UNLV WOMEN’S BASKETBALL PLAYS FIRST GOVERNOR’S SERIES GAME OF 2012-13 AT NEVADA, RENO
Lady Rebels have won four straight against the Wolf Pack
Wednesday’s game between the UNLV Lady Rebels and Nevada, Reno is not only the first between the schools as conference rivals since the 1995-96 season when both teams were in the WAC, it’s also the first women’s basketball matchup as part of the Governor’s Series, presented by NV Energy, that was established on Oct. 8, 2012. The contest will tip-off at 6:30 pm in Lawlor Events Center, and the UNLV radio broadcast for the game by Adam Candee can be heard on KSHP 1400 AM as well as off a link from UNLVRebels.com. There will also be a link provided on UNLVRebels.com to the free web stream of the game.
The series between the two in-state rivals has been dominated by UNLV by a 26-6 margin. Head coach Kathy Olivier, a former All-American for the Lady Rebels, knows just how important the rivalry is for UNLV, and is a perfect 4-0 against the Wolf Pack, 2-0 in both Las Vegas and in Reno.
GAME 20 – Wednesday, January 30 • 6:30 pm
UNLV (6-13, 2-3 MW)
Head coach: Kathy Olivier (66-79, 5th year)
Leading scorer: Sr./G Kelli Thompson (17.4 ppg)
Nevada, Reno (6-12, 1-4 MW)
Head coach: Jane Albright (70-76, 5th year)
Leading scorer: Sr./G Chanelle Brennan (14.5 ppg)
Lawlor Events Center (11,536)
TV: Live webcast at UNLVRebels.com
Radio: KSHP 1400 AM (Adam Candee)/UNLVRebels.com
Live Stats: Gametracker