Grant Sherfield scored 27 points, making it six 20-point games in a row, and Nevada beat Fresno State 79-65 on Sunday. Sherfield hit all 10 of his free throw attempts. He added eight assists.
In seven Mountain West games, they are averaging just 69.0 points on 43.4 percent shooting with a dismal 28.7 3-point percentage. Orlando Robinson leads the team in scoring at 17.8 points and 10.1 rebounds per game. Though he did not record one in the first matchup, Robinson has been a double-double machine, totaling six in the team’s first nine games.
In its last seven wins against the Bulldogs, Nevada has won by an average of 10 points. Fresno State's last win in the series came on Jan. 21, 2017, an 81-76 victory. STEPPING UP: Nevada's Grant Sherfield has averaged 18.1 points, 4.1 rebounds and 5.5 assists while Desmond Cambridge Jr. has put up 15.4 points and 4.3 rebounds.