21 points for the Wolf Pack.
Grant Sherfield is leading Nevada in scoring and assists with averages of 18.5 points and 6.5 assists per game, while Warren Washington is the leading rebounder with an average of 6.8 rebounds per game. Nevada has five players averaging double-figures in scoring and the Wolf Pack as a team is scoring an average of 78.3 points per game.
North Texas improved to 3-3 following a 57-54 win over the Drake Bulldogs in the ESPN Events Invitational. North Texas was led in the victory by Rubin Jones with 15 points. The Mean Green committed only 10 turnovers compared to 13 for Drake and outrebounded the Bulldogs 24-21. However North Texas shot only 43.2% compared to 53.5% for Drake.
Tyler Perry is the leading scorer for North Texas with an average of 15.3 points per game, while Thomas Bell is the second leading scorer and leading rebounder with averages of 14.0 points and 6.7 rebounds per game. Rubin Jones is the leader in assists with an average of 2.8 per game. North Texas has two players averaging double-figures in scoring and as a team is scoring an average of 65.5 points per game.