- Associated Press - Wednesday, January 15, 2014

RENO, Nev. (AP) - Derrick Marks scored 21 points Tuesday night and Boise State beat Nevada 74-65, handing the Wolf Pack its first Mountain West Conference loss.

Nevada (9-9, 4-1) jumped to a 7-0 lead, with Cole Huff scoring five in the run, but Boise State (12-5, 2-2) replied with a 15-0 run and led 30-23 at halftime.

Nevada opened the second half with a 7-0 run, tying it at 30 on a jumper by AJ West, then stayed close until Anthony Drmic hit a trey, sparking an 8-0 run and a 10-point Boise State lead. The Broncos pulled away and led by as many as 15.

The Broncos outshot the Wolf Pack 43.4 percent to 34.5 percent, and outrebounded them 41-31.

Drmic finished with 17, Ryan Watkins had 11 and grabbed 11 rebounds, and Nick Duncan scored 10.

Jerry Evans Jr. led Nevada with 17, Michael Perez had 16, and Huff 12.

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