Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jul 17, 2018

Throughout the NBA Summer League, we have enjoyed watching our former players Cam Oliver of the Philadelphia 76ers and Kendall Stephens of the Orlando Magic play. Cam was a highlight reel with his high-flying dunks and Kendall proved his ability to k...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jul 16, 2018

As we approach week 5 of our summer practices, we thought it would be a good time to reflect on off season goals and how we approached them with teams in the past. Program’s should have both team goals and personal goals for their players. With th...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jul 12, 2018

Throwback to February 19th, 2004 when Shaq and the Lakers faced off against Coach Muss and the Golden State Warriors. The Lakers won the game 100-99. Shaq had 31 points and 16 rebounds. This Lakers squad was stacked with Hall of Famers Shaq, Kobe Bry...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jul 12, 2018

Last night, we had the opportunity to spend the time with NBA Legend Shaquille O'Neal, who is in town for the Governor’s Dinner on Thursday, July 12th. The Pre-Governor’s Dinner event was held at Rick Reviglio’s house in Reno and consisted of n...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jul 11, 2018

On behalf of the Nevada coaching staff, we are excited for the recruiting period and the opportunity to find future Pack players! Here at Nevada, we have a culture of players that work hard. It’s not always about how many points a player scores, or...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jul 10, 2018

In the summer of 2004 I had the opportunity to have dinner with Michael Lombardi of the Oakland Raiders. Michael broke down strengths and weaknesses of NFL coaches at the time.   New England Patriots – Bill Belichick – Great organizer ...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jul 09, 2018

We are proud to announce another addition to our coaching staff. Mike joins to the Wolf Pack family after four seasons at Memphis. "We are extremely excited to hire Mike as our new multimedia specialist," Musselman said. "To get a guy like ...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jul 09, 2018

At Nevada, Pack players and the coaching staff are constantly finding ways to get better through articles, motivational quotes and books. We implement these into our practices daily through film or graphics we create. John Wooden, one of the most su...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jul 07, 2018

At Nevada, we like to change up small aspects of practice to make every day fun and exciting. Yesterday at practice, Pack players dribbled for 2 minutes straight with the lights off and music playing.   Pack coaches played defense agains...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jul 06, 2018

Every off-season, our staff meets on a variety of topics, from different offensive and defenisve projects, to operational projects to become more organized, or even summer workout plans for our players. One of our projects that we have done since our...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jul 05, 2018

BRANDON DUNSON INTRODUCTION VIDEO: https://youtu.be/M3nkjvDzJXI Wolf Pack Nation, please join us in welcoming Brandon Dunson as the newest addition to our coaching staff. Dunson fills the spot previously held by Johnny Jones who accepted the h...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jul 02, 2018

Over the weekend, we were doing some "Spring Cleaning" in our offices and we came across some old notes from our "Special Defenses" that we used in the NBA for certain players. Some of these defenses are pretty unique so we wanted to share. The bigge...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jun 25, 2018

University of Nevada head men's basketball coach Eric Musselman continues to fill in the Wolf Pack's difficult non-conference schedule with the addition of Utah for the 2018-19 season.   Nevada will play at the Huntsman Center in ...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jun 22, 2018

University of Nevada senior Kendall Stephens has signed to play for the Orlando Magic's summer league team.  The 6-7 sharp shooter earned third-team All-Mountain West honors this past season.  Stephens helped the Wolf Pack win the...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jun 22, 2018

University of Nevada head men's basketball coach Eric Musselman announced today that the Wolf Pack will host Akron on Dec. 22 at Lawlor Events Center.  The Pack is working to complete its non-conference slate as neutral site games with...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jun 21, 2018

As Nevada begins their summer offseason program there is a sense of excitement running through campus and throughout the Reno community about the potential of the upcoming season. However, with the season being months away, it seems high time to take...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jun 20, 2018

 University of Nevada head men's basketball coach Eric Musselman has added three walk-ons for the 2018-19 season.  Transfer Josiah Wood joins high school players Isaiah Rhymes and Jalen Townsell as the newest members of the Wolf P...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jun 11, 2018

