Testing the waters may be a smart decision for players with NBA aspirations, but it leaves their programs in limbo, a situation that is especially detrimental to the mid-majors of the college hoops world, writes Andy Glockner.
Chris Douglas-Roberts scored 16 points before leaving with a sprained ankle and his high-flying, versatile teammates took over from there for a 78-62 victory over Nick Fazekas and Nevada on Sunday in the second round of the NCAA tournament.
With Wolf Pack star Nick Fazekas off his game, Marcelus Kemp capped a 27-point performance with nine points in overtime to lift Nevada to a 77-71 victory over Creighton in the South Regional on Friday.
Marcelus Kemp scored 21 of his 32 points in the second half and Nick Fazekas added 22 points and nine rebounds to lead Nevada (No. 9 ESPN/USA Today; No. 10 AP) to a 69-65 victory over New Mexico State on Saturday night.