Sanfran 27 24 51
Nevada 26 33 59
Date of game: 12/15/2012

Recap: Nevada vs. San Francisco

Reno, NV (Sports Network) - Deonte Burton led all scorers with 14 points as the Nevada Wolf Pack held off the San Francisco Dons, 59-51, in non-conference action at Lawlor Events Center.

Burton also added four rebounds, three assists, and three steals for Nevada (7-4), which has won three straight. Jordan Burris added 11 points and seven boards for the Wolf Pack.

For San Francisco (5-3), Cole Dickerson tallied 11 points and nine rebounds, while Tim Derksen and Tao Xu netted 10 points apiece.

Despite shooting 50 percent from the field in the first half, the Dons had just a 27-26 lead heading into intermission. Nevada shot only 31.4 percent in the opening frame, but it attempt 11 more field goals than San Francisco.

Nevada built a 15-point lead with seven and a half minutes left to play, but the Dons ripped off a 15-2 run to make it just a two-point game, 51-49, with under three minutes to play. San Francisco could not complete the comeback however, as the Wolf Pack drained five free throws in the final minute to seal the win.

Both teams were off the mark from three-point range, with San Francisco making 2-of-15 from beyond the arc and Nevada going a woeful 2-of-23.

Game Notes

Winston cleared of FSU conduct violations

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was found not to have violated the university's conduct code over allegations that he sexually assaulted a fellow student in December 2012.

Giants acquire McGehee from Marlins

The San Francisco Giants have acquired infielder Casey McGehee from the Miami Marlins in exchange for minor league pitchers Kendry Flores and Luis Castillo.

Vancouver's Hansen collapses on bench

Vancouver Canucks forward Jannik Hansen collapsed on the bench during the second period of Saturday's game against the Calgary Flames and had to be helped to the locker room.

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