The University of Nevada and the Mountain West announced the men's basketball conference schedule today, featuring ten home and eight road games for the Wolf Pack. The Pack will look to defend its Mountain West Conference Regular Season Champion for...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jun 08, 2018

The Nevada Pack staff was doing some offseason cleaning around the office today, when they came across the Reno Bighorns’ "Pyramid of Success." Coach Musselman used this pyramid when he coached the Bighorns in 2010-11. Coach Musselman’s core val...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jun 04, 2018

The Nevada Wolf Pack has officially announced that the team will travel to USC on December 1st to take on the Trojans at the Galen Center.   This will be the first part of a home-and-home series between Nevada and USC. “This is a great oppor...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

May 29, 2018

RENO, Nev. - Cody and Caleb Martin have announced they are returning to the University of Nevada for their senior season. Cody Martin was voted as Mountain West Defensive Player of the Year, All-Mountain West Second-Team, and averaged 13.6 ppg ,and 6...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

May 26, 2018

RENO, Nev. - After entering the NBA Draft without an agent, Nevada Forward Jordan Caroline has decided to return to school for his senior season. Caroline averaged 17.7 points, 8.6 rebounds, and 2.2 assists during his junior campagin while picking up...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

May 23, 2018

For the second year in a row, the Nevada Basketball Program has received a perfect score of 1,000 in the Academic Progress Report. The NCAA uses the APR as a way to evaluate teams’ performance in terms of eligibility, retention, and graduation rate...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

May 21, 2018

RENO, Nev. - The University of Nevada Basketball Program has been invited to play in the Jerry Colangelo Classic on December 9th in the Talking Stick Resort Arena against Grand Canyon University. The event is a one-day doubleheader which will feature...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

May 17, 2018

RENO, Nev. – This Spring and Summer, a record 77 Nevada Wolf Pack student-athletes have applied for graduation, three of which include Cody and Caleb Martin, and Kendall Stephens. Coach Musselman on the 3 graduates, "Cody, Caleb, and Kendall are th...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

May 15, 2018

RENO, Nev. - Nevada’s Cody and Caleb Martin have been selected to attend the 2018 NBA Draft Combine in Chicago May 16-20.  Cody and Caleb are two of just 69 players that were invited to the combine. The combine features five-on-five game...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

May 15, 2018

Below are are some statistics that we were able to grab the final 5 minutes of every game.  Nevada Final 5 Minutes of Game Offensive Dissection Shot Distribution1. Caleb 79 shots (40 3 balls)2. Jordan 64 shots (17 3 balls)3. Cody 45 shots ...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

May 14, 2018

RENO, Nev. - The University of Nevada Basketball Program has been invited back to the Staples Center this upcoming season to face off with Arizona State in the annual Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Classic on Friday, December 7th.  "...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

May 13, 2018

RENO, Nev. – University of Nevada senior has accepted an invitation to attend the Professional Basketball Combine May 23-24 at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla.  Stephens will be one of 24 players who will display their skills at the seconda...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

May 11, 2018

Reno, Nevada - The University of Nevada has landed 6'11 5-Star Forward Jordan Brown from Roseville, California. Brown is the highest-rated recruit Nevada has ever landed, while also being selected in the prestigious McDonald's All-Americxan and Nike ...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

May 07, 2018

Ehab Amin (Alexandria, Egypt) has signed to play for head coach Eric Musselman and the University of Nevada next season. Amin is a graduate transfer who led the nation in steals with 124 (3.4 per game) at Texas A&M Corpus Christi, two seasons ago...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

May 04, 2018

Over the past few weeks, Wolf Pack players have been coming in to receive their NCAA Watch. This is the second straight year that Nevada Wolf Pack players have received NCAA Tournament watches!  Eric Musselman on the players receiving their wat...

