Nevada Begins Play In Mountain West Championship Wednesday

May 20, 2013

NEVADA TO PLAY IN FIRST MOUNTAIN WEST CHAMPIONSHIP
Nevada (24-30, 11-30 MW) will play in its first Mountain West Championship starting Wednesday night at 7 p.m. versus Fresno State (21-31, 14-16 MW).  The 2013 MW Championship is being hosted at Fresno State’s Pete Beiden Field from May 22-26.  The winner of the double elimination championship receives the MW’s automatic bid the NCAA Championship.

NEVADA WOLF PACK
    Record: 24-30 MW: 11-19
    Head Coach: Gary Powers (Nevada, 1971)
    at Nevada: 936-760-5  (31st season)
    Career Record: same

MOUNTAIN WEST CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT

Wednesday, May 22     Time    Webcast/TV
Game 1 - No. 3 San Diego State vs. No. 6 Air Force    3 p.m. PT     MWN
Game 2 - No. 4 Fresno State vs. No. 5 Nevada           7 p.m. PT     MWN

Thursday, May 23
Game 3 - Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2                       11 a.m. PT     MWN
Game 4 - No. 2 UNLV vs. Highest winning seed G1/2           3 p.m. PT     MWN
Game 5 - No. 1 New Mexico vs. Lowest winning seed G1/2    7 p.m. PT     MWN

Friday, May 24
Game 6 - Winner Game 3 vs. Lowest losing seed G4/5    11 a.m. PT     MWN
Game 7 - Winner Game 6 vs. Highest losing seed G4/5    3 p.m. PT     MWN
Game 8 - Winner Game 4 vs. Winner Game 5    7 p.m. PT     MWN

Saturday, May 25
Game 9 - Winner Game 7 vs. Loser Game 8    3 p.m. PT     MWN
Championship Game - Winner Game 8 vs. Winner Game 9    7 p.m. PT     MWN

Sunday, May 26
Championship Game 11 (if necessary)    1 p.m. PT     MWN


NEVADA ON RADIO:  Nevada baseball can be heard on ESPN Radio 1450 AM with Hall of Fame announcer Don Marchand calling the action.  Pregame starts 15 minutes prior to first pitch.

LIVE STATS: http://www.nevadawolfpack.com/sports/m-basebl/sched/unv-m-basebl-sched.html

WOLF PACK ON THE INTERNET:  Nevada baseball can be heard over the internet at  NevadaWolfPack.tv for a nominal fee.

VIDEO STREAMING:  All games of the MW Championship will be streamed for free at
http://www.themwc.com/champ/basebl-champ-2013.html