Boxscore
Stanford 84, Nevada 56
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 9:00 PM
Location - Maples Pavilion, Stanford, California
Officials - Darron George, Verne Harris, Glenn Mayberry
Attendance - 3020

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Nevada 27 29 56
Stanford 42 42 84

Recap


Stanford 84, Nevada 56: Josh Owens and Chasson Randle led a balanced scoring attack with 15 points apiece and the Cardinal dominated the Wolf Pack in the quarterfinals of the NIT.

Stanford (24-11) improved to 17-3 at home and will meet Massachusetts in Tuesday's semifinals at New York’s Madison Square Garden. Massachusetts beat Drexel 72-70 in the quarterfinals Tuesday.

Malik Story scored 14 points and Deonte Burton added 13 for Nevada (28-7), which trailed 42-27 at halftime.

Stanford shot 65.4 percent from the field in the first half and was never threatened. Four players scored in double figures for the Cardinal, including Josh Huestis (12) and Aaron Bright (10).

Stanford, which used a 20-2 run to lead 81-49 with three minutes to play, outrebounded the Wolf Pack 33-28 and shot 53.4 percent overall.

Olek Czyz had 11 points and eight rebounds for Nevada, which lost for only the fourth time in its last 29 games.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Stanford is only the fourth team to play at Madison Square Garden in the preseason and postseason NIT during the same season. … Stanford won the NIT title in 1991 against Oklahoma. … Burton, the Western Athletic Conference Player of the Year, was 3-of-10 shooting. … Stanford leads the all-time series with Nevada 21-9 and has won six in a row.

Nevada Wolf Pack

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Olek Czyz 22:00 3-6 0-0 5-8 2 6 8 0 2 0 0 1 11
Deonte Burton 34:00 3-10 1-4 6-6 0 0 0 2 4 1 4 0 13
Jerry Evans Jr. 24:00 1-1 0-0 1-3 0 2 2 0 2 0 0 1 3
Dario Hunt 27:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 0 4 4 1 4 0 1 2 2
Malik Story 28:00 5-12 3-9 1-2 1 0 1 1 3 0 3 0 14
Jordan Burris 13:00 2-5 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 1 1 1 2 0 4
Kevin Panzer 22:00 1-5 0-3 0-2 3 3 6 1 0 0 2 0 2
Devonte Elliott 8:00 2-2 0-0 0-2 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 4
Patrick Nyeko 13:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Jordan Finn 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Keith Fuetsch 5:00 1-3 1-1 0-0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 3
Brice Crook 3:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 19-49 5-18 13-23 9 19 28 8 17 3 14 4 56
  38.8% 27.8% 56.5% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 14

Stanford Cardinal

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Jarrett Mann 23:00 3-4 0-0 2-2 1 2 3 6 2 2 0 0 8
Josh Owens 26:00 5-8 0-0 5-7 1 3 4 1 2 2 0 1 15
Andy Brown 3:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Anthony Brown 23:00 2-8 1-2 0-0 0 7 7 0 1 0 0 0 5
Andrew Zimmermann 23:00 4-7 0-1 0-0 2 4 6 4 1 2 1 0 8
Chasson Randle 30:00 5-10 2-4 3-4 0 3 3 0 2 0 1 1 15
Aaron Bright 21:00 3-4 2-2 2-2 0 1 1 3 3 0 3 0 10
Josh Huestis 20:00 4-9 2-4 2-2 3 4 7 1 3 0 0 2 12
Dwight Powell 14:00 4-4 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 1 4 0 1 1 8
Stefan Nastic 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
John Gage 3:00 1-2 1-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Robbie Lemons 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Jack Ryan 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
Jack Trotter 4:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wade Morgan 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 31-58 8-14 14-17 8 25 33 17 19 7 9 5 84
  53.4% 57.1% 82.4% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 9
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