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May 03, 2018

Reno, Nev. – The University of Nevada Men’s Basketball team will play at Loyola Chicago on November 27th in the Mountain West-Missouri Valley Challenge Seri...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Apr 25, 2018

Reno, Nevada – The University of Nevada men's basketball team is searching for students that would like to join the program as student managers for the 2018-19 academic year. Any incoming full-time Nevada or current student is welcome to apply. St...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Apr 25, 2018

Nevada has landed a commitment from graduate transfer power forward Trey Porter from Woodbridge, Virginia. Porter is listed at 6’10, 230lbs, and comes to Nevada after leading Old Dominion to a 25-7 record with an appearance in the Conference USA Se...

Post by: Anthony Resnick

Apr 16, 2018

Michael Musselman, the oldest son of Nevada head men's basketball coach Eric Musselman, will work as a graduate assistant in 2018-19 for the Wolf Pack basketball team.  He joins the Musselman coaching tree as his grandfather Bill Musselma...

Post by: Anthony Resnick

Apr 16, 2018

Daughter of Head Coach Eric Musselman, Mariah, became an overnight sensation when she was interviewed during Nevada's game against Texas in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Since doing well in her first appearance the nation fell in love with ...

Post by: Anthony Resnick

Apr 16, 2018

Junior Cody Martin received The Hunt Award on Wednesday night. The award goes to the player who worked hardest on and off the court, including getting in extra hours in the gym and working hard in the classroom.  In his first season at...

Post by: Anthony Resnick

Apr 16, 2018

After putting together a 29-8 season that included its second consecutive Mountain West Regular Season Championship and an NCAA Tournament run to the Sweet Sixteen, Nevada finished at no. 20 in the final USA Today Polls. The Pack was 22nd ...

Post by: Anthony Resnick

Apr 16, 2018

On Wednesday night over 600 University of Nevada supporters attended the celebration of the men's basketball team's outstanding season and run to the Sweet 16 at the Silver Legacy Resort and Casino.  The 600 is the largest attended postseason me...

Post by: Anthony Resnick

Feb 21, 2018

Nevada will wear special warmup shirts tonight in remembrance of former University of Nevada president Dr. Joe Crowley.  Dr. Crowley served as the University of Nevada, Reno president for a record-setting 23 years, from 1978 to 2001. When ...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Feb 21, 2018

At Tuesday's practice, there was a special visitor, Reno native Dillon and his family. Dillon who is battling cancer received a basketball autographed by the team. Dillon's family was able to meet the players and coaching staff as well as spend time ...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Feb 21, 2018

Nevada basketball Head Coach Eric Musselman has donated $500 dollars to a University of Nevada, Reno sorority that will be competing, during tonight's game against San Jose State, to earn points amongst the local sorority chapters. The winning s...

Post by: Anthony Resnick

Feb 06, 2018

Charlie, Being a walk-on at the college level isn’t easy…  There is a certain level of mental and physical toughness that you need to have to come to practice day in and day out, compete with scholarship players, knowing, you may only get a...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Feb 02, 2018

In honor of Black History Month, which spans the month of February, Nevada basketball has teamed up with Nike, unveiling new warmup shirts. The additional all-black warmup shirt boldly states “Equality” in silver lettering, with “Nevada Basket...

Post by: Anthony Resnick

Feb 02, 2018

University of Nevada head men’s basketball coach Eric Musselman has inked Jalen Harris to a scholarship agreement to play for the Wolf Pack in the 2019-20 season.  Harris, a transfer from Louisiana Tech, will sit out the 2018-19 season under N...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jan 30, 2018

A great friend, former San Diego Padres and Arizona Diamondbacks general manager Kevin Towers passed away after a battle with thyroid cancer. Kevin Towers or better known as “KT” was a great friend and mentor. We had many conversations about tea...

Post by: Eric Mussleman

Jan 30, 2018

The Nevada men’s basketball team has partnered with the American Heart Association of Northern Nevada to highlight Wednesday night’s game to bring awareness...

Post by: Anthony Resnick

Jan 16, 2018

In a night of celebration, the Reno Bighorns will recognize former head coaches, Bill Musselman and Eric Musselman for their contribution to the NBA D-League team. Established in 1978-1979, the Reno Bighorns played in the Western Basketball Associat...